This is going on this week in NYC – and being livestreamed – some interersting speakers on the sked: second annual Social Good Summit presented by Mashable, 92nd Street Y and the United Nations Foundation, and sponsored by Ericsson.
To view the Livestream, visit socialgoodsummit.com.
#socialgood on Twitter.
Agenda for Tuesday, September 20
1:00 – 1:05 p.m.
1:05 – 1:30 p.m.
Ancient Values and New Media: the Future of Ethics in a Connected World
Mashable’s Founder and CEO, Pete Cashmore (@PeteCashmore) and Elie Wiesel, President of the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity
1:30 – 1:50 p.m.
Empowering Women and Girls: Hollywood, the United Nations and the Influence of Media
Geena Davis, Founder, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media (@GDIGM) and Brian Gott, Publisher, Variety
1:50 – 2:05 p.m.
Champions for Children, Champions for UNICEF
Serena Williams (
serenawilliams) , Anthony Lake, UNICEF Executive Director and Mashable’s SVP Content & Executive Editor, Adam Ostrow (AdamOstrow)
2:05 – 2:30 p.m.
The Original Social Network – LIVESTRONG Wristbands and Global Good
Lance Armstrong, Founder and Chairman of LIVESTRONG (
LanceArmstrong), Doug Ulman, President and Chief Executive Officer of LIVESTRONG (LIVESTRONGCEO) and moderated by Lance Ulanoff, Editor in Chief, Mashable (@LanceUlanoff)
2:30 – 2:55 p.m.
21ST CENTURY EDUCATION FOR ALL IN A NETWORKED SOCIETY – Presented by Ericsson
Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director, The Earth Institute and Hans Vestberg, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ericsson (@JeffDSachs)
2:55 – 3:15 p.m.
Connecting the most unconnected: 43 million displaced people around the world – Presented by Ericsson
Hans Vestberg, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ericsson, António Guterres, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR (@Refugees) and Christopher Mikkelsen, Co-founder of Refugees United
3:15 – 3:30 p.m.
3:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Women and Girls Lead: Where Storytelling, Gaming and Public Media Converge
Academy Award Winning-Actor, Geena Davis (
GDIGM), Paula Kerger, President and CEO of PBS (PaulaKerger), Abigail Disney, Executive Producer of Women, War, War & Peace (
WomenWarPeace) and Asi Burak, Co-president of Games of Change (ABurak), moderated by Aaron Sherinian, Vice President of Communications and Public Relations of the United Nations Foundation (@ASherinian)
4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Open for Business, Open for Good
Beth Comstock, Chief Marketing Officer and SVP, GE (
BethComstock) and Christina Warren, Entertainment Editor, Mashable (Film_Girl)
4:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Spreading the Buzz to Stop the Spread of Malaria: An Interactive Facebook Town Hall with Randi Zuckerberg and Mandy Moore
Randi Zuckerberg, Founder and CEO, R to Z Media (
RandiZuckerberg) and Mandy Moore, Ambassador, PSI (TheMandyMoore)
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