December 13, 2019
What does disaster preparedness entail?
When disaster strikes, the only way forward is to be prepared with procedures to facilitate connectivity, says Riaz Lamak, Programme Lead at Geeks Without Frontiers.
Article Posted by SatellitePro ME on December 13 2019. Written by Vijaya Cherian.
Geeks Without Frontiers (GEEKS) recently hosted a...
December 8, 2019
Paving the way for Disaster Preparedness
Article published by SatellitePro ME on December 8, 2019
Geeks Without Frontiers recently hosted a disaster-preparedness programme for an Afghani delegation in the UAE.
Geeks Without Frontiers (GEEKS), a non-profit with the goal of leveraging connectivity to improve and save lives throughout the...
December 2, 2019
Geeks Without Frontiers Receives Award for Developing Connectivity Solutions that Champion Human Rights and Prevent Illegal Fishing
SSPI Honors Humanitarian Organization with its ‘Better Satellite World’ Award During Annual Ceremony in London
2 December 2019 – LONDON, United Kingdom – Geeks Without Frontiers (GEEKS), a...
November 12, 2019
Geeks Without Frontiers Delivers Disaster Preparedness Program for the Government of Afghanistan
U.S. Government and Industry Supports Initiative, Sets Stage for Development of Afghan Emergency Communications Plan
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Geeks Without Frontiers (GEEKS), a non-profit organization with the goal of leveraging connectivity...
October 31, 2019
SSPI Names Projects of the UK Space Agency, Kyushu Institute of Technology and Geeks Without Frontiers as Recipients of the 2019 Better Satellite World Awards
23 October 2019 – New York City & London – Space & Satellite Professionals International (SSPI) announced today the recipients of the fifth annual Better Satellite World...
September 18, 2019
New Global Space Safety Coalition Established
MAUI, Hawaii, Sept. 18, 2019 -- A first-of-its-kind global ad hoc coalition dedicated to developing and maintaining a set of "living" space-safety best practices was announced today at the Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies Conference – AMOS.
The new coalition, the...
July 11, 2019
Preparing for India’s First Woman Astronaut on the Moon! The Kalpana Chawla Scholarship Project for Innovation, Entrepreneurism, and Space Studies to Honor Indian- American Astronaut Dr. Kalpana Chawla
STRASBOURG, France, July 11, 2019 -- The Dr. Kalpana Chawla Scholarship project announces four of its funded scholars. According to Dr....
March 4, 2019
Open Forum: Cost of undergrounding power lines is no excuse for PG&E
By Jeffrey Pfeffer
Published in the San Francisco Chronicle on March 4, 2019
During the mid-February wind and rainstorm, we lost power at my home for 37 hours and so did about 84,000 other people. A few weeks earlier,...
March 2, 2019
When home internet access is too expensive, low-income residents turn to other resources
By Matt Jones, Staff Writer, Virginian Pilot
Article Published in the Virginian Pilot on Mar 2, 2019
Davion O’Neal ran up the street, two of his friends close behind. Out of nowhere, a blue car jumped the curb and screeched to a stop in front...
November 8, 2018
Geeks Without Frontiers Selected to Support FCC Broadband Disaster Preparedness and Response Program
WASHINGTON, DC -- (November 8, 2018) - Geeks Without Frontiers (GEEKS) announced today that GEEKS’ CEO, David Hartshorn, has been appointed to a working group of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) Broadband Deployment Advisory...