16 Oct '12, 10pm

GE, IBM share innovations at VERGE São Paulo: Corporate and civic leaders say partnerships will be key to cities...

View the story "VERGE Brazil highlights need for collaboration in tech-led initiatives" on Storify ]VERGE Brazil highlights need for collaboration in tech-led initiatives Public-private partnerships will be key to cities' efforts to better serve their constituents as more of the world's population moves to urban centers and energy demands multiply. GE, IBM and others discussed how their efforts are working and what's needed to move them forward. Storified by Liz Enochs · Tue, Oct 16 2012 15:38:49 Sustainability thought leaders in Brazil gathered at VERGE Sao Paulo. lots of good discussion taking place. #vergeconMario Salinas Jose Carlos Duarte, CTO for IBM Brazil, spoke about big data and cities. RT @GrnBz: In Brazil 81% of the population lives in cities. - Jose Carlos Duarte Chief Technology Officer, IBM #VERGEConHugh Byrne "Real time for a city is TOO LATE." We need to u...

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