Humanity & Tech 2: AI-Powered Social Good

MicroSoft Office, CIBC Square, 81 Bay Street, Toronto, M5J 0E7

Join us for our next session on AI and Social impact on Jan 23rd, 2024! We are excited to work with WTM and Gdly Inc again for the next session. We will be hosting the event at MicroSoft Toronto. Looking forward to see everyone!

Jan 23, 10:30 PM – Jan 24, 1:00 AM

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About this event

Join us for our next session on AI and Social impact on Jan 23rd, 2024! We are excited to work with WTM and Gdly Inc again for the next session. We will be hosting the event at MicroSoft Toronto. Looking forward to see everyone!

The event facility requires us to register through their system for security purposes. They will send a QR code to you to be able to access the door. Please RSVP via the link: https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/reactor/events/20899/?wt.mc_id=3reg_20899_webpage_reactor .

We are thrilled to present the "Humanity and Technology" Panel Series, a collaborative initiative brought to you by Google Developer Group Toronto (GDG), Google Women Techmakers (WTM), and Toronto-based social impact consultancy business, gdly Inc. This series of three consecutive panel discussions seeks to foster an inspiring and thought-provoking dialogue around the convergence of technology, innovation, and human-centric values. Designed for the dynamic and diverse technical community, including tech professionals, entrepreneurs, and social impact enthusiasts, our series aims to explore innovative solutions, human-centered approaches, and the creation of social value through technology.

Participants will gain unique insights, expand their networks, and be inspired to contribute to a tech-driven world that champions human well-being and societal progress. Join us as we embark on this exciting journey of exploration, innovation, and social impact.

Objectives

  1. Exploration of Innovation: The primary objective of the series is to create a platform for exploring cutting-edge innovations that have the potential to reshape industries, societies, and lives. Each panel discussion will dive into a distinct facet of the human-technology relationship, fostering an environment for deep engagement, knowledge sharing, and critical thinking.
  2. Human-Centric Approaches: We aim to showcase how technology can be harnessed to enhance the human experience. Through insightful discussions, we will highlight examples of user-centric design, accessibility, and the ethical considerations that are essential in crafting solutions that prioritize people's needs and well-being.
  3. Social-Value Creation: Addressing today's most pressing challenges requires a collaborative effort. Our series will emphasize the role of technology in addressing societal issues, from mental health and climate change to social inequality. By spotlighting impactful projects and initiatives, we aspire to inspire attendees to contribute to the betterment of society through their technical expertise.

Series 2: Social Impact and AI

Explore the dynamic journeys and relationship between technology and social impact in this enlightening panel discussion. Our panelists will delve into how technology and AI can be catalysts for positive social change, from mobilizing resources to fostering inclusivity and empowerment. This event will showcase inspiring examples of how technology is transforming communities, our lifestyles, and social behaviours, and driving meaningful progress. Join us to gain insights into innovative projects and initiatives at the intersection of technology and social impact.

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When

When

January 23 – 24, 2024
10:30 PM – 1:00 AM UTC

Speakers

  • AJ Kim

    gdly

    CEO

  • DIANA VIRGOVICOVA

    Xatoms

    CEO and founder

  • TONY COLLEY

    Be One to Give

    Founder/CEO

  • Kuljit Bhogal

    Osler

    Associate, Privacy and Data Management, Osler

  • Jeremy Gilchrist

    PWC

    AI Lead

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Organizer

  • Solomon Hsu

    GDG Organizer

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