21 Jun '11, 2pm
The Emergence of VERGE in the UK
GreenBiz Group's VERGE Conference came to London this morning in the second of three discussion sessions focused on the convergence of vehicles, energy, buildings and IT, and the promise that intersection holds for the future of business and sustainability. The virtual conference began in Shanghai at 9 a.m. local time today and concludes with a six-hour event tomorrow in San Francisco (you can register for the free webcast event here ). The Royal Society , the world's oldest scientific academy and a center for talks on discovery and innovation for more than 350 years, was the setting for VERGE in London. GreenBiz.com Senior Writer Marc Gunther moderated the conversations initiated by four "firestarters" who each tackled a pillar of VERGE. Executives from Marks & Spencer and Autodesk also were on hand to talk about how VERGE applies to their firms. Here are highlights from ...