Susan Long

Susan Long

Innovation adviser Middle East
Field Ready

Susan’s passion is to make the systems that drive our world function better for everyone. At Field Ready that means devising the programs and building the partnerships to bring "manufacturing for the masses" to the Syrian response, as Field Ready’s network of "makers" make the things that are needed, where they are needed.  

Previously she has worked on DFID-funded market systems programs in East Africa, market development and tradeanalysis with UNIDO and as a strategy consultant in PwC’s Transaction Services. 


Saving a Family Using Locally Made Airbags in War-Ravaged Idlib

Hydroponic Farming in Syria

Alumni stories: Changing the face of humanitarian aid in the Middle East

Conference sessions

Find out how organisations are reshaping how development is done and why you should take them seriously.



Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:15 to 12:45

Which digital developments are being utilised in humanitarianism, such as big data, machine learning, drones and satellite imagery processing, crowd-computing, blockchain and identification tools.



Tue, 02/27/2018 - 13:45 to 14:45