"The platform focuses on key design elements including a unique roundtable discussion layout to mirror an in-person group discussion. This is a specific peacebuilding design where the users appear equal in size to help optimize power dynamics for conflict resolution." Soliya's IT Director Hany El Mokadem writes about our platform in this blog post for Frozen Mountain.
Soliya’s Custom Solutions Manager, Rafael Tyszblat, writes about the distinct ability of facilitated, technology-enabled dialogue to create honest, open, and necessary perspective-sharing among people of diverse identities. Read the article here, published in the September issue of ACResolution Magazine, a digital publication of the Association for Conflict Resolution.
Soliya's Outreach & Partnership Manager, Ayca Ariyoruk, was interviewed by Tech's Good, a digital publication focusing on the social impact of technology. Read the interview here.
Dr. Karen Ross, assistant professor at the McCormack Graduate School at UMass Boston and long-time Soliya partner professor, receives the 2017 UMass Boston Innovation in Online Teaching Award. Read here.