AIDF Global Summit 2018

On Day 1 (5 Sept) at 12:10pm, CEO David Hartshorn will speak on a panel at the AIDF Global Forum on "Devising Fit for Purpose Emergency Communications Systems?" covering topics on: Identifying the latest innovations in Disaster ICT for Relief Agencies, What options are available for Inter-Agency Communications and Community Communications?, Managing existing communications systems during integration and migration while minimising Interruptions, Diagnosing lessons learnt from previous disasters and How to ensure partnerships and collaborations are in place to avoid duplication. The Summit will explore latest innovations and good practice in emergency procurement, disaster resilience, data and ICT strategy, humanitarian logistics, emergency health and WASH, financing and payment models, as well as lessons learned from recent emergencies and responses to the global refugee crisis.

Hosted by Aid and International Development Forum (AIDF), the 10th anniversary AIDF Global Summit will be held at the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Centre in Washington D.C. on the 5-6th of September 2018.

Uniting humanitarian and development leaders, solution providers, and decision-makers from NGOs, government, donor and UN agencies for its 10th year, the AIDF Global will look into emerging global challenges, technological innovations, and opportunities in international aid and development sector.

The Summit will explore latest innovations and good practice in emergency procurement, disaster resilience, data and ICT strategy, humanitarian logistics, emergency health and WASH, financing and payment models, as well as lessons learned from recent emergencies and responses to the global refugee crisis.

Learn from over 65 expert speakers from organisations including :  CaLP, The World Bank, Oxfam, UNHCR, UN OCHA, Save the Children and USAID who will be sharing their expertise and thought leadership on key areas including ; Innovation in ICT, Global Health & WASH Solutions, Cash Based Programmes, Camp Management, Logistics & Procurement.

How to register:

http://global.aidforum.org/?utm_source=geekswithoutborders&utm_medium=eventlisting

Contact:

madeleineg@aidforum.org

http://global.aidforum.org/

Event Date & Time

September 05, 2018
8:00am

Event Location

Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Centre
Washington, DC

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