On April 19, 2010, the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies hosted a special invitation-only conference on Technology, Governance, and Global Development. The conference brought together Stanford faculty and students with leaders from business, government, and nonprofit organizations, as well as journalists, academics and philanthropists, to examine novel integrative approaches to poverty alleviation around the world. Bill Gates and Condoleezza Rice delivered the keynote addresses...

Thanks to the generosity of FSI donors, the conference registration fee was waived. We ask you to consider making a donation of $1,000 or more to FSI's Global Underdevelopment and Governance Action Fund. As an inaugural donor to the fund, you will help advance pathbreaking research on chronic global underdevelopment at FSI and Stanford.

For questions about the conference, please contact:

Mary Ellen Horwath
(650) 725-2524

Sponsored by Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and Stanford University