Accelerating SDGs Through Digital Innovation

(New York, USA) UNDP, UN Global Pulse and Microsoft will host a high level reception to showcase the power of technology for public good on the margins of the UN General Assembly. 

New data sources and the rapidly-evolving capabilities of emerging technologies hold great promise for social impact, and are already transforming many domains.

Join innovators across the UN, private and public sector for an evening where we identify and explore real-world examples of technology and innovation in accelerating sustainable development progress.

  • Global thought leaders will share opportunities and challenges that new data sources and technologies offer in a short panel discussion.

  • Guests will interact with innovators in breakout sessions to learn about and brainstorm how to develop, scale and operationalize solutions for the SDGs. 

This event is invitation only. Requests for participation should be addressed to

Wed, 2018-09-26 18:00 to 21:00