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DonorsChoose.org Founder & CEO Charles Best to Open Gateway to Innovation 2018
School Teacher Who Created 'The Future of Philanthropy' Will Share Online and Charitable Insights at Region's Premier Technology Conference May 16
By: Gateway to Innovation
Charles Best saw a problem with educational inequality when he launched DonorsChoose.org (https://www.donorschoose.org/)
"Charles will set a terrific tone for G2I, since the mission of our conference from the start 12 years ago has been giving back to the community," said 2018 Gateway to Innovation Co-Chair Jill Rausch of World Wide Technology. "Attendees will certainly be interested in learning firsthand about his inspiration for what the New York Times called 'The Future of Philanthropy'."
Proceeds from each G2I conference, the region's largest for IT professionals and executives, are directed to individuals and organizations with technology related needs in the St. Louis area. The conference has contributed $1,369,168 to more than 37 organizations, awarded 46 individual scholarships, endowed five scholarship funds, supported numerous STEM initiatives, and funded other technology needs for the region.
G2I features world-class keynote speakers and exceptional networking opportunities. The conference also offers more than 30 breakout sessions focused on cutting edge industry developments and best practices.
Registration information for the 2018 conference is now available on the G2I web site at https://www.g2iconference.com/
About Gateway to Innovation: Gateway to Innovation is the premier annual collaboration and networking event for IT Professionals in the St. Louis region. Gateway to Innovation inspires innovation through premier educational opportunities led by the industry's top leaders, provides an opportunity to share best practices and fosters collaboration with colleagues who face challenges and opportunities in our fast-paced industry. Since the first event in 2006, Gateway to Innovation has donated $1,369,169 for IT scholarships and for technology-related grants to St. Louis area educational and non-profit organizations. More information can be found at www.g2iconference.com or by contacting Kristin Tucker at 314-276-7600.
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