The rapid advances in information technology are having a wide-ranging impact in the life of people around the world. Although these advances present significant challenges to society, these also offer unprecedented opportunities for people to connect, interact, innovate, and become active agents for positive social change within their communities. The You-i Lab aims to engage and empower youth through the use of ICTs and open innovation methodologies to develop projects for the public good in the Global South.
The You-i Lab offers Data Science courses to engage students, entrepeneurs and bussines partners in a learning process that aims to unlock their creativity and ingenuity to successfully distill useful information from real-world data.Read more
The You-i Lab develops scholarly research and applications to advance the tools, methods, and practice of: information technology, mobile computer systems, and interaction techniques, to study users, groups of users and their needs, within their social and cultural environment.Read more
The You-i Lab offers a collaborative environment where academia, government, NGOs, the private sector and young people can work to develop solutions that are user-centered and equity focused, built on experience, sustainable, open and inclusive, and scalable.Read more