The 7th International Conference of Crisis Mappers (ICCM – http://www.attendiccm.com/) highlights how free mapping tools can help local citizens, business, NGOs, schools, government and technical communities prioritize and coordinate better together to strengthen the resilience of our communities. #iccmMNL
In partnership with Map the Philippines (MapPH – http://mapph.com/eden/static/index.html), this year’s 2016 theme is:
Building Resilience: Inclusive Innovations in Crisis Mapping, and is focused on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdgs). Everyone from every sector is welcome to attend the conference.
Registration for Philippine based attendees is P2,500 and includes 3 days of conference, two dinners at Café Naya at The Palace and Purple Yam plus 2 days of field visits.
Organized by the International Network of Crisis Mappers (http://crisismappers.net/), the International Conference of Crisis Mappers (ICCM) is the leading humanitarian technology event of the year, bringing together the most important humanitarian, human rights, development and media organizations with the world’s best technology companies, software developers and academics. This is the first time the conference is being held in Asia, with Manila as the proud host partner.
Wed Sept 28 Reception at Palace Pool Club BGC
Dinner served by Café Naya at The Palace
Thurs Sept 29 Conference Day 1 Unilab Bayanihan Center
Dinner served by Purple Yam Malate
Fri Sept 30 Conference Day 2 Community Sessions Unilab Bayanihan Center
Sat Oct 1 Field Visit Manila FREE with Registration
Project NOAH UP Diliman Campus
Sun Oct 2 Field Visit Tagaytay FREE with Registration
Pusod Taal Lake Conservation Center
Mon Oct 3-5 Field Visit Palawan PAID trip
To register: http://www.attendiccm.com/registration/
To view our first batch of speakers: http://www.attendiccm.com/speakers/
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Hashtag #iccmMNL #MapPH
We would like to thank The Rockefeller Foundation, Making All Voices Count, The Ayala Corporation, Unilab, and Globe Telecom as the primary sponsors for ICCM 2016! Additional thanks to the Hub of Innovation for Inclusion, De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde, The ICT for Peace Foundation, The American Red Cross, The Palace Pool Club, Asian NGO, WheninManila.com and John Carroll University for their sponsorship!
We are pleased to announce our first batch of speakers for the 7th International Conference of Crisis Mappers September 28-30:
Hunter Goldman, Rockefeller Foundation
Czarina Medina Guce, Union of Local Authorities of the Philippines
Andrew Schroeder, WeRobotics
Sanjana Hattotuwa, TED & Ashoka Fellow, ICT4Peace Special Advisor
Kate Chapman, Cadasta Foundation and OpenStreetMap Foundation
Nama Budhathoki. Kathmandu Living Labs
Dr. Nuala Cowan, The George Washington University
Dr. Mahar Lagmay, Project NOAH
Celina Agaton, MapPH
On Friday, September 30, we are hosting Community Sessions from 10:00am to 4:30pm. We encourage the participation of NGOs, business, government, foundations, students and citizens to share tools, best practices and resources to help strengthen the resilience of our communities.
10:00 Session 1: Food Security with Amy Besa of Purple Yam
11:15 Session 2: Disaster and Environment with The Department of Social Welfare and Development, Project NOAH and WWF Philippines
2:00pm Session 3: Health with Map Swipe
3:15 Session 4: Violence with Ushahidi
To register and learn more, visit: http://www.attendiccm.com
Contact: Celina Agaton
Map the Philippines #MapPH
0917 651 9668