Gender

Male


Location

Washington, DC


Short Bio

Patrick Meier is the founder of UAViators and co-founder of WeRobotics. He is an internationally recognized thought leader on humanitarian technology and innovation. His new book, “Digital Humanitarians” has been endorsed by Harvard, MIT, Stanford, Oxford, UN, Red Cross, World Bank, USAID and others. Over the past 12 years, Patrick has worked in the Sudan, Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, Somalia, Liberia, India, Timor-Leste, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey, Morocco, Western Sahara, Haiti, Vanuatu and Northern Ireland on a wide range of humanitarian projects with several international organizations including the United Nations and the World Bank. In 2010, he was publicly recognized by Clinton for his pioneering digital humanitarian efforts, which he continues to this day. Patrick’s work has been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, CNN, BBC News, UK Guardian, The Economist, Forbes & Times Magazines, New Yorker, NPR, Wired, Mashable, TechCrunch, Fast Company, Nature, New Scientist, Scientific American and elsewhere. His influential and widely-read blog iRevolutions has received close to 2 million hits. He tweets at @patrickmeier.


Website/Blog/Twitter etc

http://www.iRevolutions.org


My Background & Interests

Humanitarian, Research, Policy


Countries I regularly work in

US, Switzerland


UAViators is in no way liable for any of my actions related to this volunteer network. I have read the Code of Conduct (http://uaviators.org/doc) and will abide by the principles therein.

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