There are a number of conferences that may be of interest to people addressing the digital divide, refurbishing computer equipment and training. If you know of any that should be added to this list, please email Barry at PBDD.

The order will change as time passes. 

  1. Nonprofit Technology Conference  on March 13 – 15, 2019, Portland, OR 
  2. Net Inclusion, NDIA, April 1-3 2019. Charlotte, NC.
  3. Partnership for Progress on the Digital Divide 22-24 May 2019 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA
  4. Electronics Reuse Conference – November 11 – 13, 2019 in Austin, Texas Conference has a commercial hardware focus. 

Previous Conferences

  1. Electronics Reuse Conference, October 28-31 2018, Nashville, TN
  2. Learning Circles workshop with P2PU – May 17-18 2018
  3. Net Inclusion, NDIA, April 17-19, 2018. Write-up available at:
  4. Nonprofit Technology Conference April 11–13, 2018, New Orleans, LA with collaborative notes.
  5. Ontario Digital Inclusion Summit Feb 9-10 Toronto, Ontario, Canada attended by President of PBDD Barry Glicklich, writeup is available at:
  6. Partnership for Progress on the Digital Divide conference May 24-26 2017 in San Diego, California. Proceedings – 
  7. Net Inclusion May 16-17 2017 in St. Paul, MN – PBDD attended. Read our writeup. Slides for various sessions are available at
  8. Nonprofit Technology Conference, March 23-25, 2017, Washington, DC. Collaborative notes are available here.
  9. Electronics Reuse Conference, October 24-26 2016, Houston, TX.
  10. ReuseConex 2016, 4th International Reuse Conference & Expo ; When: October 17-18, 2016; Holiday Inn Boston Bunker Hill, Boston, MA;
  11. Net Inclusion 2016 May 18-19. Barry and Katherine went and look forward to the next one. Their writeup is available here.
  12. Digital Equity Learning February 2016 in Washington DC. Recording of the event is available at:
  13. Electronics Reuse Conference, Nov 2-3 2015, New Orleans, LA. Conference has a commercial hardware focus. Katherine and Barry went and the writeup is here.
  14. Partnership for Progress on the Digital Divide Was on October 21-22, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. Board member Maryanna attended with a writeup available here.  

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