Shamil Idriss

President, Search for Common Groun

Shamil Idriss is President of Search for Common Ground.  A peace-tech pioneer, the coalition he led produced the first dedicated virtual exchange funds announced by President Obama in 2015 and by the European Union in 2017.  Idriss mentors on the nexus between virtual and real-world activism and on opportunities for collaboration between the peacebuilding and tech sectors.