Program Outline

Sunday, September 10 

  • Evening: Location TBAAkhtar presenting introductions
    Arrival and orientation

    Group activity, icebreakers, setting the stage and dinner

Monday, September 11

  • Morning: University of WashingtonStudents at UW Bothell
    Opening, defining the challenges, introductions and setting the conversation
  • Afternoon: GlobalGood
    Effective Application – Understanding the nexus between research, prototyping and business development
  • Evening: Seattle FoundationStudent raising hand
    Reception with Community

Tuesday, September 12

  • Morning: Microsoft Envision Center
    Inspired Innovation – Exploring future technology possibilities and how they can be leveraged for social impact

    Students at Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

  • Afternoon: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
    Exploring Catalytic Change – Focusing on the impact-centered approach to solving big challenges

Wednesday, September 13

  • Morning: Tableau
    Practical Application – Understanding the appStudents at Tableaulication of technology to social development – Tableau and PATH

    Designing Solutions using Human Centered Design (HCD) and Appreciative Inquiry
  • Afternoon: University of Washington Evans School – Parrington Hall
    Presentations and closing ceremony with certificate presentation

August 9-12, 2018

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