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Technology & Innovation for Impact

February 7 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This event is part of our week-long programming for International Development Week 2020: Reimagining Systems:

We find ourselves amidst the greatest information and communications revolutions in human history. How can we ensure that the swift changes in our technologies are working to make the world more prosperous and inclusive?

Come to this event to hear about some cool, impactful projects both within our communities and in the private sectors, and to network and learn from one another while discussing the challenges and opportunities created by technological shifts.

This event will be led by our student co-hosts Hope for Happiness UBC, Friends of Médecins Sans Frontières UBC, & FIMRC – UBC Chapter .

Friday February 7th
12-2 pm at the UBC Global Lounge
(2205 Lower Mall, right next to Point Grill)

This event will be catered so please RSVP by clicking ‘going’.  https://www.facebook.com/events/1448884835286078/

Stay tuned for panelist + facilitator bios soon!

We acknowledge that this event and all other events at the UBC Global Lounge are taking place on unceded, traditional and ancestral territory of the hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ speaking xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) people.*


February 7
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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