Will Obama Lead a Culture Change for Healthcare Reform?
On my flight to D.C. today, I had the pleasure of sitting next to Mark Ganz, President and CEO of Regence, and we struck up a great conversation about what will be required of real reform. We both agreed: it has to drive true culture change. Right now Congress and the Administration are so focused on cost-shifting (to the states?...
DESC Signs MOU with Japan’s Green IT Promotion Council
The Japanese have long been in the forefront of governments which recognize the role of ICT in driving energy efficiency improvements throughout society. The Green IT Promotion Council (GIPC), a joint effort of the Japanese government and the ICT industry, talks about 'green of IT' and 'green by IT.' The former is the increasing energy efficiency of IT devices themselves,...