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Field Innovation Brief: Stoveside Chat & Tasting #16Days @OrangeTheWorld

Thursday, 8 December 2016 - 1:15pm

The Innovation Unit at the Office of Information and Communications Technology (OICT) is pleased to invite you to a special holiday stoveside chat and tasting in support of UNiTE's @OrangetheWorld.

Thursday 8 December, 1:15 - 3:00 pm
UNHQ Conference Room 7

Register online to attend in person. Live and on-demand webcast coverage will be available for those unable to attend in person: http://webtv.un.org/

Opening Remarks (1:15 pm):

Ms. Atefeh Riazi, United Nations Chief Information Technology Officer  

Ms. Maria Noel Vaeza, Director, Programme Division, UN Women  

Panel Discussion @ the Intersection of Innovation, Empowerment and Gender-Based Violence (1:30 pm):

Ms. Charlotte Bunch, Author, Activist & Creator of 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence; Founding Director and Senior Scholar, Center for Women's Global Leadership, Rutgers University

Ms. Londa Schiebinger, Founder, Stanford University's Gendered Innovations  

Ms. Sarah Collins, Founder and Inventor, The Wonderbag (No-Fuel Portable Slow Cooker)   

Tasting (2:30 pm):  

Sample Dessert from the Wonderbag with Ms. Sarah Collins, Founder and Inventor, The Wonderbag@OrangetheWorld.