Breakout Sessions

 
UNESCO Chair in Technologies for Development: Voices of the Global South
27-29 June 2018 | SwissTech Convention Centre | EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

DAY 1 – Wed 27 June | DAY 2 – Thu 28 June | DAY 3 – Fri 29 June  

Tech4Dev 2018 Final Program [PDF]

 

DAY1 – Wednesday 27 June

 

DAY 1 – Wednesday 27 June – 1:30pm-3:00pm
 
 

Walter Karlen, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Scott Lloyd, Urban-Think Tank, ETHZ
Marina Cracco, CODEV, EPFL
Neeta Goel, International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie)
Robert West, DLAB-EPFL.
Skyler Speakman, IBM Research Nairobi
Clémence Bouleau, CODEV, EPFL
Amer Kanan, Alquds University, Palestinian Territories
Karen Sudmeier-Rieux, UNIL/ Faculty of Geosciences and Environment, Institute of Earth Sciences
Sanjay Devokta, Institute of Engineering, Nepal
 
 
 
DAY 1 – Wednesday 27 June – 3:30pm-5:00pm
 
 
Matthieu Gani, EssentialTech, CODEV, EPFL
Angela Muriuki, Save the Children, Kenya
Luc Henry, Audiovisual Communications Laboratory , EPFL
Thomas Hervé Mboa Nkoudou, APSOHA (Association for the Promotion of Open Science in Haiti & Africa), Cameroon
Falendra Kumar Sudan, University of Jammu, India
Jennifer McKay, University of South Australia, Australia
Megan Leahy-Wright, Endeva
Victoria Wenzelmann, University of Siegen, Germany
Carolina Garcia Londoño, Risk Management and Climate Change Group, Geological Society of Colombia
Carina Fearnley, University College London, United Kingdom

 

DAY 2 – Thursday 28 June

 

DAY 2 – Thursday 28 June – 10:45-12:30
 
Eléonore Labattut , CODEV,EPFL
Anie Bras Joseph, Université Quisqueya, Haiti
Gabriela Tejada, CODEV,EPFL
Caroline W. Larsson, SPIDER- Stockholm University, Sweden
Edgar Asiimwe, SPIDER- Stockholm University, Sweden
Feng Mao, University ofBirmingham
Jagat Bhusal, Society of Hydrologists and Meteorologists – Nepal
Maja Gajic, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University
Lydia Muchiri, Practical Action, East Africa
 
 
DAY 2 – Thursday 28 June – 2:20:-3:50
 
Fernando Martirena, EcosurCuba
Soumen Maity, Technology and Action for Rural Advancement
Nettra Pan, Doctoral Research, College du Management, EPFL.
Beatrice Scarioni, Social Entrepreneurship & Innovation Coordinator, Vice-Presidency for Innovation, EPFL
Alejandra Stehr, Universidad de Concepción,Chile
Octavio Rojas, Universidad de Concepción, Chile
Daniel Jiménez R., International Center forTropical Agriculture(CIAT)
Andrea Gardeazabal Monsalve, Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maíz y Trigo (CIMMYT), Mexico
Nahid Mohajeri, University of Oxford, SustainableUrban Developmentprogramme
Ajith de Alwis, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
Abhishek Jain, Council on Energy,Environment and Water(CEEW)
Lucy Kathleen Stevens, Practical Action, United Kingdom
 

 

DAY 3 – Friday 29 June

DAY 3 – Friday 29 June – 10:45 pm-12:30pm

 
Amara Amara, Disruptive Innovation Unit, Terre des Hommes
Silvia Hostettler, Cooperation andDevelopment Center,EPFL
Susan Amrose, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Dimitris Noukakis, Cooperation and Development Center,EPFL
Koffi Fernand Kouamé, Université Félix Houphouët Boigny, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, Côte d’Ivoire
Darelle Van Greunen,Center for Community Technologies Nelson Mandela University Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Paolo Tombesi, EPFL, Switzerland
Reymound Yaw Buckman, Airbus BizLab, a GlobalAerospace Accelerator)
Ifeoma Malo, Clean Technology Hub, Nigeria
Jacopo Barbieri, Politecnico diMilano
 
 
DAY 3 – Friday 29 June – 2:00-3:30
 
Solomzi Makohliso, EssentialTech, CODEV,EPFL
Tania Douglas, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Michele Calvello, University of Salerno,ITALY
Maneesha Vinodini Ramesh, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, India
Albrecht Ehrensperger, Centre for Developmentand Environment (CDE), University of Bern,Switzerland
Andreas Heinimann, University of Bern, Switzerland
Giuseppe Faldi, Université Libre de Bruxelles -Faculté d’Architecture La Cambre Horta, Centre de recherche HABITER
Nathan Wangusi, IBM Research-Africa, Kenya
Anne Salim, Intelipro, Kenya
Temina Madon, Center for Effective Global Action,UC Berkeley
Ali Raza, Information Technology University, Punjab, Pakistan