Rio+Social

Date:
19/06/2012 - 19/06/2012
Location:
Online
Categories:
Customer , Developer , Press and media
Website:
Official event site

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Corporate pioneers, global leaders, goodwill ambassadors, human rights defenders, environmental experts, and Nobel laureats, join at Rio+Social to discuss some of the largest challenges facing our world, and how social media can play a role in discussing these. The challenges we're talking about are for instance energy, reduction of carbon dioxide emissions, woman and girls, global health, technology, youth, and more.

Rio+Social is a global event aiming at taking the promise of social media to the worldwide conversation of sustainability. The United Nations Foundation, Mashable, Ericsson, EDP, 92Y, are partnering to make this happen, and we invite you to take part in Rio, or online. Get ready to join the join the dialog, learn more, share your point of view, and take action.

For more information about the event, visit www.rioplussocial.com

To join the conversation:

#RioPlusSocial on Twitter for all discussions before-during-after the event.

#Tech4Good to follow our (Ericsson's) discussions on these topics every day.

Tweets

  • "Phones can be used for communities to contact each other in event of attacks on schools" @UNICEF #tech4good https://t.co/yU2Y4z7fRc

  • Fantastic use of #tech in the #classroom... #possibilities are endless! http://t.co/TlN1hGSmob #tech4good

  • RT @TechChange: "Teen Created a Device That Will Completely Change How Blind People Get Around" via @good http://t.co/WJ79tVSSAJ #tech4good

    Retweeted by @alfayo

  • "How Apps Are Helping Kids with Autism Learn to Communicate" via @good http://t.co/F2ShTJYl2i #tech4good #autism

  • RT @CauseLabs: Three-Part Series: The Technologies We Use For Great Causes by @MarkAtCauseLabs http://t.co/7vSD9VDhJo #Development #Tech4Go…

    Retweeted by @sgillihan

  • Looking forward to the @Tech4GoodOtt Meetup tonight : Creating a Culture of Storytelling. #Tech4Good #Ottawa #NPO http://t.co/zCq0XZkfNf

  • BBC News - BBC Micro Bit computer's final design revealed http://t.co/WYMk2Ocoko #tech4good

  • RT @awaazde: Intern Speak: Two young grad students describe their journey with Awaaz.De http://t.co/SfjdAMOcyd #YouthInICT #Ahmedabad #Guja…

    Retweeted by @vaiKameswaran

  • RT @awaazde: Intern Speak: Two young grad students describe their journey with Awaaz.De http://t.co/SfjdAMOcyd #YouthInICT #Ahmedabad #Guja…

    Retweeted by @tap2k

  • Three-Part Series: The Technologies We Use For Great Causes by @MarkAtCauseLabs http://t.co/7vSD9VDhJo #Development #Tech4Good

  • "Teen Created a Device That Will Completely Change How Blind People Get Around" http://t.co/MN61ctJesV #tech4good https://t.co/IEYttmrJtB

  • The #Tech4Good Daily is out! http://t.co/5Y0i5wS0B9 Stories via @LeomacMc @OGConf @CauseLabs

  • Intern Speak: Two young grad students describe their journey with Awaaz.De http://t.co/SfjdAMOcyd #YouthInICT #Ahmedabad #Gujarat #Tech4Good

  • RT @sc4g: Great #tech4good story! Proud of the role our parent nonprofit @Benetech and its @MartusProject played. #HumanRights http://t.co/…

    Retweeted by @leapingwoman

  • Great #tech4good story! Proud of the role our parent nonprofit @Benetech and its @MartusProject played. #HumanRights http://t.co/yicuSIbzc1

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