Watch the live Google+ Hangout event "Innovate Your Future: Empower Young Women through Technology", featuring Ms. Geena Davis, Academy Award winning Actor and ITU Special Envoy for Women and Girls in ICT.
The event is organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), highlighting the potential of information and communication technologies in advancing gender equality and in contributing to bridging the digital divide between women and men.
The event can be watched live here on http://gplus.to/UnitedNations
GET INVOLVED! Ask your questions ahead or during the event on Facebook at http://bit.ly/InnovateYourFuture
or via Twitter using #InnovateYourFuture
Ms. Geena Davis, Academy Award winning Actor and ITU Special Envoy for Women and Girls in the field of information and communication technologies
Mr. Ahmad Alhendawi, the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth
Ms. Doreen Bogdan, Chief Strategic Planning and Membership, ITU
Ms. Stacy Martinet, Chief Marketing Officer, Mashable
Ms. Blair Christie, Senior Vice-President, Government Affairs & Global Corporate Communications of Cisco
Moderated by Mr. Gary Fowlie, Head of the liaison office of ITU in New York
For more information:http://www.un.org/en/ecosoc/GeenaDavis/index.shtml