EVENT: Digital Humanitarian Networks with Patrick Meier
|March 1, 2013|
|11:00 am||to||12:00 pm|
Event: Digital Humanitarian Networks with Patrick Meier
March 1, 2013
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Patrick Meier will give a half hour presentation about new technologies that are enabling digital humanitarian networks. This will be followed by short student presentations of projects in the same area, and a roundtable discussion.
Patrick is an internationally recognized thought leader on the application of new technologies for crisis early warning, humanitarian response and resilience. He presently serves as Director of Social Innovation at the Qatar Foundation’s Computing Research Institute where he develops next-generation humanitarian technologies by leveraging Big Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Social Computing.