Webinars & Events Calendar

Draft EPEAT Climate Change Mitigation Criteria

October 13, 2021

8:00 am - 9:30am PDT | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm CEST

Register Here The Global Electronics Council is undertaking a multi-year initiative to revise its EPEAT criteria to align with priority sustainability impacts, including Climate Change Mitigation, Sustainable Use of Resources (or Circularity), Reduction of Chemicals of Concern, and Corporate ESG Performance. When complete, these “modular” criteria will be applied across all EPEAT product categories. This…

A Night Out With GEC – Atlanta, GA

October 7, 2021

11:00 am PT / 2:00 pm ET

Join the Global Electronics Council virtually, from the National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta, Georgia on October 7th, 2021. We’ll have a chance to hear from sustainability leaders about the impact of procurement on social equity. You won’t want to miss this event! Click here to register!

The Power of Federal Procurement

August 25, 2021

10:15 am – 11:30 am PDT / 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm EDT / 7:15 pm – 8:30 pm (19:15 - 20:30) CEST

The US Federal Government has been a leader in sustainable acquisition for more than two decades. Our panel discussion will address the importance of past and current federal sustainable acquisition initiatives in providing energy-related cost savings, meeting environmental goals, reducing GHGs, and increasing federal infrastructure resiliency. As the private sector moves to leverage their purchasing…

2021 EPEAT Purchaser Awards Virtual Event

July 28, 2021

10:00amPDT/ 1:00pmEDT/ 6:00pmBST/ 1:00amCST

Join the Global Electronics Council and purchasers from around the world as we announce the 2021 EPEAT Purchaser Award Winners – leaders in sustainable electronics procurement! Get your access link for this special event.

Society’s Global Appetite for Technology Accelerates Climate Change and E-Waste: Leveraging the Power of Sustainable and Circular Procurement

July 8, 2021

10:15 am – 11:45 am PDT / 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm EDT / 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm (19:15 - 20:45) CEST

Join the Global Electronics Council and its partnering organizations in a two-webinar series featuring GEC’s new Global Campaign to coalesce individual and country initiatives into global demand for sustainable and circular technology products & services that mitigate climate change and create jobs.  The Global Campaign will have a major impact on the health of the…

Over the past year, the Global Electronics Council has hosted rigorous workshops with an esteemed group of stakeholders to revise the Purchaser Guide for Addressing Labor & Human Rights Impacts in Technology Procurement – we are thrilled to officially announce the launch of this guide. Join GEC and representatives from our three working groups, representing…

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Draft EPEAT Climate Change Mitigation Criteria

October 13, 2021

8:00 am - 9:30am PDT | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm CEST

Register Here The Global Electronics Council is undertaking a multi-year initiative to revise its EPEAT criteria to align with priority sustainability impacts, including Climate Change Mitigation, Sustainable Use of Resources (or Circularity), Reduction of Chemicals of Concern, and Corporate ESG Performance. When complete, these “modular” criteria will be applied across all EPEAT product categories. This…

Drones aren’t just for hobbyists. They are also used by scientists to monitor natural resources…

A Night Out With GEC – Atlanta, GA

October 7, 2021

11:00 am PT / 2:00 pm ET

Join the Global Electronics Council virtually, from the National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta, Georgia on October 7th, 2021. We’ll have a chance to hear from sustainability leaders about the impact of procurement on social equity. You won’t want to miss this event! Click here to register!

2021 EPEAT Purchaser Awards Virtual Event

July 28, 2021

10:00amPDT/ 1:00pmEDT/ 6:00pmBST/ 1:00amCST

Join the Global Electronics Council and purchasers from around the world as we announce the 2021 EPEAT Purchaser Award Winners – leaders in sustainable electronics procurement! Get your access link for this special event.

Over the past year, the Global Electronics Council has hosted rigorous workshops with an esteemed group of stakeholders to revise the Purchaser Guide for Addressing Labor & Human Rights Impacts in Technology Procurement – we are thrilled to officially announce the launch of this guide. Join GEC and representatives from our three working groups, representing…