The SILCI project team are really excited that Kathryn Myronuk is coming over to the UK to join a high-level workshop on disruptive low carbon innovations. Kathryn is Chair Emeritus at the Singularity University in California, and a leading global thinker on exponential technologies and disruptive trends. Among many other accolades, Kathryn was named by CNN as […]
The Crystal will host two workshops on disruptive low carbon innovations co-organised by the SILCI project team. The Crystal is a cutting-edge sustainable building, built by Siemens in the London Docklands. See here for more.
The SILCI project team is co-organising two high-level workshops on disruptive low carbon innovations on March 7 and March 8, 2017, in London. The first workshop will bring together innovators, incumbents, intermediaries, investors, and regulators working on disruptive low carbon innovation. The second workshop will involve researchers and practitioners identifying the main challenges for advancing […]
New Scientist organised a one day ‘Reinventing Energy’ conference in London involving many leading ‘disruptors’ in the energy and IT sectors. The conference was a follow-on from an earlier report commissioned by New Scientist called “Gamechangers: Energy”
A low carbon transition requires disruptive innovations to challenge prevailing technologies and practices. Many disruptive low carbon innovations have been adopted, but in small numbers. Examples include car sharing networks, car free communities, and net zero energy buildings. To mitigate climate change, these and other innovations must diffuse or spread into the mass market. In the absence of strong policy […]