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New York City, NY | September 22, 2013 The iconic sculpture in the shape of a knotted Colt Python revolver called “Non-Violence” stands at the entrance way to the United Nations.
Over the next three days, entrepreneurs, experts, and activists will come together during the UN General Assembly for the UN Foundation’s Social Good Summit. The aim will be a global call to action about what kind of world we want in 2030 and how innovation can help make this world a reality.
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New York City, NY | September 22, 2013 Scott Windes, the founder of @causebrands waits outside the 92nd Street Y prior to the start of the Social Good Summit. He’s hoping to get in and take part in the collective discussion for world good.

Over the next three days, entrepreneurs, experts, and activists will come together during the UN General Assembly for the UN Foundation’s Social Good Summit. The aim will be a global call to action about what kind of world we want in 2030 and how innovation can help make this world a reality. #instacorps #2030NOW #socialgoodsummit #unfoundation #un #ungeneralassembly @unfoundation #photojournalism #photooftheday #picoftheday #documentary #reportage #NYC #newyorkcity

Did you miss out on last week’s Social Good Summit? It was a powerful gathering co-hosted by the United Nations, 92Y and Mashable here in New York City, that brought together activists around the world to discuss long-term sustainable solutions to some of the world’s most pressing social problems. Catch up on the entire event with this impressive Storify summary on the Mashable website: http://mashable.com/2013/09/22/social-good-summit-tweets-day-one/

A new day the Social Good Summit. Ready for more ideas and inspiration to help us create “the world we want”. #2030NOW (at 92nd Street Y)

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We’re excited to officially kick off the 5th annual Social Good Summit! 

The Social Good Summit brings together world leaders, grassroots activists and global citizens to discuss digital solutions to the the greatest challenges of our time. We’re excited to announce that the Social Good Summit is back for a fifth year on Sept. 21-22, 2014.

At the 2014 Summit, communities around the globe will meet to discuss themes like equality, climate change, artificial intelligence, drones, clean energy, women’s empowerment, 3D printing and much more. At the Social Good Summit event in New York, Mashable will be joined on stage by thought leaders passionate about making a difference in the world. 

Join us and take part in this global conversation. Tickets are now available for purchase.