Nathaniel Raymond – Startupfest 2014

The New Inequality: Data Haves and Have-Nots

Nathaniel Raymond will discuss how the rising inequality in who can access what data and when can make certain populations more vulnerable to natural disaster, disease, and conflict. Drawing on his experiences responding to catastrophes ranging from Hurricane Katrina to war in Afghanistan and Sudan, Raymond proposes steps individuals, corporations and nations can take to improve data equity for everybody.