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UNA-USA Global Engagement Summit 2018

(New York, USA) The Global Engagement Summit convenes more than 1,000 U.S. college students and UNA-USA leaders for a day of dynamic and informative discussions on the most pressing issues facing the UN.

Challenges of Our Era Summit

(Milan, Italy) On 6 and 7 March, 2018 NESTA is hosting the Challenges of Our Era Summit. 

Data for Development Festival

(Bristol, UK) The Data for Development Festival for the partners and friends of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data will focus on driving action and fostering strong links that will lead to improved outcomes as the Global Partnership commun

Data Science Africa 2018

(Nyeri, Kenya) The 2018 Data Science Africa conference will take place from May 31st - June 8th in Nyeri, Kenya.

Improving Access to Financial Services with Fintech

Author: 
Pulse Lab Jakarta
For many street food vendors, small shop owne

UN Information Security Special Interest Group Symposium

(New York, USA) UNISSIG brings together chief security officers and other parties interested in information security from across the UN system, as well as related organizations.

From big data to humanitarian in the loop algorithms

Author: 
Miguel Luengo Oroz, Chief Data Scientist, UN Global Pulse
This

Exploring implications of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence for building inclusive Knowledge Societies and achieving SDGs

(Geneva, Switzerland) On 21 December, UNESCO is organizing an Open Forum to trigger debates and reflections on the human rights and other implications of big data and Artificial Intelligence on building inclusive knowledge societies and achieving the 2030 Sust

Driving Away Air Pollution in Mexico City

Author: 
WIRED
This interview of the Grand Prize Winner of the Data for