Can machines stop suicide?

In a week when attention has turned to the often-overlooked issue of suicide, we’re reminded that it remains the biggest single killer of UK men under 45. Experts have been testing ways to use artificial intelligence and machine learning to identify and help the men who need help most. So could tech intervene to save lives? Julian Blake reports. (more…)

Paris summit for Techfugees

Techfugees, the community-led non-profit set up to empower displaced people from across the world through digital, marks its second anniversary next month with a major gathering in Paris looking at ways to help refugees at all stages of their journeys. (more…)

Dodd helps Parkinson’s put people first

Julie Dodd is one the UK’s most respected experts on charities and digital change. After working with 80+ non-profits, she is now director of digital transformation and communication at health charity Parkinson’s UK. In this special AgendaSetters podcast, Dodd talks to Sam Sparrow about CAST’s Fuse accelerator, how the experience is helping PUK put its users firmly first – and the technologies driving digital change for good. (more…)