Topic: TakingITGlobal: The Power & Potential of Youth in the 21st Century
Date: 3rd Oct 2005 (Mon)
Time: 5.30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Venue: Auditorium (1/F), Duke of Windsor Building, 15 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Format: Guest speaker sharing, Q & A session
Targets: youths and teachers
Online registration: Please register at the following website handled by handled by the HK Federation of Youth http://www.u21.org.hk/main/promotion/it_global/eng_index.html
About the Seminar:
Believe that teenagers can achieve their potentials and make this world a better world for living?
TakingITGlobal is an international organization - led by youth and empowered by technology. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, with a growing worldwide presence, TakingITGlobal.org serves as the most popular online community for young people interested in connecting across cultures and making a difference, with hundreds of thousands of visitors each month. In this talk, Michael Furdyk, Director of Technology for TakingITGlobal.org will talk about why he co-founded this organization and his vision of how youth can expand their horizons with technology and global issues. This talk is of interest to teachers and anyone who is interested to find out how information technology and global issues can unlock the power and potential of youth.