Dreamforce 2017

Underwritten by Salesforce.org

We’ve teamed up with Salesforce.org to cover Dreamforce 2017, San Francisco’s biggest annual convention and the world’s largest nonprofit technology conference, taking place November 6-9. This year we will be covering key global issues from the conference including education, workforce development, and impact – through engaging discussions with thought leaders on  the front lines of social change. Stay tuned for live Facebook interviews as well.

As Demand for Tech Skills Surges, Is College Really Right for All?

The question remains - is college right for everyone? Education leaders recently met during Dreamforce in San Francisco to talk about how post-secondary…

Philanthropy and the Impact Revolution

Nonprofits are finding that they need to be held accountable to a different standard than what was acceptable in the past. But this…

How Technology Can Empower At-Risk Students Before It’s Too Late

The social problems schools constantly confront are much more stubborn now: poverty, hunger, homelessness, absenteeism and myriad of other challenges. But what if…

How Nonprofits Harness Artificial Intelligence to Make a Better World

Artificial intelligence's potential is limitless - from refugee assistance, to helping students at risk of not completing school, to shortening the response time…

How to Run With the Sustainable Development Goals

The United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can serve as inspiration for every person, company and NGO that seeks to do their part…

In the Face of Climate Change: The Challenges of Sustainability Leadership

Many environmental leaders, from multiple sectors, have refused to be intimidated by the scale and complexities of climate change. The obstacles to taking…

How Women Leaders in Technology Transform the Non-Profit World

In recent years, the nonprofit sector has witnessed more women ascending to technology management positions. These leaders are on the front lines of…

Salesforce.org, From Corporate Philanthropy to Social Enterprise

For 18 years, Salesforce.org, the philanthropic arm of Salesforce, has been central to the cloud computing giant’s culture. The company has long touted…