2016 Social Good Summit to be held September 18-19

The 2016 Social Good Summit will be held on September 18-19 at the 92nd Street Y in New York City.

Confirmed panelists for this year’s conference include comedian Chelsea Handler; Ertharin Cousin, the Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme; Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; singer/songwriter Cody Simpson; actor and advocate Alec Baldwin; film star and business woman Preity Zinta, currently serving on the UN Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council; actress and UN Development Programme Goodwill Ambassador Connie Britton, and more.

The Social Good Summit is a two-day conference that examines the impact of technology and new media on social good initiatives around the world.

The theme for the summit, which is hosted by Mashable, the United Nations Foundation, the United Nations Development Programme and the 92nd Street Y, asks the question, “What type of world do I want to live in by the year 2030?”

Tickets for the summit can be purchased here.