Workshop Sustainable IT for IT leaders and decision makers (english)

The goal of the workshop is to introduce IT leaders and decision makers to the topic of sustainability in IT so that they can identify and address the main sustainability factors in IT and to develop initial solutions.

By developing sustainability goals, KPIs and their integration into the IT processes, the company can achieve an advanced level of sustainability.

Another focus of this workshop is the development of solutions to overcome obstacles that can arise when implementing sustainability in IT.


Foundations of sustainability

  • Legal requirements and guidelines
  • Sustainability reporting


Sustainability topics in IT

  • IT sustainability strategy
  • Double materiality
  • KPIs and metrics
  • Costs and benefits
  • Best practices
  • Projects and Partnerships


Sustainability organizational structure in IT

  • The connection and dependency between corporate and IT sustainability
  • Sustainability in the IT organizational structure
  • Roles and Responsibilities


IT as part of the problem

  • Energy consumption and CO2 emissions
  • Green Sourcing
  • E-Waste
  • Data Protection
  • DEI


IT as part of the solution

  • Digital Transformation
  • New Work
  • Business Applications for various industries
  • Food Security
  • Data and AI
  • Jevon’s Paradoxon


Integration into business processes

  • Existing and new KPIs
  • Metrics and methods


Eight steps to sustainable IT


Implementation challenges and resolution approaches

  • Strategic obstacles
    • Competing or imprecisely defined sustainability goals
    • Unrealistic expectations
  • Organisational obstacles
    • Departmental thinking (Silos)
    • Insufficient resources and budget
    • Lack of skills and knowledge
  • Obstacles to execution
    • Lack of stakeholder commitment and support
    • Resistance of Change
    • Poor availability of data and measurement systems
    • Use of inappropriate execution methods
    • Communication

Target Audience:

  • CIOs
  • IT leaders and decision makers
    • Operations
    • Infrastructure
    • Applications
    • Purchasing
    • etc.


  • Extended knowledge of IT components and processes

Delivery Methods:

  • Lecture
  • Work in groups
  • Discussion


  • Online


  • 1 Day, 9:00-17:00

Price per Person:

  • 830 EURO

Open Workshops 2023

  • Mo 24. April 2023
  • Mo 18. September 2023

* The maximum number of participants is limited to 12 people.

If you would like to book the workshop in in-house format – online or face-to-face – please contact me.