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Webcast: The Edge of Social Impact – live from the Social Impact Festival

July 21, 2016 @ 6:45 pm - 8:15 pm


Pollinators is partnering with the Social Impact Festival to webcast this session FREE from Perth.

Please read details below and register according to your circumstances to join either:

  1. In-person at CityHive in Geraldton – Register via Podio (members) or Pollinators website (non-members pay $20),
  2. Remotely via GoToTraining – We have a limit of 25 places, and priority will be given to Meshpoints partner hosting sessions in other regional centres – Training ID: 910-132-988 – other remote participants can register and confirmation is subject to priorities.

William Gibson once declared that ‘the future is already here – it’s just not evenly distributed.’ This event tackles some key questions of our future in Western Australia and around the world by engaging with cutting-edge social impact leaders who are boldly progressing social change. Guest speakers include:

Silvia Zuur

Through cups of coffee, hosting retreats, conferences, and developing educational programmes Silvia has supported many social entrepreneurs to move their ideas into reality. Her relentless quest for learning new things and asking difficult questions led her to lead the launch of Chalkle in 2012, Social Enterprise Week in 2014, and the first Open Source, Open Society conference in 2015. Silvia is currently a Director of the Enspiral Foundation and EXP.

Twitter: @SilviaZuur

Adam Jorlen

Adam is the Co-Founder and Director of Enkel, a group of people in Perth that works to inspire, support and engage changemakers. Adam works at the intersection of strategic foresight and entrepreneurship and focus on broad, long and deep innovation.

Twitter: @adamjorlen

Andrew Outhwaite

Andrew Outhwaite is Learning Lead at Pollinators Inc, and voluntary Director of StartupWA, Geraldton Bendigo Bank and Geraldton Airlines. Prior to founding Pollinators Andrew’s experience included growing social enterprise solutions to homelessness in the UK, advising European corporates on sustainability solutions, and working with WA communities on coastal, water and biodiversity strategies.

Twitter: @ArOuthwaite

Ingrid Burkett

Ingrid is a Social Design Fellow of the Centre for Social Impact, Associate Director of The Australian Centre for Social Innovation, and Managing Director of social business Knode. She is a social designer who designs processes, products and knowledge that deepen social impact and facilitate social innovation.

Twitter: @IngridBurkett

Andrew Suttar

Andrew’s life’s mission is to upgrade mainstream education curriculums around the globe so that future generations have the clarity and capability for humanity to flourish into the future. He became a became a bubble scientist, bubble entrepreneur, bubble artist & bubbleosopher at age 16. He realised he had a unique opportunity to achieve this when I was 16 years old, as a finalist in a national science fair. He knew at the time it would be a big task, a life’s work and he’s been doing it ever since as CEO of Bubbly.

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July 21, 2016
6:45 pm - 8:15 pm
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