• 25th-26th October, 2017
  • Station F, Paris

Techfugees Global Summit Speakers

Benjamin Hounsell

Director of Strategy & Head of Implementation Research, Samuel Hall East Africa

Dr Benjamin Hounsell is Director of Strategy and Head of Implementation Research at Samuel Hall, a Think Tank based in Nairobi, Kenya. He currently leads research on the role of mobile technology in the lives of refugees travelling to, from and within East Africa. In his work, and as co-chair of the Techfugees Chapter in Kenya, Benjamin encourages collaboration between NGOs, multilaterals, academics and entrepreneurs to develop apps and digital services that better serve refugee communities.