NewsWelcome to the Americas. Our country committees stretch from the tip of Argentina to the wilds of Canada. Please check our list of countries with active members. If you don't find your country on the list, we'd love to hear from you and to help you get involved with Democrats Abroad in this exciting election season.If you're interested in hosting an event or helping get out the vote, please get in touch with the Regional Vice-Chair (RVC) for the Americas, Kathy Rothschild for more information on how you can get involved.The 2019 Americas Regional Workshop “Voting from Abroad” will take place Oct 25-26 in Costa Rica.For more information click HERE.
DA COUNTRY COMMITTEES IN THE AMERICAS REGION
Don't live in one of these countries but want to get involved? Please send a message to the Regional Vice-Chair (RVC) for the Americas, Kathy Rothschild.
If you would like to help develop a new Country Committee, we can also help. Just get in touch!
A conversation with Nicco Mele and Amb. Bruce Heyman: "Politics, Journalism, and the threats to both"
Amb. Bruce Heyman
Join Democrats Abroad Canada as we host a conversation with Nicco Mele and former U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman, on “Politics, Journalism, and the threat to both” Thurs., Sept. 24th at 8:30pm EDT.
Nicco Mele is managing director at the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation and on the faculty at the Harvard Kennedy School. He is the faculty co-chair of the Harvard Council on the Responsible Use of Artificial Intelligence.
From 2016 to 2019, Nicco was the Director of the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School. He continues to teach classes on technology’s impact on media, politics, and public policy.
Nicco’s prior experience includes founding technology companies, working on political campaigns, and a stint as a media executive at the Los Angeles Times. He advises several startups, including Blueprint Robotics (on-demand manufacturing), Optimus Ride (autonomous vehicles), Plympton (publishing), and Cignify (data analytics). Nicco serves on the board of the National Conference on Citizenship as well as the board chair of Democracy.Works and MassPoetry.
He has published widely, including the international bestseller The End of Big: How The Digital Revolution Makes David The New Goliath published in 2013 by St. Martin’s Press. Longer bio available here.
We’re excited to have Nicco join us for this conversation!
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