How The Youth Generation Is Transforming Mobile Technology – Debbie Forster, Apps For Good [Video]

How The Youth Generation Is Transforming Mobile Technology – Debbie Forster, Apps For Good [Video]
technology

President shows how teens are designing apps to address common social issues.

Karen Summerson
  • 21 october 2012

Who better than today’s youth to address issues such as bullying and social insecurities? And they’re doing it through design, creating apps that could change their reality and ours. Debbie Forster, Chief Operations Officer at Apps For Good, leads the organization that works in tandem with school curriculum to offer young students the opportunity to brainstorm ideas for digital apps. The program leads groups of students through the entire design process, culminating in a sponsored national competition at the end of the course. The winning app design will be funded and launched with ownership rights maintained by the students who designed it.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.