April 7, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
How are young people, technology and innovative ideas changing how we approach international development?
Please join us for the first installment of the Posner Center’s Biennial of the Americas Panel Series. Each of the three panels will address on one of the Biennial’s themes from an international development perspective, beginning with Generation NOW!
This panel features organizations led by young people with new approach to international development. Come to hear how they are utilizing their skills in the fields of design and engineering and employing new appropriate technologies to find innovative solutions to global poverty.
Avery Bang, CEO, Bridges to Prosperity
Alex Fiorillo, Principal, Grid Impact
Julia Alvarez, Executive Director, Elephant Energy
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This event will also feature a Ten Thousand Villages pop-up market, offering fair trade goods made by artisans in communities throughout the Americas.
And, mark your calendars for the entire Biennial of the Americas Panel Series:
Business NOW! (Tuesday, May 12, 2015; 6:00 – 8:00 PM)
Community NOW! (Tuesday, June 16th; 6:00 – 8:00 PM)
Venue: Posner Center - Commons