“Building Tech Solutions for Social Impact in South Africa” with Internet.org and Bandwidth Barn

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Sat Jul 4, 09:00 - Sat Jul 4, 12:30
location
Barn Khayelitsha

About

This event is to workshop with local social content producers, funders, developers and technology enablers aimed at building awareness around Internet.org in South Africa. 

AGENDA
Story from a social impact tech developer (10:20-10:30)
  • Morning Networking + Registration (9:00-9:30am)
  • Welcome + Introduction + Agenda (9:30-9:45 Bandwidth Barn)
  • Presentation: Introduction to IORG (9:45-10:15 Facebook: Jennifer)
    • IORG Video
    • IORG Program Overview
    • Showcase work of regional developers
    • Internet.org Platform
    • Internet.org Ambassador Training Program
    • Q&A
  • Presentation: “FBStart - Build, Grow, Monetize” (10:15-10:35 Facebook: Claudia)
  • Break (10:35-10:45)
  • Open Discussion “How can we build tech solutions for social impact in South Africa?” (10:45-11:15 Facebook: Jennifer & Naheed)
  • Challenges
  • Solutions 
  • Closing Remarks (11:15-11:30 Bandwidth Barn)
  • Lunch (11:30-12:30pm)

Location

“Building Tech Solutions for Social Impact in South Africa” with Internet.org and Bandwidth Barn
Barn Khayelitsha
Lookout Hill, Cape Town, 7784, South Africa
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