WSA INNOVATION FORUM MEXICO 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOVEMBER 10 & 11, 2016, Mexico City, Palacio de Minería

 

EDUCATE TO START UP: INNOVATE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE

In November the WSA Innovation Forum brings the latest insights on innovation and its effects on education to Mexcico City.

Keynotes and inspiring interactive sessions on social entrepreneurship and Youth taking action on the SDG's  highlight the importance of innovation in education. The Innovation Forum is organized in the framework of the Higher Education International Conference ANUIES 2016.

The 2 days will offer a variation of interactive Discussions and networking sessions.

 

  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11

09:00

Opening Inauguration

with Jaime Valls, Secretary-General ANUIES and Prof. Dr. Peter A. Bruck, Chairman World Summit Awards

YOU(TH) Using ICTs to take action on the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Best Practice Presentations by:

Jason Muloongo: Funda, South Africa

Sebastian Bustamente: Verdeate, Colombia

Momal Mushtaq, Voice of Youth, Pakistan

Jon Mark Walls, GovFaces, USA

09:30

Inspirational Keynote

by Karla Ruiz Cofino, Guatemala

10:00

Keynote

by ANUIES representative about the University System in Mexico

10:30

WORLDCAFE | Revolutionize the Mexican edu-cation system

Interactive Multi-Stakeholder working groups, developing concrete solutions and recommendations how to modernize the higher education system in Mexico. Facilitators. Jaime Valls, Rudy Laddaga, Karla Ruiz Cofino, Sebastian Bustamente, Badr Ward, Jason Muloongo, Momal Mushtaq, Jon Mark Walls

FISHBOWL | USING ICTs TO TAKE ACTION
Interactive Discussion with all attendees invited to share their expertise, perspectives and ideas how to change society, transform systems and make the world a better place through the use of ICTs
 
12:30

Lunch Break

Lunch Break
13:30

Innovate Education

3 Mexican education start-ups presenting their solutions to innovate education

EduTainment at its best

Presentations by CREATORS (Argentina) & LAMSA (UAE)

14:30

4 parallel Interactive workshops:

Boost your imagination, think outside the box, get motivated

4 parallel Interactive workshops:

Boost your imagination, think outside the box, get motivated

16:30

Youth & the UN SDGs

by Jon Mark Walls

 
19:30

ANUIES Networking Dinner

Red Bull Amaphiko Party

 

THE SPEAKERS

PETER A. BRUCK SUZANNE STEIN KARLA RUIZ COFIÑO BADR WARD MOMAL MUSHTAQ
CHAIRMAN INNOVATION PROF.   CEO PROJECT COORDINATOR
WSA   MILKNCOOKIES LAMSA GUTSY MEDIA
AUSTRIA CANADA GUATEMALA UAE PAKISTAN
         
SEBASTIAN BUSTAMENTE JOHN MARK WALLS JASON MULOONGO SOLANGE RODRIGUEZ RAHAT HOSSAIN
CEO CEO CO FOUNDER PROJECT MANAGER PROGRAM DIRECTOR
VERDÉATE GOV FACES FUNDA COMPETIR CRITICALINK
COLOMBIA USA SOUTH AFRICA ARGENTINIA BANGLADESH

THE WORKSHOPS

 

STORYTELLING FOR IMPACT BY RED BULL AMAPHIKO

Strong stories are powerful.
Telling your story in the right way allows you to utilize this power, cut through the noise and grow your impact.
We start with a quick introduction to storytelling theory, followed by highly interactive exercises with a focus on translating those theoretical learnings into actionable practices to tell your own story.
The session ends with an exercise to simplify your story and tell it in an impactful way in a true elevator pitch scenario. What´s needed: Paper, pens, audience seated at tables

THE FUTURE OF TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOP BY YOUTH WINNERS & RUDY LADDAGA

Virtual Reality, Drones, Wearables, Internet of Things, 5G…. how will new technologies influence our society, products and businesses. Brainstorm together in a playful way how we can implement future technologies in a smart way.

INSPIRATION WORKSHOP BY KARLA RUIZ CONFINO

Fire up the machinery of your mind with an interactive creative workshop. Learn wild and wacky thought processes that will stretch your mind and bring your ideas to life. Making ideas not things.

STARTING UP FOR CHANGE WORKSHOP BY JASON MULOONGO AND BADR WARD

What does it need to build a great team, to collaborate, to find the right business model and to succeed with your idea to change society? Work with two experienced and successful young entrepreneurs and work in a fun and interactive way.