This week, I’ve been with Elaine Weidman-Grunewald at South by South West (SXSW), the enormous festival of music, film, innovation, and technology in Austin, Texas, where Elaine participated as a panelist on the topic of Technology for Good. In what’s been called “Spring Break for tech geeks,” this festival is a wild ride of color,….
Today, we are featuring a guest post by Charles Dasher, Design Lead, Atlanta Idea Factory, Ericsson, published on the Networked Society blog.
In October Ericsson was invited to speak on “The role of innovation in the future of sustainability” at the launch of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce’s annual corporate social responsibility (CSR) report and Sustainability Week. We shared the day with Coca Cola, Intel, Cummins and Nestle, among others, with panel discussions on everything from strategy….
You and I are not the same. That’s a good thing. In fact, I would venture to say that it’s a great thing because our differences make us better as a collective. Ericsson knows this and, accordingly, diversity has always been a fundamental objective for us. So much so that we have set a global….
Editor’s note: Today we feature a guest post from Ken Durand, the Head of Innovation at Ericsson’s Atlanta Idea Factory: In today’s world, we often take for granted having clean water and basic sanitation. However, one of every six people on planet Earth do not have daily access to clean drinking water, and one in….
Editor’s note: Today we are happy to feature a post by Fredrik Jejdling, Head of Region sub-Saharan Africa for Ericsson, as a preview to the World Economic Forum on Africa 2015, which is taking place in Cape Town, South Africa, June 3-5. In Africa, as in the rest of the world, Information and Communication Technologies….
How is it possible for anyone to lose their family in our connected world today? Yet, family separation is a reality for millions of refugees caught up in crises that force them from their homes.
I have just returned from Silicon Valley, where I was part of a panel at the Google event How green is the internet?
Refugees United and Ericsson organized a Hack For Good event in Cairo, Egypt, last weekend (31 May- 1 June). This was the first of three hackathon events. A new batch of developers will gather the next following weekends in San Francisco, USA, on 7-8 June, and in Nairobi, Kenya, on 15-16 June.