Paris, Glasgow – November 4, 2021,

In its participation and engagement at Glasgow COP26 this week Atos will emphasize increasing evidence of the purpose that new and emerging digital solutions perform in encouraging organisations of every description cut down emissions.

In demonstrating its major global decarbonization credentials by means of a motivation to offset residual emissions by 2028 along with introducing sensible solutions for its shopper base as nicely as important R&D expenditure in foreseeable future digital systems aimed at decreasing emissions in new and productive methods, Atos is pressing the circumstance for accelerated progress to internet-zero by using its delegation of senior digital professionals attending the summit.

Talking at a panel organized by the United Nations Framework Conference on Local weather Modify (UNFCCC) tomorrow, Nourdine Bihmane, World wide Chief Shipping Officer and Head of Net-Zero Transformation at Atos, will make the circumstance for digital, not only as an enabler of the changeover to internet-zero but as a vital accelerator of this process.

Ahead of the panel event, Nourdine Bihmane explained: “I think a internet-zero foreseeable future is possible, but we ought to get daring action on a global scale. On this journey that we need to accelerate, digital is a lever to help both non-public and general public sectors. Details is at the heart of this, to make correct and well timed conclusions to measure, cut down and then get rid of extra CO2 from the atmosphere. At Atos, we have developed an stop-to-stop portfolio leveraging both technological innovation and nature-based mostly solutions to help this important changeover for our clients.”

In excess of the program of COP26, Atos will:

  • Engage with global small business leaders from the technological innovation sector, general public sector, and other industries to make improvements to expertise of the scale of the sustainability obstacle and go over how they can work collaboratively to tackle it. This work is supported by a modern annual report from EcoAct, an Atos business, which incorporates Local weather Reporting Functionality examination position the top rated twenty organizations in the FTSE 100, DOW thirty and EURO STOXX 50 for climate disclosure, encouraging organizations in the decarbonization room realize how they are accomplishing towards their climate objectives.
  • Get a central purpose in the DEFRA Tech for Local weather Action to study and suggest systems and improvements for making resilience, mitigating emissions, and accomplishing internet-zero by 2050 in alignment with the IPCC suggestions, as nicely as the crucial purpose secure digital instruments perform in cutting carbon emissions.
  • Propose concrete action by means of innovation these as Terra² a revolutionary mobile application that delivers precious climate knowledge enabling determination makers and influencers to make knowledge-driven conclusions, supporting the COP26 ambition.

Atos delivers a backdrop to COP26 action with Electronic Vision: COP26 – its modern opinion paper examining how organizations in every sector can harness digital technological innovation to accelerate progress to internet-zero targets and form a sustainable foreseeable future, with contributions from Atos professionals and senior figures in small business and politics.

Together with this, an report from Atos Uk and Northern Europe CEO Clay Van Doren – ‘Green Cloud: How collaboration is unlocking the environmentally friendly prospective of cloud computing’ –has been released in techUK’s latest report, Local weather Tech: The Innovators, released at the organisation’s COP26 Reception at the Trades Corridor of Glasgow very last night.

Clay Van Doren, CEO, Uk & Ireland and Northern Europe at Atos, explained: “As a direct actor in the decarbonization room offering both actionable solutions now, and R&D expenditure for the prolonged-phrase, Atos calls on governments to seize this momentous possibility for urgent collective action to produce long lasting adjust. Possessing committed to internet-zero by 2028 and as a signatory of the Local weather Pledge ranked Number one in the IT providers sector by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes, we will direct the cost supporting governments and organizations to access internet-zero. That is why we are getting a comprehensive and energetic purpose in COP26.”

Rated Number one in the IT providers sector by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI) Globe and Europe, Atos offers an stop-to-stop digital strategy to enable decarbonization and produce important adjust for clients and companions on their journey to internet-zero. The business has its own motivation to cut down the global carbon emissions less than its handle and affect by 50% by 2025, and to offset its residual emissions by 2028 – seven decades in advance of the 2035 focus on formerly established by the small business.

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About Atos

Atos is a global chief in digital transformation with 107,000 staff and annual revenue of in excess of € eleven billion. European quantity one in cybersecurity, cloud and superior overall performance computing, the Team delivers tailored stop-to-stop solutions for all industries in seventy one nations around the world. A pioneer in decarbonization providers and items, Atos is committed to a secure and decarbonized digital for its clients. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), mentioned on Euronext Paris and bundled on the CAC 40 ESG and Next twenty Paris Stock Indexes.

The function of Atos is to assist style the foreseeable future of the information and facts room. Its know-how and providers help the enhancement of expertise, schooling and analysis in a multicultural strategy and contribute to the enhancement of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the globe, the Team enables its shoppers and staff, and customers of societies at large to are living, work and develop sustainably, in a harmless and secure information and facts room.

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