"We The Geeks" Google+ Hangout

06/27/2013 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

On June 27th, the White House will host a "We The Geeks" Google+ Hangout with some of the innovative minds answering the President's call to end extreme poverty in our time, moderated by the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)'s Tom Kalil. Speakers include Development Innovation Venture grantees and Chief Innovation Officer Maura O'Neill

  • Nikhil Jaisinghani, Founder,Mera Gao Power (MGP);
  • Amy Klement,  Partner, Omidyar Network
  • Maura O'Neill, Chief Innovation Officer and Senior Counselor, U.S. Agency for International Development; and
  • Alix Zwane, Executive Director, Innovation for Poverty Action/Evidence Action

Watch the latest "We the Geeks" Hangout live on WhiteHouse.gov and on the White House Google+ page on Thursday, June 27 at 1pm EST. Got questions and comments? Use the hashtag #WeTheGeeks on Twitter and on Google+ and we'll answer some during the live Hangout.

Last updated: June 26, 2013

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