Mark Hugo Lopez - Closing the Digital Divide: Latinos and Technology Adoption

  • April 9, 2013 · 6:00 PM
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Please join us on April 9th for an informative session with Mark Hugo Lopez from the Pew Hispanic Center.

Mark will share some of the key findings from a recent study on Latinos and Technology entitled Closing the Digital Divide: Latinos and Technology Adoption.

You can download the full report at the link above and come prepared with questions.

Meetup Agenda:

6:00: Networking and light appetizers and drinks

7:00: Mark's presentation

8:00: Q&A and discussion

Mark Hugo Lopez

Associate Director, Pew Hispanic Center

Mark Hugo Lopez is the Associate Director of the Pew Hispanic Center where he studies the attitudes and opinions of young Latinos, the political engagement of Latinos, and Hispanics and their interaction with the criminal justice system. Lopez also coordinates the Center’s national surveys. Additionally, he currently serves as a Visiting Professor at the University of Maryland’s School of Public Policy and as a member of the American Economic Association’s Committee on the Status of Minority Groups in the Economics Profession (CSMGEP). Prior to joining the Pew Hispanic Center, Lopez was the Research Director of the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE) where he studied the civic engagement of young people.

Lopez received his Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University in 1996. He joined the Pew Hispanic Center in January of 2008.

 

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  • Gloria S.

    Here is another interesting study: DIGITAL PERSUASION
    HOW SOCIAL MEDIA MOTIVATES ACTION AND DRIVES SUPPORT
    FOR CAUSES
    http://waggeneredstrom.com/downloads/DSCA-Summary.pdf

    1 · April 15, 2013

  • Jorge M.

    Interesting stuff. Made me realize I should probably develop a mobile website!

    1 · April 11, 2013

  • Gloria S.

    This is a good article related to this topic:

    What the narrowing digital divide means for marketers

    http://www.hispaniconlinemarketing.com/2013/04/what-the-narrowing-digital-divide-means-for-marketers

    April 11, 2013

  • Gloria S.

    Great!

    1 · April 10, 2013

  • Gloria S.

    Gracias Mark, I enjoyed your presentation and this information is very useful for my work :)

    1 · April 10, 2013

  • Enrique

    great work Mark Lopez. It's amazing how consistent differences between US born vs. foreign-born and English-dominant, bilingual, and Spanish-dominant are.

    April 10, 2013

  • Eugenio S.

    Great presentation by Mark. I'll be looking forward to the next round of findings in the following weeks from the Pew

    April 9, 2013

  • Andres J.

    Good energy meet u!

    April 9, 2013

  • Ezequiel

    Mark threw down great insights on Latinos' presence on online platforms.

    1 · April 9, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry but I double booked by mistake this night. Next time!

    April 8, 2013

  • Christine C.

    Sorry to miss this but excited to find the group thanks to Linda Rosa! I am going to be in Miami, hoping to catch Hispanicize. Until next time, friends.

    April 8, 2013

  • Gustavo A P.

    Maria C. Ibanez

    March 22, 2013

  • Priscilla N.

    Sorry to miss it! I have a conflict with a class I am taking.

    March 22, 2013

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