Explore innovative technological platforms to address sustainability challenges

Foster Connectivity through Networks

Develop and implement multidisciplinary technological solutions that foster sustainability and connectivity through local, regional, and global networks.


  • By 2018, establish an initiative to promote technology-based sharing economy concepts.

Sustainable IT Standards

Lead the technology industry by creating replicable sustainability standards related to energy, materials, human well-being, and transportation.


  • By 2019, define new sustainability standards for institutional information technology.
  • By 2020, increase teleworking at Yale by 25% to reduce travel and transportation emissions.