How emerging conservation technology is providing optimism in conservation (Panel)

Researchers from around the world are tapping into new technology to develop exciting and innovative tools to tackle small to large scale conservation problems. The panellists will share their experiences developing conservation technology, go into detail about the projects they are currently working on and the issues they are looking to solve. Are you sitting on an idea that you’d like to develop or have skills you think could be valuable to conservation organizations? Learn how you can get involved in the conservation tech community and where you can find resources to develop your own ideas. Most importantly, learn why the utilisation of new technology makes the panellists optimistic about the direction of conservation.

The panellists speaking in this session are:

  • Megan Cromp, Director and Co-Founder of Key Conservation
  • Alex Dehgan, CEO and co-founder of Conservation X Labs
  • Alasdair Davies, Director of Arribada Initiative
  • Sarah Sharif, Founder of Experimental Civics and Founder of Capsule