For this year’ World Refugee Day, on 20th June, our chapters in London and Australia are mobilizing to organize meetups with Techfugees’ community all around the world! 

 

🇦🇺 Techfugees Australia 🇦🇺

For Techfugees third Sydney meet-up, our Australian team have as Guest of Honour, Zoe Ghani, Chief Technology Officer of The Iconic, one of Australia’s largest online fashion retailers who came to Australia as a young refugee from Afghanistan. Following the talk and fireside chat with her, participants will hear from the Honorable Ed Husic MP and Dor Akech Achiek from Settlement Services International.

The formal part of the evening will finish with updates from the Techfugees community and a mini- pitch session with refugee-led businesses and ideas. If you have an idea or an existing business you want to pitch for business or social venture, please contact techfugeesaustralia@gmail.com!

Thank you to TripAdvisor, Microsoft, Catalsyr: Refugee and Migrant Entrepreneurship, Settlement Services International, Refugee Talent / Migrant Talent, Parliament on King and Chief Disrupter for supporting this unmissable event!

📍More information & registration HERE!

🗓 Wednesday 20th June 2018 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm AEST

🗺 Sydney Startup Hub: Lvl 11, 11-31 York Street, Sydney, NSW 2000

📣 Follow Techfugees Australia on Twitter & Facebook

 

🇬🇧 Techfugees London 🇬🇧

London’s team is organizing an evening of storytelling and knowledge sharing, where like-minded individuals can come together to connect and collaborate. Whether you’re an individual looking to contribute your skills to a mission-driven cause, an NGO looking to collaborate with other stakeholders, or most importantly, a refugee looking to make connections in your community, this meet-up is made for you!

This event is organized with the support of our partners and friends from Lush.

📍More information & registration HERE!

🗓 Wednesday 20th June 2018 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm BST

🗺 Lush Studio: 67-71 Beak St, London W1F 9SW

📣 Follow Techugees London on Twitter & Facebook