Transformative Leadership: What's at stake & What it takes LIMITED
CEO/ Founder, The Global Summit / Empowerment WORKS / BioNova Health
Ever rising to the challenge of co-creating a thriving world, Melanie is the passionate social architect behind The Global Summit series and founder of facilitating organization, Empowerment WORKS, which supports year round impact.
Through early life studies in mainland China, Melanie's eyes were opened to the need for mass collaboration in locally-led solutions. She identified Empowerment WORKS' flagship approach, "7 Stages to... Read More →
Founding Executive Director, E3: Education, Excellence & Equity
Standing on the backs & shoulders of my Indigenous, African & European ancestors, I humbly & respectfully submit that I am an educational expert inspiring and captivating audiences by utilizing my inspirational ‘Spoken Word’ storyteller approach. I mastered the art of addressing the delicate topics of 21st-century education, immigration, and Black/Brown male youth development. How you ask - With only 20,000 Black/Brown/Red males with a... Read More →
Co-Founder, Agora Juntas
Ani Phoebe is a research consultant and journalist focusing on global development, feminist movements, reproductive rights, youth power and public policy. She's the co-founder of Agora Juntas, a network of feminist collectives, NGOs, movements and social entrepreneurs building a collaborative feminist hub in Rio de Janeiro. She's developed collaborative research projects with institutions such as Restless Development, Youth Policy, and FRIDA... Read More →
Founder & CEO, Kilimanjaro Conscious Leadership Institute
After earning advanced degrees at the London School of Economics and Political Science, Scholastica served for three decades across Africa for the United Nations, UNDP, UNICEF, and is based back in her home country of Tanzania grooming Leaders with knowledge, Skills on How to Discover and Unleash the Greatness Within.
Artist In Action
Benjamin M. Betsalel is a nomadic artist who makes large-scale portraits, abstract paintings (“the weather or not”) and writings wherever he goes, utilizing art as a catalyst for dialogue, deeper understanding, and raising awareness. | | Through his work he explores identity, shared experience, internal landscape, and place — having spent 2014 and 2015 living and working in Colombia South America, and 2012 - 2013 in northern... Read More →
Wednesday August 24, 2016 10:00 - 10:50
Museu de Ciências da Terra Av. Pasteur, 404 Urca, Rio de Janeiro, RJ CEP 22290-255