MUV Talks: Leaders of tomorrow


MUV Talks: Leaders of tomorrow
Event on 2017-07-12 17:30:00
We are thrilled to announce a new edition of MUV Talks coming in July! This time it will be dedicated to our 'Leaders of tomorrow'.As in every MUV Talks, we'll be inspired by seven speakers PLUS we'll have drinks, pizza and great networking. MUV Talks is a non-profit event. It consists of seven talks for seven minutes, from a diverse set of people with different experiences and points of view (from researchers and scientists to entrepreneurs and investors). It’s point of difference is the energetic and friendly buzz that originates from this style, and our unique approach to networking which welcomes people to break out of their bubble in a non-confronting way – perfect for Kiwis who aren’t always the best at that. Our goal is to create an environment where passionate people can gather together to get things done; to learn, network and share knowledge. Introducing our awesome speakers! Meet Rachel Ji Rachel Ji is an internationally acclaimed young entrepreneur from New Zealand. Her company youthxco is aimed to empower the youth by spreading positivity as well as donating a portion of profits to organizations which further support youth. At 17 she has been featured in The Huffington Post, Success Magazine and various national press; also spoken in front of hundreds of entrepreneurs at the New Zealand’s Entrepreneur’s Festival on her mission to impact and inspire. Furthermore, she sits on the advisory board for hatchpad and contributes for large publications such as ThriveGlobal, influencive, business.com, stuff.co.nz to name a few, writing about youth entrepreneurship, marketing and more. She is passionate about changing the world, and serves as a catalyst for change within young people by adding value in all shapes and forms. Her business thrivo.nz greatly stresses the importance of Gen Z, and aims to helps businesses market to better engage and appeal to the most unique, entrepreneurial and diverse generation of consumers Meet Scarlett Parkes Scarlett was born in New Zealand and lived in Australia for primary school before returning home in 2013 to finish high school at Auckland Girls’ Grammar, where she is now a Year 13 student and Deputy Head Girl. She’s been interested in making a difference in the world for most of her life and in March of this year she co-wrote an International Youth White Paper on Global Citizenship with students from 11 countries, which she co-presented at the Third UNESCO Forum on Global Citizenship Education, held in Canada in March. Meet Jacques Cantin I'm a 17 year old student who has taken the leap into the startup and innovation space. Starting various little companies and projects over the past few years – including product development, services and events – all essentially revolving around the betterment of others. Most recently developing the Lifeskills forum (as a part of the Young Innovators Collective) and LaceBox. I’ve always been passionate and driven for innovation in any work I do, and this has translated into how I have taken on many leadership challenges throughout my life – and hopefully far into the future! Meet our awesome MC: Colart Miles Colart Miles is a Co-Founder of Velox Innovation. He is a well known innovation coach and a specialist in accelerated delivery practices such as Agile, Kanban and Lean. Colart also plays a central role in the local startup ecosystem including Startup Weekend, Flux Accelerator and Lightning Lab. Colart is pursuing his passion for helping kiwi organizations to speed up innovation and to find new futures. Colart’s approach to life is intense, insightful, compassionate and highly productive. Thank you to our amazing partners!  — Refund Policy: No refunds will be granted within 5 days of the event or if food and drink have already been ordered. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause. Media Permissions: By attending this public event, you grant MUV | Events for Entrepreneurs permission to photograph, video record, and audio record the event and to use these photos, videos and recordings in our website and Social Media channels.

at One 2 One Cafe
121 Ponsonby Road
Auckland, New Zealand

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