The Opportunities at the Intersection of AI, Sustainability, and Project Management


Harvard Business Review
Cambridge – United States – October2023

Ricardo Viana Vargas

Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez

There are unprecedented opportunities at the intersection of AI, project management, and sustainability. Unfortunately, without proper execution, projects to implement AI come with complexities, costs and a carbon footprint that undermine sustainability goals. It is essential for project managers to learn to implement “green algorithms,” specialized AI constructs designed to both enhance operational efficiency and prioritize sustainability. A five-step framework of defining sustainability objectives, centralizing data, customizing algorithms, pilot testing, and full-scale implementation can guide project managers and leaders as they deploy green algorithms effectively.

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Transformation , Project Challenges , Project Management , futureofprojectmanager
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