Alex Swerdlow is a third-year at the University of Chicago, majoring in economics. He is currently the co-founder and CEO of Gather, the digital tool for political activism. Gather provides organizers with a platform to manage and do mass outreach for their events and calls to action and serves as a centralized aggregator of every opportunity to engage in political reform for activists. Alex was also a co-organizer for the Chicago March for Our Lives event and continues to be an outspoken voice for gun violence prevention initiatives. He previously ran a one-for-one social venture called GivingBackPacks and gave a TED talk on social entrepreneurship
Technology, Government & the Public Good: A Panel Discussion
Join us for an expert panel on the growth of collaboration between government and technology and how these industries are working together to serve and support the public good.