ASEAN +SocialGood: How will innovation shape the future of ASEAN?
This month’s Mix n Fix is held as part of the 1ASEAN Entrepreneurship Summit, which brings together stakeholders and entrepreneurs across ASEAN to share ideas, develop solutions, and create partnerships across the region.
The event is the culmination of the ASEAN Impact Challenge - an initiative of Scope Group - and will bring together the top 20 teams from the 10 ASEAN countries to share their innovations under the theme Sustainable Communities, Resilient Nations. They will pitch their innovations to a panel of judges. During the evening, the prize - Best Innovation for Impact 2015 - will be awarded.
The evening will feature speakers sharing their insights and answers to the question, How Will Innovation Shape The Future of ASEAN? As a +SocialGood event, this Mix n Fix will be part of a broader, global discussion around social innovation, resilience and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
Make sure you register before 7th November!
What is Mix n Fix:
Mix n Fix is a people powered platform for entrepreneurial changemakers to meet each other, get inspired, and experiment with new ideas to start projects and grow social ventures. In the last year, Mix n Fix has connected over 1,000 people, offering Malaysia’s social entrepreneurs and other curious souls the opportunity to meet and connect with other changemakers, to create social impact.
5.30pm - Guests Arrive
6.15pm - Welcome, Icebreaker
6.30pm - Pecha Kucha Presentations & Panel Discussion
7.15pm - Announcement of the Best Innovation for Impact 2015
7.30pm - Networking
Dato Dr. Kim Tan is a biotech entrepreneur and global social impact pioneer. He is the founder Chairman of SpringHill Management Ltd (UK), a fund management company in biotech and social venture capital investments. He is also the Founder Chairman of Inqo Investments, an impact investment company in South Africa and a partner and advisor in a number of social venture capital funds including Springhill Equity Partners, Novastar Ventures, Truestone Impact Investments and Garden Impact Investments.
Charles Leadbeater is a leading authority on innovation and creativity. He has advised companies, cities and governments around the world on innovation strategy and drew on that experience in writing his latest book We-think: the power of mass creativity, which charts the rise of mass, participative approaches to innovation from science and open source software, to computer games and political campaigning.
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM MYT
- Microsoft Knowledge Capital Centre, Tower 3, Petronas Twin Towers
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On sale until Nov 7, 2015, 11:00:00 PM
- Venue Address
- DDec, Jalan Conlay Malaysia
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