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08-Partnerships & Collaborative Solutions [clear filter]
Monday, May 15
 

17:00

Partnerships & Collaborative Solutions Track Panel
Speakers
avatar for Rosa Akbari

Rosa Akbari

Sr. Advisor, Technology for Development, Mercy Corps
IDO
avatar for Magnus Mordu Conteh

Magnus Mordu Conteh

Director of Global Health Programmes, Strategic Partnerships and Innovation, World Vision International
Magnus joined World Vision Ireland in 2011 as Health Programme Coordinator for the Irish Aid funded Maternal Newborn and Child Health programme that is being implemented through the Ministries of Health in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Mauritania and Sierra Leone. In addition to managing... Read More →
avatar for Sebastian Manhart

Sebastian Manhart

COO, Simprints
Sebastian is the COO of Simprints, a non-profit tech company with a mission to provide NGOs, businesses, and governments with accurate, affordable, and accessible identification tools to deliver essential services to millions of people who do not have passports or any other formal... Read More →
avatar for Derek Treatman

Derek Treatman

Director of Technology Solutions, Vital Wave
Mr. Treatman has a background in electrical and computer engineering with unique ability to apply ICT expertise to policy and fieldwork. He has implemented and pioneered variety of mService pilots and ICT4D projects. Most recently, he has worked with the Ministry of Health in Ethiopia... Read More →


Monday May 15, 2017 17:00 - 17:30
Hall 1
 
Tuesday, May 16
 

17:00

Partnerships & Collaborative Solutions Track Panel
Speakers
avatar for Michael Dawson

Michael Dawson

Senior Technology for Development Advisor, Mercy Corps
IDO
avatar for Jovan Jelicic

Jovan Jelicic

T4D - Global Connectivity Manager, MercyCorps
As Global Connectivity Manager, Mercy Corps Technology for Development department (T4D), my responsibility is to deliver sustainable, secure Wi-Fi networks to high-density environments in different regions of the world. Since 2016 I've been heavily engaged in Syrian response crisis... Read More →
avatar for Brian O'Donnell

Brian O'Donnell

R&D Team Lead, Akros
Brian O’Donnell is an R&D Team Lead and HIV Informatics Manager with Akros, based in Lusaka, Zambia. He designs and implements mobile-to-web data collection systems, primarily through DHIS2, for HIV prevention, education, and community sanitation surveillance programs in Zambia... Read More →
avatar for Janine Schooley

Janine Schooley

Senior Vice President Programs, Project Concern International
Ms. Schooley has served as the senior-most technical and programs staff at PCI since 2000. As Senior Vice President for Programs at PCI, she ensures integrated, quality programming for sustainable impact across PCI’s global portfolio. Since 2007 she has been on faculty at the Monterey... Read More →


Tuesday May 16, 2017 17:00 - 17:30
Hall 1
 
Wednesday, May 17
 

17:00

Partnerships & Collaborative Solutions Track Panel
Speakers
avatar for Kwami Ahiabenu II

Kwami Ahiabenu II

Executive Director, Penplusbytes
Kwami Ahiabenu, II is founder and Executive Director, www.penplusbytes.org that promotes journalistic innovation and the use of new digital technologies to enable good governance across Africa. He is a Governing Council Member of African University College of Communications. Kwami... Read More →
avatar for Matt Jung

Matt Jung

Director, Program Development, TechSoup
Matt Jung is the Director, Program Development for TechSoup Asia-Pacific and the Asia partner network. Leveraging our global partner network experience, Matt develops NGO technology capacity building programs that include tech donations and NGO validation, training and tech support... Read More →
avatar for Ric Shreves

Ric Shreves

Manager, Internal Communications & Knowledge Management, Mercy Corps
Come talk to me about blockchain, DLT, or digital currencies in the humanitarian aid and development sector. We're attempting to lead the charge for adoption of these technologies for the benefit of social good. We published a white paper on DLT in relief and development in May of... Read More →
avatar for Dr. Sherrie Simms

Dr. Sherrie Simms

Director, ICT4D, World Vision International
Sherrie is the World Vision International Global Director of ICT4D and has been active in ICT4D for over 15 years. She has been instrumental to the growth and maturation of WV’s ICT4D portfolio, which spans health, education, humanitarian assistance, child protection, microfinance... Read More →


Wednesday May 17, 2017 17:00 - 17:30
Hall 1