Conference call: Should NGOs embrace open-source technology?

This is an excerpt from the event. Devex Pro subscribers and Devex Business Intelligence Account members can watch the full conference call recording below. Via YouTube.

SAN FRANCISCO — Radiant Earth launched in 2016 with a mission to democratize open data from satellites and help the global development community put that data to work.

Anne Hale Miglarese, CEO of Radiant Earth, put out a request for proposals, and her team chose to build the platform on an existing open-source project.

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    Catherine Cheney

    Catherine Cheney is a Senior Reporter for Devex. She covers the West Coast of the U.S., focusing on the role of technology, innovation, and philanthropy in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. And she frequently represents Devex as a speaker and moderator. Prior to joining Devex, Catherine earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Yale University, worked as a web producer for POLITICO and reporter for World Politics Review, and helped to launch NationSwell. Catherine has reported domestically and internationally for outlets including The Atlantic and the Washington Post. Outside of her own reporting, Catherine also supports other journalists to cover what is working, through her work with the Solutions Journalism Network.