Upcoming Events

Information & Communications Technology for Development (ICT4D)

Kampala, Uganda
April 30, 2019, 8:00 am
May 3, 2019, 5:00 pm
The 11th ICT4D Conference brings together public, private and civil society organizations from across the humanitarian and international development community. Participants share how they’ve used innovations in technology to increase the impact of their work. Highly interactive and hands-on, the conference attracts a diverse audience of technical advisors, executives, and others who offer a range of practical insights on applying technology to development, humanitarian, and conservation challenges. This year’s conference offers a unique, hands-on opportunity to explore how people around the world are using ICT4D to: Enhance program quality Improve decision-making Increase impact Accelerate progress toward the UN’s Sustainable Development ...

A Decade After A Call To Action: Where Are We Now

Munger Tolles & Olson, 350 South Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA
May 2, 2019, 8:30 am
May 2, 2019, 4:30 pm
In 2007, the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles formed a joint task force on the retention and promotion of women layers.  In 2008 the join task force hosted a summit to kick off an ongoing, coordinated effort to make Los Angeles a leader in advancing women in the profession. To commemorate more than a decade of the joint task force, this year’s summit will examine what progress has been made in this effort, and what still needs to be done.  At this program, summit participants will engage in a dialogue with each ...

ICGFM 33rd Annual International Training Conference

Miami, Florida
May 13, 2019, 8:00 am
May 17, 2019, 12:00 pm
Every country has embraced public financial reforms over the last decades. While many countries have succeeded, others have not met expectations. Yet, the demand for reform continues. This conference will focus on the political and organizational changes necessary for effective change with an emphasis on building required capacity. ICGFM desires to take an evidence-based approach to examining “Public Financial Management in a Changing World” with the participation of country reform leaders, bi-lateral and multilateral organizations, leading consultancies and other experts. Conference speakers will present case studies of effective public financial management (PFM) reforms focused on political, organizational, procedural and technological ...

Women Deliver 2019 Conference

Vancouver, British Columbia
June 3, 2019, 8:00 am
June 6, 2019, 5:00 pm
The Women Deliver 2019 Conference will take place 3-6 June 2019 in Vancouver, Canada The conference will be the world’s largest conference on gender equality and the health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women in the 21st century. It will serve as a catalyst for advocates working to achieve a more gender equal world. More than 6,000 world leaders, influencers, advocates, academics, activists, and journalists will flock to Vancouver with the drive to accelerate progress for girls and women everywhere. The conference will present new knowledge, promote world-class solutions, and engage a broad spectrum of voices. It will focus ...