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Friday, June 15 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Can You Hear Us Now? Movement, Techies and Technology Politics

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As the vitally important information technology is being threatened, how should our movement and our movement technologists collaborate? Coming off the historic movement techie convergence at Highlander last year – attended by about 90 percent people of color, over half women, and a large number gender non-conforming and LGBTQ people – and the Movement Technologist Statement published this year, this workshop will discuss the question: What is the role of technology today and in our future?

avatar for Alice Aguilar

Alice Aguilar

Executive Director, Progressive Technology Project. Co-organizer, Movement Techie convergence. Co-author, Movement Techi, Progressive Technology Project
Alice Aguilar is Executive Director of Progressive Technology Project, a social justice movement technology organization. Alice’s work involves leading the fight against racism and sexism in technology and winning respect for the people of color doing technology work within social... Read More →

Alfredo Lopez

May First/People Link
Member, Leadership Committee, of May First/People Link, author Movement Techie Statement

Cayden Mak

18 Million Rising
Executive Director, 18 Million Rising. Part of the leadership of the network of Movement Techies formed last year at the Highlander Center convergence.

Friday June 15, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
STATE HALL: Room 134

Attendees (118)