Stanford, ITBA kick off Peace Innovation Lab Buenos Aires

NOVEMBER 2011: PIL Co-Directors Mark Nelson and Margarita Quihuis kicked off the launch of the Peace Innovation Lab Buenos Aires in partnership with the Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires November 10-16 2012.  They held a two day workshop where an assembly of stakeholders from technology, finance, NGOs, government and academia gathered to apply behavior design, rapid prototyping and d.school methodologies to find measurable interventions to challenges of conflict within Buenos Aires.  The Buenos Aires lab directors Fernando Johann and Juan Manuel Menazzi organized a series of meetings with Google, Banco Santander and the Argentine press to bring attention to the launch of the new lab. Continue reading Stanford, ITBA kick off Peace Innovation Lab Buenos Aires

Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley Peace Innovation Hackathon May 11 & 12 2012 A

Warm greetings from Stanford Peace Innovation Lab, and from our colleagues at Carnegie Mellon and Telecom ParisTech.

After an exciting and successful 2nd prototype of our Peace Innovation Workshop at CMU-SV, we’re extremely happy and excited to announce that we’re doing it again! Continue reading Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley Peace Innovation Hackathon May 11 & 12 2012 A