PyCon 2016 in Portland, Or
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Sunday 3:30 p.m.–5 p.m.

Caktus Group: Leveraging Text Messaging in 2016 with RapidPro

Erin Mullaney & Rebecca Muraya



Interested in using SMS but don’t know how to get started? Learn more about RapidPro, UNICEF’s visual, open source SMS app development platform. In this session, we’ll cover: - How SMS apps are used for surveys, crises, elections, and data tracking - How to use the RapidPro platform to jump start your own application - Extending RapidPro’s core functionality by using the API - Managing SMS security Come with your cellphone or laptop to participate in the demo.