Past Events

  • Each year for Toasting Women Who Tech, the Hitachi Center honors a woman who has been in technology, making breakthroughs across the private, public, and academic sectors. For this year, the talk will feature Ms. Ann Mei Chang, author of Lean Impact: How to Innovate for Radically Greater Social Good. Ann Mei served as the […]


  • Co-Sponsored by The Fletcher School’s Hitachi Center for Technology and Tech@Fletcher Most rural residents in Ghana lack access to internet connectivity and use of ICT devices. That is due to the high cost of ICT devices, poor network coverage, low education and lack of knowledge about emerging technologies. This situation has led to, among other […]


  • In the midst of the global COVID-19 pandemic and with 2020 elections on the horizon – internet firms, cybersecurity strategists and the press are confronting a new world order. This conference will bring together leading experts for a timely and critical discussion of the shifting landscape of new media, tech policy, politics and democracy in […]

    07/10/2020 - 09/10/2020

  • Co-Sponsored by The Fletcher School’s Hitachi Center for Technology and Fletcher LEADS What is the role of social media and technology in politics? As waves of protests against racism surge in the U.S, during an election year, we ask what role has technology played in politics. Are black people and people of colour affected adversely […]


  • Algorithms are the building blocks of an inter-connected world. Intelligent systems controlled by algorithms are being deployed in a vast range of sectors including healthcare, finance, criminal justice, police departments, insurance and advertising.


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