As part of the Tech Awards week, laureates participated in the Nexus Conference hosted at Santa Clara University. Each laureate was asked to prepare a 60 second elevator pitch on their organization. After drafts and re-drafts, feedback from a speed pitch session where we practiced 14 times each 🙂 the finished products were really impressive. … Continue reading Awaaz.De in 60 seconds
One of many perks of being a Tech Awards Laureate is having a short film produced on our work. Thanks to Sandy Smolan and his team for putting this together, it turned out great!
Awaaz.De was named a finalist for Mashable.com's Startups for Good Challenge. Jon, who interned with Awaaz.De this summer, represented us in New York at the famous 92nd Street Y. There he gave a three-minute pitch of Awaaz.De to a panel of judges and a live audience. He did a tremendous job! Check out the video … Continue reading Mashable.com's Startups for Good
Awaaz.De is thrilled to announce that it has been named a laureate of The Tech Awards 2011, one of 15 global innovators recognized each year for applying technology to benefit humanity and spark global change. The Tech Awards, a signature program of The Tech Museum, and presented by Applied Materials, Inc., selected Awaaz.De from among … Continue reading Awaaz.De named a 2011 Tech Awards Laureate
From DNA Ahmedabad: Tapan Parikh, an assistant professor in the UC Berkeley School of Information, was awarded the five-year grant by the National Science Foundation and, with his team, will use the money to explore ways the voice-based interface can be made more user-friendly for low-literacy users. According to Neil Patel, a PhD student at … Continue reading Awaaz.De Research profiled in DNA Ahmedabad