Save the Date: November Net2Camb Meetup

By | October 15, 2010

(This post has been cross-posted from the Net2Camb blog – here)

Please join us for this special Net2Camb co-hosted by the Humanitarian Centre:

Event details

Topic: Mobile technology and Social Change: A view from the Global South
Date: Tuesday, 23 September
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Hughes Hall, Wollaston Rd, Cambridge CB1 2EW (view map)
Registration: Please register to attend on Meetup

Detailed description

There is huge potential for mobile phones to provide previously unavailable services to communities in the developing world; in areas such as agriculture, health, education and more. Join us to learn about the opportunities that exist and the tools that are already making changes happen.

Ken Banks, ( will be speaking on his experience of establishing FrontlineSMS, and sharing how this tool is being used to support many different international development projects.

This event will bring together technology specialists and international development practitioners, all keen to explore how technology can be used for social good.