Plenary Speakers 2019

Jennifer Poidatz

VP Humanitarian Response
Catholic Relief Services



Erik Arnold

Global CTO – Tech for Social Impact
Microsoft Philanthropies



Daniel Couture

Chief Information Officer



Jacqueline Muna Musiitwa

Founder, Managing Partner
Hoja Law Group (prev. Executive Director of Financial Sector Deepening Uganda)



Lauren Woodman

Chief Executive Officer



Nigel Tricks

Regional Director for East Africa and Yemen
Norwegian Refugee Council



Michael Niyitegeka

Program Director-Applied ICT, Clarke International University
Country Manager, International Computer Driving Licence (ICDL) Africa



Tillman Bruett

Director of Secretariat of the Task Force on Digital Financing of the Sustainable Development Goals
United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)



Olive Birungi Lumonya

National Director
SOS Childrens’ Villages



John Zoltner

Senior Director for ICT4D and Technology Innovation
Save the Children



Leese Shrader

Program Director, AgriFin
Mercy Corps



Karl Lowe

Catholic Relief Services



Kellie Bentz

Head of Global Disaster Response and Relief



Jackie Mwaniki

East Africa Lead



Melanie Sleap

Inclusion, Gender, and Child Safeguarding Advisor
Plan International



Matthew Pennells

Digital Transformation Lead