tech4good

the project

Instituto-E and CDI (Center for Digital Inclusion) created Tech4Good, a movement that aims to mobilize civil society to promote environmental development in Brazil and worldwide through the use of technology.

To launch the movement a meeting was held within the program of the Endeavor’s Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), an event that gathered entrepreneurs from 125 countries in Rio de Janeiro.

Tech4Good´s program consisted of a Design Thinking workshop for social business entrepreneurs previously selected, awards of tech-activists, talks featuring experts from the tech for good world and screening of the movie “Quem se importa” (Who cares) followed by discussion with the director Mara Mourão.

Meet the winners:

Tech-activists:

ArteManha
Atados
Dr. Cupim
Konkero
Livox
Meu Rio
Preconceito Racial Não É Mal Entendido
Salvemos São Conrado
Você Aprende Agora

  • earth
  • environment
  • energy
  • education
  • empowerment
  • economics

Social business entrepreneurs:

Rennan Barbosa da Silva – Digital Guide to Information Security to MPEs
Pedro Licio – Bridge P20 (people-to-opportunities)
Joao Paulo Oliveira – ProDeaf – Translation tool from Portuguese to Sign Language
Miguel Andorffy – Me Salva! (Save me!)
Mauricio Barrera – Torpedo Finanças
Saulo Faria – BNI-Tech Tárik
Frank – Lado C- Todos tem um lado para caridade (Everybody has charitable inclination)
Fabricio Goes – http://www.spsegura.com.br
Caio Azevedo – smartBuy – sua compra consciente (conscious consuming)
Vinicius de Paula Machado – Qualitá.me
Thadeu Rainho – Jardim Digital (Digital Garden)
Adriana Mezabarba – Projeto Rede do Gui (Gui´s Net Project)
Amanda Riesemberg – Nossa Causa – Agência de Transformação Social (Our Cause – Social Transformation Agency)
Rafael Santos – Meta Certa: Um sistema de gestão servindo como agente do desenvolvimento social e distribuição de conhecimento (Right Goal: A management system as an agent of social development and knowledge distribution)
Marcus Ghedini – Beehave
Lorrana Scarpioni – Bliive – Uma rede colaborativa de troca de tempo (A collaborative network for time Exchange)
Wellington Cruz – Cadê Curso? (Where Course?)
Felipe Lavignatti – Arte Fora do Museu (Art Outside Museum)
Michelle Estevam – Estação de Reciclagem na Rocinha (Recycling Station of Rocinha)

http://tech4good.org.br/