The mission of Kon*Fab is to explore news and information through a more serendipitous discovery.
The Data Severity Index will increase the efficiency of government action by prioritizing disaster risk reduction data and allowing for more intelligent filtering.
For 2012 general operating support and sponsorship of the Annual Meeting October 11-12, 2012
To support the third annual conference to engage and enable private-sector leaders to more effectively address social issues
To establish a partnership for newsroom innovation between The Boston Globe and the MIT Center for Civic Media, and later other universities
To raise awareness of the realities of global poverty through ARTecho, an artistic social initiative during Art Basel Miami 2012
To provide Art Practical a two-month residency to research, write and produce a magazine profiling the arts in Miami
To provide free and subsidized tickets for upcoming opera productions, building on a successful 2012 audience building initiative
To support Miami Art Museum's acquisition of contemporary art by African-American artists
To support DLECTRICITY, a free nighttime contemporary art festival featuring site-specific installations of light, 3-D video mapping, sound and performance in Midtown Detroit's Woodward Corridor
To create working prototype of the FOIA Machine, an international transparency platform that allows users to file and track multiple records requests to government agencies around the world
To support the organization's efforts to provide resources that address the challenges facing newcomers and their host communities