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WORLD HUMANITARIAN INNOVATION DAY

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WORLD HUMANITARIAN INNOVATION DAY

- CONFERENCE -

BASEL - SWITZERLAND

Date: 10.05.2019

500 +

Participants

50 +

Exhibitors

40 +

Pitches

30 +

Countries

15 +

Speakers

MESSAGE

Donations last for days, but promoting Humanitarian Innovation is a permanent empowerment of people to be self-sustainable & financially independent
INNOVATION FOR VITAL NEEDS FIRST!
YOUNG SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS
EXPERTS SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS
REAL DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION
MANY ENJOYABLE DISCUSSIONS
SUSTAINABLE NETWORK

SPEAKERS

PARTNERS

PARTNERS

PARTNERS

H.E. WALTER FUST

Former Director of the Swiss Office for Trade Promotion (OSEC), Secretary General of the Ministry of Interior and former Head of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). He is chairman of UNESCO’s IPDC and President of Globe ethics. – Switzerland

Mr. ANTONIO HAUTLE

Executive Director of the UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT Switzerland, described the SDGS as a unique business opportunity. He said that businesses, together with governments and civil society, are called to be drivers of change towards a more sustainable world. – Switzerland

Mr. URS HAUENSTEIN

President, Visiting Professor, Honorary and Senior Research Fellow, Goodwill Ambassador for Internationalisation – London, United Kingdom

Mr.  OMAR MOHAMMED

15 years old young philanthropist and Social Entrepreneur. Egypt – Switzerland

Mrs.  ESTHER HALDIMANN

Country Director for HELVETAS in Asia and Latin America – Switzerland

Mr.  JUERG UTZINGER

Director of the Swiss Tropical and Health Institute, SWISS TPH – Switzerland 

Mr.  SOLOMON OSOKO

Digital Transformation Director. CEO, CDO (Chief Digital O) and social entrepreneur. CIC – Nigeria- Switzerland

Mrs.  TULI LOPEZ

Europe’s Leading Communication, Public Speaking & Leadership Expert for Women Who Want to Stand Out, Speak Up & Leads. EUROPE WOMEN’S SPEKERS – Germany

Mr.  ALAIN JOARIS

Head of Cooperation at EUROPEAN UNION delegation to Gabon, Sao Tome  Principe, Equatorial Guinea and Eccas 

Mrs.  CHANTELLE EDWARS

Executive Director GIRLS IN TECH. Senior Digital Engagement Lead – Childhood development and motherhood game changer

Mr.  DIRK ELSEN

Director Emerging Market TRIODOS BANK – Netherland

Mrs. MARINA HASLER

Head of the coordination office of the Swiss Student Sustainability Challenge – incubation program for sustainable student projects – Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz FHNW

Mr. CYRIL RITCHIE

Humanitarian actor, President NGO Conference of Non-Governmental Organizations in Consultative Relationship with the UNITED NATIONS, International speaker . Switzerland

Mrs GISELLA REINA

Senior donors relation and project development professional. OXFAM – Switzerland

Mr.  BERT EVERS

Social Entrepreneur, Global Goodwill Ambassador special Advisor and coach. CHERIE BLAIR FOUNDATION- Switzerland

Mr.  JAMES DONNELAN

Founder – Chairman UNDERground Villas & Hotels / The Billionaire Chronicle / Yacht Stayz / Suforia / SWAG’R / Creata / SMASH Global – United State

Prof.  RUBY BAKSHI KHURDI

Social Entrepreneur, international speaker, Goodwill ambassador . Switzerland

Mr. THOMAS DUHALTER

Head Risk Management & Performance Analysis; Deputy COO at ROBECOSAM. Switzerland

Mrs ALEXANDRA PASTOLLNIGG

Founder, Director, Making Responsible Travel Easy with her company FAIRVOYAGE. Switzerland

WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND?

The World Humanitarian Innovation Day brings together from over 30 countries:

  • Global social/humanitarian influencers
  • Impact investors/Financial institutions
  • Permanent mission of the United Nations
  • Diplomatic institutions / Policy makers
  • NPOs,NGOs and CSRs 
  • Academics and researchers

… to lead an open discussion and shape the future of humanitarian innovation. 

Morning

  • Welcome Ceremony
  • Opening Keynote
  • Part 1: Projects presentations
  • Panel discussion
  • Master class
  • Show hall of projects and sponsors

Afternoon

  • Keynotes (philanthropists, impact investors, executives)
  • Part 2: Projects presentation
  • Panel discussion
  • Master class
  • Award ceremony: Guest speakers
  • Concluding Reception

Evening

  • VIP Dinner (invitation only)

SUSTAINABLE PARTNERS

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