Sneak Peek of the Upcoming mHealth Course with TechChange! PLUS a Special Announcement


On November 14th the Mobile Phones for Global Health Online Certificate course officially kicks off and as we head into the final countdown we are offering a special preview of what participants can expect from the four-week course!
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The Value of Real-Time Video: How OpenTok Has Improved Our Online Engagement


OpenTok helps us bridge self-paced content and real-time video engagement. If you’re interested in exploring our platform, check out our upcoming course on mHealth: Mobile Phones for Public Health, organized in partnership with the mHealth …
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Online-first event planning: Leave the bagels, keep the connectivity


Best practices conferences are critical to the growth of any community. The sharing of ideas and capturing of collective lessons-learned allows for those both in attendance, and those reading any after-action report, to proceed with their respective related projects …
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Activation Successful: The Digital Humanitarian Network Simulation at ICCM


The past weekend was busy for the crisis mapping community, with a very full four days of events at the International Conference on Crisis Mapping.  While the ignite talks and self-organized sessions were fantastic what capped …
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ICCM 2012 Webcast: Powered by TechChange!


Go to the live webcast (starts Friday, Oct. 12 at 2:00pm)

Good news, everyone! TechChange has been asked to livestream the second day of the 2012 International Conference of Crisis Mappers …
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Goodbye EpiSurveyor: Hello Magpi!


This has been reposted from the DataDyne blog. If you’re interested in learning more about this topic and Magpi, check out our upcoming course with the mHealth Alliance on Mobile Phones for Public Health
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6 Tech Tools for Social Entrepreneurs: The TechChange Secret Sauce?


This month we introduced a new online class on Technology, Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship in partnership with Roshan Paul, cofounder of the Amani Institute and senior staff member at Ashoka. The class has already attracted much interest from 30 students in 10 countries, including speakers from Groupshot.org, Shift.org, Digital Green, and Architects of the Future.
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It’s Not About the Technology: Reflections on the First Two Days of Running an Online Course


This piece has been cross-posted from The Amani Institute. Read the original post.

You think carefully through the strategy for starting a new educational organization with an online course. …
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