Wednesday
13 Nov/19
18:00 - 19:30 (

Europe/Zurich

)

ICDD#14: Hacking for humanity: how our work at CERN inspired us to give back to society!

Where:  

CERN IdeaSquare (3179-R-D05)

Idea Circle Dinner Discussion #14:

Hacking for humanity: how our work at CERN inspired us to give back to society!

 

Abstract:

THE Port Association aims to combine creative minds from CERN and non-profit organizations in interdisciplinary teams to work on humanitarian technology and related benefits to society. In this talk we will give an overview of our goals and methodology, and discuss the benefits and challenges of our approach. We will showcase a few of the many positive outcomes from our yearly Humanitarian Hackathon events (including a live demo of prototypes). We will