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Volunteer Technical (iHub) Community

By Anahi Ayala Iacucci - Thursday 10th May 2012 1 comments

Hey all, I am Anahi and I am the co-founder of a network of volunteers called Standby Task Force (see www.standbytaskforce.com). I have been thinking (and discussing with Simeon) for some time about the fact that the iHub community is an incredible group of talented people, and that this talent should also be used to do something for the social good. The SBTF, for example, is a group of 800 volunteers from all over the world that get together when there is an emergency and provide remote support by mapping, analyzing data, monitoring social media, etc. to support organization on the ground to provide aid and relief in case of emergencies. I feel that the iHub is the perfect place for something like this, having also the advantage of being at the local level, where all of the members have talent that can be used to support a given social issue in this country. I would love to see if there are people that are wiling to contribute their talent and time to do something for their communitie

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TEDx NOMINATIONS FOR SPEAKERS/PERFORMERS OPEN

By Jamey Ponte - Sunday 6th May 2012 2 comments

TEDx NOMINATIONS FOR SPEAKERS/PERFORMERS OPEN: TEDxLemek is seeking inspiring speakers and performers for our upcoming TEDxLemek being held august 25th & 26th in the Maasai Mara, Kenya. Our goal: Ultimately, we’re looking for folks who have made an impact on the world. And we’re looking for presenters to inspire our audience to continue pursuing their own vision for impacting the world around them. Find out more here: http://tedxlemek.com/nominate-a-speaker/

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Potential Speakers for TEDxLemek

By Jamey Ponte - Wednesday 2nd May 2012 3 comments

If you feel you have an idea worth sharing across the globe and are a focused speaker please consider nominating yourself to speak at TEDxLemek. This is a serious professional event in the Maasai Mara area that will be held in Lemek on 25th and 26th August 2012. You can learn more at: www.TEDxLemek.com

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Welcome to the iHub Writeboard

By Simeon Oriko - Monday 16th April 2012 16 comments

HI everyone! We've launched the iHub writeboard to facilitate discussions among members in the iHub community. We're looking forward to your conversations in this space. Simeon Oriko iHub Tech & Community Lead

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