Rio+Social

Date:
Jun 19, 2012 - Jun 19, 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

  • RT @BAIL_SF: Blog post via @Benetech The Future of Human Rights Technology: The Role of Silicon Valley #humanrights #tech4good http://t.co/…

    Retweeted by @ekcnl

  • @SHedebrandt Thanks for the follow! Happy to be connected. #Tech4Good #socent

  • Amazing oppt'y to build #tech4good @blueridgelabs this summer. $40k, community access, mentors, & more. App due 4/3 http://t.co/CfSYOQZuFL

  • Great piece on How To Build Civic Engagement in Civic Tech: http://t.co/9ZnD46RpDA #tech4good #socialgood

  • Thanks @usTwo & @RLSBcharity for the London Tube visually impaired #wayfinding project—is #TTC next? #Tech4Good https://t.co/jaMjNqR3ak

  • Find us on the map of Tech Nonprofits #tech4good http://t.co/xwWMVCuBvR

  • A Blue Robotic Bear to Make Sick Kids Feel Less Blue | WIRED - http://t.co/eL5Z4gXrp0 #robotics #AI #tech4good #children

  • RT @PBProject: Amazing oppt'y to build #tech4good @blueridgelabs this summer. $40k, community access, mentors, & more. App due 4/3 http://t…

    Retweeted by @AAPremlall

  • RT @BlueRidgeLabs: @BeSocialChange RT? Great oppt'y to build #tech4good @blueridgelabs this summer. $40k, community access, mentors&more ht…

    Retweeted by @BeSocialChange

  • @nytm can u RT? Awesome oppt'y to build #tech4good @blueridgelabs this summer. $40k, community access, mentors & more http://t.co/61zvzgkYfw

  • @GA can u RT? Awesome oppt'y to build #tech4good @blueridgelabs this summer. $40k, community access, mentors & more http://t.co/61zvzgkYfw

  • @BeSocialChange RT? Great oppt'y to build #tech4good @blueridgelabs this summer. $40k, community access, mentors&more http://t.co/61zvzgkYfw

  • Future #firefighters may be guided by "robots on reins" http://t.co/rW4CXr3cvK #tech4good #robotics

  • Great example of #tech4good- Check out these innovative ways in which the #internet & #tech are empowering women http://t.co/qU9f2AulWT

  • .@Microsoft mandates that contractors receive paid sick & vacation time #Tech4Good http://t.co/T8GHICAUUj

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