FORA.tv Speaker - Robert Kirkpatrick

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Biography

Robert Kirkpatrick is Director of UN Global Pulse, an innovation initiative of the Secretary-General harnessing Big Data and real-time analytics for global development and crisis resilience. Robert was the founding CTO of the Silicon Valley global health and disaster technology NGO InSTEDD, and the co-founder of Microsoft Humanitarian Systems. He has spent more than 15 years developing solutions for public and private sector organizations, with a focus on organizational change. He has done fieldwork in Iraq, Afghanistan, Kashmir, Uganda, Indonesia, Cambodia, and post-Katrina New Orleans.

4 Programs

Social Data for Social Good: A Global View

09.20.13 | 00:25:18 min | 0 comments

Advancing the New Machine: Vulnerable Populations

04.26.11 | 01:26:34 min | 0 comments

Advancing the New Machine: Ignite Talking Points

04.26.11 | 01:13:08 min | 0 comments

PDAs and Phones for Data Collection

05.05.09 | 01:40:01 min | 1 comment