InnoCoffee 2013 I

InnoCoffee: A conversation with Lori Harnick, Global Head of Microsoft’s YouthSpark

29 January 2013 | 8h15 AM to 9h30 PM | Science14 Atrium

YouthSpark is a $500 million programme spread over the next 3 years with the goal to provide training, employment and entrepreneurship opportunities to as many as 300 million youths in 100 nations.

Lori Harnick is General Manager of Microsoft Citizenship and Public Affairs and the Global Head of Microsoft’s YouthSpark Programme. She leads Microsoft’s global work on corporate social responsibility and service to communities as well as the company’s public relations of all legal and public policy issues. 

Microsoft’s YouthSpark is a $500 million programme spread over the next 3 years with the goal to provide training, employment and entrepreneurship opportunities to as many 300 million youths in 100 nations.

Meet Lori and find out what how through partnerships with governments, nonprofits and businesses, YouthSpark aims to empower young people like you to imagine and realize their full potential by connecting them with greater education, employment, and entrepreneurship opportunities.

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Background:

EYIF’s InnoCoffee is a “meet the expert” event by invitation only, held in an intimate setting for up to 50 participants interacting with an eminent speaker on innovation and entrepreneurship-related topics. The events last about 2 hours, including one hour of discussion and Q&A and are followed by a networking session.