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Tech4Dev Panel & Happy Hour

February 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Description

Join us Thursday 2/2 for a panel and happy hour featuring three Tech4Dev experts discussing the intersection of tech, international development and startup entrepreneurism. During this event, we’ll learn how individuals and organizations from different sectors collaborate to solve pressing challenges of the developing world through technology.

You’ll also get a chance to network over drinks with people working in (or interested in) NYC’s startup community and professionals from the Tech4Dev sector.

FEATURED GUESTS

Tanyella Evans, Co-Founder/CEO of Library For All, a nonprofit that built a digital library to deliver quality educational materials in developing countries

Austin Riggs, Director of Research & Development at the International Rescue Committee (IRC), which responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people whose lives are impacted by conflict and disaster

Sarah Holloway, Lecturer in Discipline and Director, Management at Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA)

EVENT MODERATOR

Mariela Machado Fantacchiotti, Program Manager at Engineering For Change and Technical Advisor for ICT4D projects at Columbia University, SIPA

EVENT ORGANIZERS

This event is being organized by Inside Startups, an adjunct professor from Columbia Engineering School and a Tech4Dev professional from Engineering for Change. Special thanks to our host, LMHQ, a collaboration space for creatives and creators.

Details

Date:
February 2, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tech4dev-panel-happy-hour-tickets-30668848351

Organizer

Inside Startups
Website:
http://insidestartups.org/

Venue

LMHQ
150 Broadway. Fl 20
New York,NY10038United States
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