On September 6-7, 2018, we’ll have our regular two days of lightning talks, break-out sessions, panels, Fail Fest, demo tables, and networking with folks from diverse sectors who all coincide at the intersection of MERL and Tech!
We’re thrilled that the first MERL Tech conference is happening in Johannesburg, South Africa, August 1-2, 2018!
MERL Tech Jozi will be two days of in-depth sharing and exploration with 100 of your peers. We’ll look at what’s been happening across the multi-disciplinary MERL field, including what we’ve been learning and the complex barriers that still need resolving. We’ll also generate lively debates around the possibilities and the challenges that our field needs to address as we move ahead.
The agenda for MERL Tech Jozi 2018 is now available. Take a look at register to attend!
We’ve been working hard over the past several weeks to finish up the agenda for MERL Tech London 2018, and it’s now ready!
We’ve got workshops, panels, discussions, case studies, lightning talks, demos, community building, socializing, and an evening reception with a Fail Fest!
Topics range from mobile data collection, to organizational capacity, to learning and good practice for information systems, to data science approaches, to qualitative methods using mobile ethnography and video, to biometrics and blockchain, to data ethics and privacy and more.
You can search the agenda to find the topics, themes and tools that are most interesting, identify sessions that are most relevant to your organization’s size and approach, pick the session methodologies that you prefer (some of us like participatory and some of us like listening), and to learn more about the different speakers and facilitators and their work.
Tickets are going fast, so be sure to snap yours up before it’s too late! (Register here!)