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"Connectivity Is the Revolution!" 2018 - 3rd Thought Leadership Forum

Geeks Without Frontiers

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM (EST)

"Connectivity Is the Revolution!" 2018 - 3rd Thought...

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Geeks Without Frontiers’ Thought Leadership Forum will focus on technological innovations, delivering digital access to underserved communities, emerging global challenges, and financially sustainable broadband business plans.

The Forum features engaging panel sessions including:

  • C-Level Roundtable on how to profitably deliver digital access into unserved markets, latest lessons learned, and implications for the future of sustainable broadband.

  • Shark-tank cross examination of connectivity companies’ business cases and investment models, and how they are bridging the Digital Divide.

  • Deep-dive discussion on Geeks Without Frontiers’ recently launched “HumanityConnect!” initiative to provide connectivity for refugees and disaster-affected communities.

 For more details on the program, speakers and the Forum, visit www.ConnectivityForum.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Code of Conduct
We invite you to come to Geeks in a spirit of curiosity, friendliness, open-mindedness, respect and a passion to impact the world. We will not tolerate harassment in any form.
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  • Respect the boundaries of other attendees.
  • Avoid aggressively pushing your own services, products or causes.
  • Respectful constructive dialog and exchange. No shouting or demeaning speech.
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  • Look out for one another.
  • Invasion of privacy, including taking photos (or requesting selfies) of people you don't know.
  • Being disruptive, drinking excessively, stalking, following or threatening anyone.
  • Abuse of power (including abuses related to position, wealth, race or gender).
  • Homophobia, racism or behavior that discriminates against a group or class of people.
  • Sexual harassment of any kind, including unwelcome sexual attention and inappropriate physical contact.
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Have questions about "Connectivity Is the Revolution!" 2018 - 3rd Thought Leadership Forum ? Contact Geeks Without Frontiers

When & Where


Reed Smith LLP
1301 K Street Northwest
# 1100 East Building
Washington, DC 20005

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM (EST)


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Geeks Without Frontiers

Our goal is to positively impact the lives of one billion people in the next ten years through the use of technology led social enterprise.

Focusing on humanity's greatest challenges, GEEKS is leveraging the skills of technology leaders, utilizing open source software, developing applications for communications, education and commerce.

GEEKS' most significant project is "Broadband for a Billion" which include the initiatives "Dig Once!", "Village Connect" and "Humanity Connect!".

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