SPeRA consortium, the 6th annual conference in Genoa

SPeRA consortium was formed in 2010 and consists of 38 non-profit organization, including ISF.
SPeRA acronym means “Solidarity, Projects and Resources for Africa”.

The mission is to actively support international cooperation with humanitarian and solidarity projects in T​hird ​World ​Countries, mainly in Africa, fostering synergies between the organizations of SPeRA.

The 6th annual conference will be held in Genoa on 20 and 21 November 2015 at the Museum Theatre Commenda di Prè.
It’s the result of a collaboration between the consortium SPeRA, Doctors in Africa, Celivo (Volunteer Service Center of Genoa) and the University of Genoa.
The conference welcomes participation by those involved with charity projects for sub-Saharan Africa and, for the first time this year, with the refugee emergency.

A debate on refugees and immigration will take place on Saturday 21, at 9:30 am in Sala Colonne.
Maurizio Bertoldi, of ISF, will present the project of computer stations for the refugees, installed at Centrale railway in Milan.

Download here the complete conference program

Informatici Senza Frontiere will partecipate in the Arena of ICT Festival 2015

Save the date!
November 11, 2015 – ICT festival, 3rd edition
Fiera Milano Congressi – via Gattamelata, 5
5,000 square meters of content and ICT leaders, Italian and global.

Here’s the schedule: http://www.festivalict.com/il-programma-2015/
About the Arena: http://www.festivalict.com/larena/ (where the ISF table will be hosted)
To register: http://festivalict2015.eventbrite.com/?aff=isf

It is official, ISF will partecipate again in the Arena of ICT festival.
Meet us at our table and discover more about our activities and our projects.
Moreover, our President, Mr Dino Maurizio, will give the speech: “Corporate Social Responsibility as a strategy to business development”.

After the huge success of the first two editions, the festival has been called the new Italian ICT stage, bringing a breath of fresh air in the ICT world exhibitions.
With about 80 planned talks, ICT Festival offers quality contents relevant to the B2B audience.
The audience is strictly B2B, selected to allow a real business to business meeting and networking.
The target audience are ICT professionals, as IT Manager, Network Engineer, Security Manager, Project Manager, System Administrator, CIOs, CTOs and decision makers.

ICT festival has prepared the Arena, an area of great attraction, to network, create new professional relationships and business, share ideas and information and test technologies.
The Arena is dedicated to gurus, hackers, lovers of free information and open source world, developers and anyone who wants to network in a rich habitat of ideas and enthusiasm.
While 2014 edition has hosted 26 community and associations, this year the number will grow to make this rich area even bigger and attractive.

Benevento Flood: help Informatici Senza Frontiere

In recent days, a severe flood hit Benevento.

There’s also The Future Down Onlus among the facilities damaged: here, members of ISF Benevento and Campania organize, on a regular basis, IT literacy classes for people with Down Syndrome.

Unfortunately, the laboratory has been completely destroyed and it needs everybody’s help to be restored as soon as possible. Find more details about the flood in this post.

You can help The Future Down Onlus donating money:

Through PayPal
Email reference: tesoriere@informaticisenzafrontiere.org
Reason: Flood Benevento

By bank wire
Banca Popolare Etica – Viale della Repubblica 193 / s – 31100 Treviso
Bank details: ABI 05018 CAB 12000 CC. 000000130726 Iban IT19H0501812000000000130726 – Reason for money transfer: “Flood Benevento”.