Annual Advancing and Redefining Communities for Emergency Management (March 25 & 26, 2013)

A local Washington DC conference March 25 & 26, 2013 at Georgetown University – Annual Advancing and Redefining Communities for Emergency Management  (ARC for EM) www.arc4em.org (there is a registration fee). The ARC for EM conference is done in partnership with the Veterans Emergency Management Evaluation Center (VEMEC). This year’s conference theme is Redefining Community …

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Community and Financial Logics in Startup Banks

Do startup organizations do better if the founding team has a financial perspective, focused on shareholder return, or a community orientation, focused on building up the local community (or both)? To learn more, check out this article in the Academy of Management Journal December 2012 issue. Arriving at the Starting Line: The Impact of Community …

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CHI 2013 Workshop on “Designing for- and with- Vulnerable People” (Due Jan 11, 2013)

27 or 28 April 2013, Paris, France http://di.ncl.ac.uk/vulnerability/ The workshop will be held as part of CHI 2013 (https://chi2013.acm.org/), the annual ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, that will be held in Paris, France between the 27 April and 2 May 2013. The workshop will be held on a single day prior to the …

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