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USAID Higher Education Solutions Network TechCon 2016

November 10, 2016 - November 12, 2016

The Higher Education Solutions Network (HESN)’s Technical Convening (TechCon) 2016, co-hosted by MIT and USAID, will be a unique convening of researchers, students, entrepreneurs and innovators, development experts, field practitioners, and private sector representatives focused on highlighting cutting-edge solutions to critical development challenges.

TechCon aims to catalyze interdisciplinary collaboration and foster a community of practice  among a diverse set of actors working to solve the world’s biggest challenges in international development. TechCon will provide a forum to learn and engage around breakthrough ideas in this space while facilitating the exchange of ideas, best practices, failures, tools, and methodologies.

Interactive and action-oriented sessions, keynotes, and workshops will explore these topics through programming centered on four themes:

  1. Enabling Innovation & Building Innovation
  2. Measuring Impact & Generating Evidence
  3. Producing Actionable Research
  4. Next Generation Practitioners & Partnerships


November 10, 2016
November 12, 2016
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Boston, MA United States + Google Map

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