The annual Brussels-based conference on development had one of the biggest audiences ever in 2019. With a plethora of subjects and speakers form everywhere, the subjects brought up to the rooms were of great interest and undeniable importance: the sustainable reintegration of migrant refugees, (in)equalities, food security, digitalising Africa, the adoption of SDGs. Working on these matters are NGOs, governments, associations and people from all across the world. One would get really high hopes on humanity from such events!
The EU must adapt to the fast-paced changing environment of the 21st Century digital revolution.
The real question: how does one create a win-win situation between profit and sustainable practices?
We're gathering today some tens of petabytes per year. Enough to say that 1 Petabyte = 1 million Gigabytes.