Build Peace 2015 – Peace through Technology will take place in Cyprus on April 25-26, 2015. It will discuss the emergence of alternative infrastructures for peace through three key topics: behaviour change, empowerment and impact. (see here for more information).
We would like to invite peacebuilders, academics, technologists and anyone else involved in using technology to help build peace to apply for one of the available speaker slots at Build Peace 2015.
There will be 15 Short Talks throughout the Conference. Each lasts no longer than 5 minutes and is intended to showcase a project that uses technology for peacebuilding. See here for example and details of last year’s short presentations.
Build Peace Lab
If you have an idea or proposal for a project that uses technology for peacebuilding, apply to present it at the Build Peace Lab, for a chance to present and get expert feedback from key stakeholders in the donor, international organisation, NGO and wider peacebuilding and technology community.
The Fair will provide individuals and organisations the opportunity to showcase particular technologies, tools or products that have been or could be applied to the peacebuilding field.
Apply now ! Deadline is December 31, 2014.
Note: Successful speaker applicants will be awarded a free ticket to the conference, which does NOT include travel and accommodation.
Please apply to our travel fund if you need assistance covering travel and accommodation costs.