Weaponized Social in SF | 2015

Event Date(s): 
May 16, 2015 to May 17, 2015

In February 2015, we brought together people in New York City to engage in conversations and workshops about social interactions and conflict resolution in online spaces.

Referred to as Weaponized Social, this event aimed to rethink the social scripts (i.e., learned patterns of interaction) that shape the online realm.

2015 Humanitarian Technology Festival

Event Date(s): 
May 9, 2015 to May 10, 2015

Our Humanitarian Technology Festival took place on May 9 and 10, 2015 at the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, MA. This two-day gathering brought people together who are passionate about leveraging technology and media for humanitarian aid and disaster response.

The event was designed to support dialogue for field practitioners, media makers and storytellers, technology developers, information security practitioners, and everyone in between.

California Listening Tour: Notes from Los Angeles

The first California Listening Tour of the year is a wrap. It was great returning to Los Angeles (quick shout-out to my hometown, Korea Town) to get insights on how nonprofit organizations want to leverage technology for their front line community work.

Reporting Back from Weaponized Social in NYC

A group of fifteen participants gathered in New York City on February 13 and 14 to discuss the idea of Weaponized Social: the notion that social harms resulting from digital interactions can become dangerously amplified online by the network effect.

Circumvention Technology Festival in Valencia, Spain | 2015

Event Date(s): 
March 1, 2015 to March 6, 2015

We helped organize the Circumvention Technology Festival in Valencia, Spain in March 2015. Spanning a week of workshops, hackathons, and social gatherings, the #CTFestival brought together participants from around the globe to connect, share resources, and collaborate on efforts to fight censorship and surveillance.

Thank you to all who participated.

2015 Nonprofit Software Development Summit

Event Date(s): 
November 18, 2015 to November 20, 2015

Our 12th annual Nonprofit Software Development Summit took place on November 18th - 20th, 2015 at Preservation Park in Oakland, California.

Thank you to all who participated.


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