Lieu : Station F, 128 boulevard Saint Germain, Paris
Techfugees Summit 2017 – From refugees to Techfugees: how a generation of tech savvy entrepreneurs, engineers, corporates are stepping in to build solutions for and with refugees.
On 25th-26th October, nearly two years since its inception, Techfugees Summit is gathering the global community of technologists, investors, NGOs, and wider humanitarian technologies in Paris, France. The Techfugees Global Summit is a two-day event hosted at the biggest startups campus in the world, Station F, in Paris.
Over the past two years, Techfugees has brought a global community of changemakers, technologists and investors together, to empower the displaced through the use of technology. This single cause unites many. The Techfugees community now spans 25 chapters across the world, an online network of over 20,000 individuals and has curated 300 projects.
In October Techfugees will gather 450+ entrepreneurs, technologists, charities, corporates, investors, governments and refugees. They will share updates, challenges and learn about the latest solutions making a positive difference to the situation of those displaced across the world.
The summit will explore key themes over the course of two days. Departure, voyage, arrival, settlement and finally, inclusion. There will be a mix of panel discussions, workshops and networking opportunities, all focused on the empowerment of the displaced.
Technology has had a profound impact on society. It can change lives. Join us in Paris and make a difference to the lives of the displaced.