Over 500 high-profile leaders from the media and technology industry descended on the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas Nevada, for the invite-only Social Innovation Summit’s: Tech For Good (SIS), presented in partnership with Comcast NBCUniversal. In addition to executives from Comcast NBCUniversal, speakers and influencers from around the country spoke to Diversity & Inclusion, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, STEM Education, creating shared value and the future of work
Susan Jin Davis speaks to leveraging technology to drive social impact
At SIS’s first-ever Tech for Good gathering, Comcast NBCUniversal hosted a series of discussion and networking opportunities focused on the power of innovation to transform lives and industries. Prominent speakers from Comcast NBCUniversal included, Chief Sustainability Officer Susan Jin Davis, Senior Vice-President of Community Impact Dalila Wilson-Scott, and Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, Monique Carswell.
"Digital inclusion is life-changing for those who have been cut off from the Internet in the past. With no basic digital skills, entire industries are off limits to our most vulnerable populations” – Dalila Wilson Scott
The summit welcomed change makers from around the country who were looking to focus their energy on doing good amidst the madness of CES. Comcast NBCUniversal made their home for the day in the ultimate spot to connect and recharge in our ‘Peacock Lounge’ that played host to such thought leaders as Casey Aden Wansbury of AirBnB, Sjoerd Gehring of Johnson and Johnson, and former NBA player Baron Davis.
Monique Carswell leading a roundtable discussion on “Purpose Driven Brands” at SIS 2018: Tech For Good
CES 2018 is a large stage for introducing solutions. This massive stage is a perfect backdrop for Comcast NBCUniversal to share how we are driving social impact through technology, talent and reach in the communities we serve. Learn more about our work.