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San Francisco, CA, United States
April 14th, 2010

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About this event

Following the CHIRP Twitter conference, thought leaders gathered to discuss new ways for using real-time technologies. The goal of the night was primarily to continue the conversation on real-time applications and their various uses as part of humanitarian efforts.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Patrick Meier
    (Tufts University/Ushahidi) will discuss how realtime communication tools, combined with crowd-sourcing raise the bar for those who wish to falsify information
  • Ellen Leanse
    (Google) will discuss the ways different organizations are using Wave.
  • Brett Hovarth
    (Re-Vision Labs) will share his experiences with real-time tools in distributed governments.
  • Mary Jane Marcus
    (InSTEDD) will discuss the use of real-time technology in Asia.
  • Jon Gosier
    (SwiftRiver/Appfrica) will act as event host and will discuss the verification and filtering of real-time news and why it's important for the future of the web.

Venue and Details

San Francisco, CA,
United States

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Jonathan Gosier
Philadelphia, PA, United States

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