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July 2018 | Western Australia

The Social Impact Festival is a platform for cutting-edge knowledge and ideas, celebrating initiatives creating positive change, and generating insights that address complex social problems.

Community of Change-makers

MIT Sloan School of Management

Dr Otto Scharmer

Dr Otto Scharmer is Senior Lecturer at MIT Sloan School of Management and Co-founder of the Presencing Institute. He also…

Flinders University

Associate Professor Sheree Cairney

Sheree Cairney is a Neuroscientist who has spent two decades leading research and innovation projects in Aboriginal communities in the…

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Australia

Dr David Cooke

Chair and Managing Director, Konica Minolta Business Solutions Australia David was appointed as the first non-Japanese Managing Director of Konica…

Chief Executive Officer, Centre for Social Impact

Professor Kristy Muir

Professor Kristy Muir is the CEO of the Centre for Social Impact (CSI), a Professor of Social Policy at UNSW…

Impact Investment Group

Daniel Madhavan

Dan is the CEO of Impact Investment Group, a leading Australian impact investment funds manager.  The IIG mission is to…

Green Fabric

Eugenie Stockmann

Eugenie is founder of Green Fabric and has real experience building and living in a sustainable community. She has completed ground-breaking work…

The University of Western Australia

Professor Matthew Tonts 

Professor Matthew Tonts is the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education. Matthew joined the University in 2001, and…

The University of Western Australia

Professor Colleen Fisher

Colleen Fisher is Professor and Head of School, School of Population and Global Health.   Her research expertise is in the…

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#SIFEST18 Update

@uwanews 18 Jun 2018

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@ImpactSeedOrg 16 Jun 2018

RT @ImpactSeedOrg: June news: That time of year again! Our own beginnings came about in 2015’s inaugural Social Impact Festival, then hosti…

@uwanews 13 Jun 2018

RT @uwanews: Become a change-maker at the 2018 @UWASocialImpact Festival! This year's festival features more than 40 events throughout Jul…

@PFlatau 7 Jun 2018

RT @PFlatau: The Social Impact Festival #SIFest18 #perth gets off to bang with Startup Weekend Perth: A 54-hour whi…

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