Bridging the tech divide in Latinx LA

Technology is everywhere and everything, yet, more than 24% households in LA don't have an internet connection at home. What's called the digital divide overwhelmingly impacts low-income Latinx immigrants. Given this challenge...
How can nonprofits and the tech sector innovate together to solve this problem and most importantly connect to more users?

Panelists:
Maegan E. Ortiz, Executive Director, Instituto de Educación Popular del Sur de California (IDEPSCA)
Rocío López, Manager of Community Partnerships, Common Sense Latino
Susie Beltrán Grimm, Early Learning Manager, PBS SoCal
Camila Uchoa, Senior Information Architect

Moderated by Norma E. Fernandez, Chief Programs Officer, EveryoneOn

Hernan Galperin, Associate Professor and Director, Annenberg Research Network on International Communication, will provide a (very quick) snapshot of digital inequalities in LA.

Co-presented by LATech4Good and We’ll Talk: UX, hosted by verynice, sponsored by Innovate Pasadena and supported by NELAUX.

When
November 08, 2018 at 6pm - 9pm
Where
verynice
1335 Willow St
#2b
Los Angeles, CA 90013
United States
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Contact
Karen Borchgrevink ·