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  • A Portal with President Obama

    While working with UNICEF I've set up and now curate a 'Portal' in Harsham IDP camp. A Portal is a space equipped with immersive audio and video technology. When you enter one, you come face-to-face with someone in a distant Portal and can converse live, as if in the same room. Here's more about Portals from Shared Studios, the design collective that came up with the idea. 

    The highlight so far has been connecting a young Iraqi entrepreneur with President Barack Obama during the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Silicon Valley. Here's more about the connection from Erbil, written by my colleagues at UNICEF