Virago Futures

Old where we come from

we are ecosystem architects

At Virago Futures we're just getting started but our team brings a wealth of experience. Our team has partnered with and worked for some incredible leaders and created powerful experiences. Here's a snapshot of the communities and experiences that have seeded this vision.

 

MisinfoCon

A Summit & Creative Studio on Misinformation at MIT Media Lab and the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard

Feb 2017

Mission: Support a movement around information accuracy

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Machine Eatable

Monthly lunch discussion series hosted in partnership with Microsoft NY and Civic Hall

(Check out our events page to register for the next one)

Mission: Host a candid discussion on the frontlines of data science and social good communities. Connect top-level data scientists and social good community leaders. Foster a deeper understanding of best practices and nuances around how data and machine learning impact communities.

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ListenUp NJ

 

A Creative Studio for better community engagement hosted with the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation

March 2017

Mission: Support news and community organization in designing creative community experiences with their communities

 
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Emojicon

A celebration of all things emoji

* Conference * Interactive Art Gallery * Emoji Party * Play Space * Creative Studio * Film Festival * 

November 2016

Mission: Create a dynamic experience that can democratize the emoji application process with the Emoji Subcommittee.

Explore a more diverse array of voices around emoji representation and introduce the Unicode Consortium to a broader community.