The Research Triangle Park

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SwitchPoint

Date

4/19/2012 - 4/20/2012

Organization/Sponsor

IntraHealth International

Description

SwitchPoint
Conference | Retreat | Concert 

WHO: An impressive roster of speakers from GOOD, World Bank, Cisco, Google, USAID, Medic Mobile, Development Seed, MapBox, New Kind, iHub, Ashoka, the Buckminster Fuller Challenge, Grameen Intel Social Business, Embrace, Pop Tech, and more. Produced by IntraHealth International, keynoted by Michael Tiemann of Red Hat.

WHAT: A conference featuring local and global thinkers and doers merging ideas, sharing breakthroughs, and finding solutions to save lives in the developing world. Network with world leaders in technology, business, development, global health, and social enterprise. A benefit concert featuring five musical acts including Anders Parker, Django Haskins, Andy Kleindienst, Toubab Krewe, and Birds and Arrows. Plus kayaking on the Haw River, a food truck rodeo, and more.  

WHEN: Friday, April 20 | 8:30 AM–5:30 PM Conference | 7:30–9:30 PM Benefit Concert

WHERE: The award-winning Haw River Ballroom Saxapahaw, NC | Online streaming available

WHY: Collecting, connecting, and catalyzing talent to flip that entrepreneurial switch, getting people across sectors thinking differently about opportunities to create, innovate, and collaborate to save lives and support health and well-being in developing countries.

Registration Status

Click here to register for the conference and purchase concert tickets. Student rates available

Location

Haw River Ballroom
1711 Saxapahaw-Bethlehem Church Rd
Saxapahaw, NC 27340

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