ICT4D Partnerships Conference

The ICT4D Partnerships Conference on January 12 is an inclusive virtual event for 1500+ global actors involved in digital development and humanitarian response collaborations.

  • Strengthening cross-sector partnerships in times of physical distancing
  • First-hand advice on responsible data sharing, ethical tech considerations, and capacity building
  • Good practice for establishing, maintaining, and evaluating strategic collaborations

-> NOTE: if you are registered to attend, please check your emails for an invitation to join the event platform Pathable for access to the session links and networking.


-> View FINAL Agenda – ICT4D Partnerships Conference Jan 2021

Conference Partners:

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Free to attend

for individuals representing an organization involved in digital development or humanitarian response or supporting those (e.g. implementer, technology, research, government, policy maker, community-based organization) and actively involved in building, managing or evaluating partnerships. -> Register HERE

15 sessions exploring topics such as:

New partnership models

  • Innovating together: co-creation of digital development initiatives
  • Partnering for scale
  • Innovative social media partnerships

Supporting local partners

  • Discussing shift of shared decision making and responsibilities
  • Impact of COVID-19 on how we establish and manage partnerships

Ethical considerations in ICT4D partnerships

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) collaborations for global health
  • Applying the Principles for Digital Development

Teaming up for capacity building

  • Ed-tech collaborations
  • Data literacy: diagnosing data capacity and designing fit-for-purpose training programs
  • Capacity building and data sharing in humanitarian GIS partnerships

Multi-sector partnerships and knowledge exchange

  • Cross-sector partnerships for protecting children online
  • Designing Information Systems with health and supply chain end users


-> Download event flyer to share with your partners:

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