New York University Skip to Content Skip to Search Skip to Navigation Skip to Sub Navigation

NYU Heyman Center Event: Philanthropy 3.0 Speaker Series “Mobile in Advocacy: The Next Frontier”

March 4, 2011

Wednesday, March 9, from 12:00-2:30 pm

A panel of mobile technology leaders will discuss advances in mobile communications and its role in driving the creation of new nonprofits and new forms of fundraising in developing countries around the world. The panel will also discuss how local nonprofits can benefit by expanding their reach through the use of new technology and mobile partnerships.

Hosted by The George H. Heyman Center for Philanthropy and Fundraising at the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies, the series features national leaders in philanthropy innovation debating disruptive changes in the sector, including the latest influences of social media, cause video, the social enterprise movement, and mobile fundraising.

WHAT:            Mobile in Advocacy: The Next Frontier is the fourth luncheon panel in the Philanthropy 3.0 Speaker Series hosted by the Heyman Center for Philanthropy and Fundraising at NYU-SCPS.

PANELISTS:    Christopher Fabian, Co-Lead, UNICEF's Tech4Dev Unit

Andrew Zolli, Curator, Pop!Tech and Founder, Z + Partners

Liz Ngonzi, Adjunct Instructor, NYU Heyman Center

WHEN:            Wednesday, March 9, 2011, 12:00–2:30 pm

WHERE:           Auditorium of King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center 53 Washington Square South (between Sullivan St. and Thompson St.) New York University, Washington Square Campus

MEDIA ONLY: Reporters are invited to cover this event; RSVP is required. Please RSVP to Cheryl Feliciano at or 212 992-9103.

This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Events, School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Type: Press Release

Press Contact: Christopher James | (212) 998-6876

Heyman Center Event: “Mobile in Advocacy: The Next Frontier," March 9

Search News

NYU In the News

Paying It Backward: NYU Alum Funds Scholarships

The Wall Street Journal profiled Trustee Evan Chesler on why he decided to chair the Momentum fund-raising campaign.

A Nobel Prize Party: Cheese, Bubbles, and a Boson

The New Yorker talked to Professor Kyle Cranmer and graduate student Sven Kreiss about NYU’s role in the discovery of the Higgs boson, which resulted in a Nobel prize for the scientists who predicted its existence.

The World as They Knew It

The New York Times reviewed the exhibit at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World on how ancient Greeks and Romans mapped the known and unknown areas of their world.

Elite Institutions: Far More Diverse Than They Were 20 Years Ago

NYU made stronger gains over the last 20 years in increasing diversity than any other major research university, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Program Seeks to Nurture ‘Data Science Culture’
at Universities

The New York Times reported on the multi-million collaboration among NYU and two other universities to harness the potential of Big Data, including an interview with Professor Yann LeCun, director of NYU’s Center for Data Science.

NYU Footer