WLU Global Citizenship Conference 2010

WLU Global Citizenship Conference January 2010   View more presentations from Renjie Butalid. I was invited to present a workshop on social innovation/social change this past weekend at the Wilfrid Laurier University Global Citizenship Conference 2010, where past keynote speakers have included Stephen Lewis and Romeo Dallaire. This year’s keynote speaker featured Andrea Smith, professor…

EpCon

Leveraging Technology for Positive Social Change #EpCon

Leveraging Technology For Social Impact   View more presentations from Renjie Butalid. Pleasantly surprised to find my talk from the EpCon conference in Waterloo last week featured on TechVibes today. From the article by Karim Kanji When it comes to technology I’ve always been of the belief that if it can’t make life easier or…

Paul Polak

Solutions to Help Millions of People Escape Poverty

Paul Polak’s Out of Poverty Talk View more presentations from rafe.furst. Paul Polak, founder of International Development Enterprises (IDE) and author of Out of Poverty, spoke at the University of Waterloo on Thursday night where he discussed solutions to help millions of people escape poverty. Paul, along with Gerry Dyck, IDE’s first staff member, told the story…