Technological Innovation for Sustainability

Second IFIP WG 5.5/SOCOLNET Doctoral Conference on Computing, Electrical and Industrial Systems, DoCEIS 2011, Costa de Caparica, Portugal, February 21-23, 2011. Proceedings
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IFIP International Federation for Information Processing , Berlin, Heidelberg
Software engineering, Computer networks, Information systems, Computer science, Artificial intelli
Statementedited by Luis M. Camarinha-Matos
SeriesIFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology -- 349
ContributionsSpringerLink (Online service)
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL25558307M
ISBN 139783642191695, 9783642191701

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The conference topic was with emphasizing on use of ideas of the sustainable development and green growth in research and. In this paper, we aim to discuss the role and importance of technological innovation for sustainable development.

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