Events

02
Sep

Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2014

(Istanbul, Turkey) The Ninth Annual IGF Meeting will be held in Istanbul, Turkey on 2-5 September 2014. The overarching theme for the meeting is: "Connecting Continents for Enhanced Multistakeholder Internet Governance." Sessions include topics relevant to big data, such as Mobile, Trust and Privacy and Internet tech and policy: privacy, data flows...

02
Oct

OECD Global Forum on the Knowledge Economy

(Tokyo, Japan) “Data-Driven Innovation for a Resilient Society” is the theme of the 2014 meeting of the OECD Global Forum on the Knowledge Economy (GFKE).  It will aim at accelerating discussions at the international level on the collection and use of data throughout the economy and society for enhanced growth and well-being. A confluence of significant technological, social and economic trends is generating huge streams of data, commonly referred to as “big data...

14
Oct

Asia Urban Futures Workshop

(Bangkok, Thailand) The USAID Global Development Lab & USAID's Regional Development Mission for Asia (RDMA), together with the United Nations Development Program & United Nations Global Pulse, are hosting an Urban Futures Workshop in Bangkok, Thailand from October 14 - 15, 2014.
 
This thought leadership event will bring together donor organizations, city officials, academic researchers, technology companies,...