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Presentation: Better Living through Software at The Human Utility

Track: Socially Conscious Software

Location: Pacific BC

Duration: 2:55pm - 3:45pm

Day of week: Tuesday

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Abstract

In this talk, Tiffani Bell, the founder and executive director of The Human Utility, tells stories and shares learnings from five years of running an organization using software and crowdfunding to protect the basic human right to water. She questions what responsibilities technologists have to society and what role technology can play (or not) in creating a more just, more equitable society. Finally, she shares how the audience can use technology to improve their communities and thus, change the world.  

This is a talk only for technologists who care deeply about the impact of their work on humanity.

Speaker: Tiffani Ashley Bell

Founder & Executive Director @humanutility

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