1.4 billion people
living where water use exceed minimum recharge levels
80% of waste water
is not collected or treated worldwide
47% of world population
will be living in areas of high water-stress by 2030
The digital economy is transforming the way cities will function, provide services to their citizens, and support businesses. Only with innovation will a city or region be able to attract the best and brightest to its workforce and continue to grow and prosper.
Expanding a government-owned nuclear power plant. Getting the right permits to build a new diamond mine. Redesigning busy train crossings. All benefit from expert knowledge about how to work effectively with government.
Smartphones. Electric cars. Information technology of every kind. Mined materials are no longer the basic building blocks of just buildings, infrastructure, and tools.
Wednesday, May 22, 2019