Audience Development in the Social Age with Alex Sumsky
Wednesday 14th March 2018
Alex Sumsky is the cofounder of Forever Network - a digital sports media company for the millennial generation reaching over 60M people per month. Alex leads Forever Network's audience, content, and creative activities, and through this, he will explain how new age media companies are building audiences with a social first approach.
Social Entrepreneurship with Debbie Haski-Leventhal
Wednesday 21st March 2018
A social entrepreneur is someone who recognises a social problem and uses entrepreneurial principles to organise, create and manage a venture to make social change. Inspired by Muhammad Yunus and other famous social entrepreneurs, young people around the world are now starting their own businesses to address problems such as access to clean water, sanitation, homelessness, environmental issues and more.
Start-up & Corporate Collaborations with Nicole McCallum & Michael Cesa
Wednesday 28th March 2018
Want to know how startup-corporate collaborations can help launch and grow a business? Nicole McCallum will provide insight on the process involved in creating startup-corporate relationships, present a case study on what it's really like partnering with a corporate and share advice from startups who have collaborated with corporates. Michael Cesa will teach us how to bridge the gap between the startup and corporate world with confidence and effective networking, sharing some of his stories, lessons and experiences.
Week 1 - Idea Generation Speaker Series with Mark Sarian
Wednesday 4th April 2018
Where do great ideas come from? What differentiates your idea from others? Quantity over quality? Which ideas have the most chance of being successful? Mark Sarian will reveal his valuable tips on how to generate the best ideas. He will discuss some of his own ideas, as he journeyed from Commercial Finance, to Vodka, to Milan Fashion Week, and share stories from across the globe. His presentation will cover people to be inspired by, as well as future trends.
Filmed and Edited by Gaston Trussi & Tim Salt.