Tech for Good: Solutions for the Refugee Crisis

Mar 12, 2017

12:30pm – 1:30pm CT

Participants from different backgrounds in the technology sector will discuss how technology and communities can be used to create solutions for the greater good. With a focus on the refugee crisis, panelists will discuss practical projects they are involved in, ideas, visions and outline ways of how you can use your own skills to make a difference. This panel consists of Harald Neidhardt as the moderator, Aape Pohjavirta, founder of Funzi a language learning app, Mike Butcher, founder of the initiative TechFugees and Paula Schwarz, founder of the Startupboat.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Mike Butcher


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Angela Kim


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Bernhard Kowatsch

United Nations World Food Programme

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