On 8 April, One Young World Ambassadors from across Europe will gather in Berlin to explore opportunities for collaboration and interact with experts on a range of emerging issues.
Spaces are limited so register as soon as possible to secure your place.
Registration deadline: 27 March
7 - 8 April 2017
Telefonica Basecamp and other venues, Berlin, Germany.
Who can attend?
All One Young World Ambassadors are welcome to attend. In addition, socially engaged young leaders from Berlin are welcome to attend, provided they can provide accommodation for an Ambassador attending from outside the city.
How much does it cost?
There are no fees to attend the event but One Young World cannot provide support for travel, accommodation or incidental costs. One Young World will endeavour to connect Ambassadors attending from outside of Berlin with local hosts willing to provide free accommodation.
What is on the agenda?
- Collaboration between One Young World Ambassadors
- Achieving the SDGs through social business
- Creating social businesses within larger organisations
- Integration and community cohesion
- Corporate sustainability
|8:00pm – 10:00pm||Ambassador Meet and Greet||Ambassadors arriving in Berlin the evening before the caucus are invited to break the ice with One Young World co-founder, Kate Robertson and Counsellor Hans Reitz.||TBD|
|10:00am – 12:15pm||Querstadtein Refugee Tour Berlin||See Berlin through the eyes of recently settled refugees. This unique tour organised by Querstadtein will provide personal insight into the challenges faced by the individuals behind ‘refugee crisis’ headlines.||TBD|
|12:30pm - 1:30pm||Group networking - lunch||Telefonica Basecamp|
|1:30pm - 2:15pm||Social Business & the Sustainable Development Goals||The founder and CEO of Grameen Creative Lab, Hans Reitz explains the power of social business to drive progress on the UN Sustainability Goals.||Hans Reitz||Telefonica Basecamp|
|2:15pm - 3:00pm||Social Intrapreneurship: bringing social business inside||The Circle of Young Intrapreneurs provides practical guidance on how One Young World Ambassadors can create and implement social business models within larger organisations by discussing what social intrapreneurship is, why it is important and how to deliver purpose driven projects inside corporations||
Tim Heard – Co-Founder, Circle of Young Intrapreneurs
Mary-Kate Portley – Circle of Young Intrapreneurs Chapter Lead, Dublin
|3:00pm - 3:20pm||Networking break||Telefonica Basecamp|
|3:20pm - 4:05pm||Integrated Europe||One Young World Ambassadors leading the way in building diverse and inclusive communities share their insights and advice.||
Taffan Ako Sharif – Founder, TISFF
Minoun Berrisoun – Founder 180 Grad Wende
Francois Reyes – Founder, Citizens Awakening
|4:05pm - 4:30pm||Understanding the Sustainability Opportunity||Learn more about business case for ambitious reductions in corporate carbon emissions and the innovations that make them possible.||TBC||Telefonica Basecamp|
|4:30pm - 4:50pm||
|4:50pm - 5:20pm||Ambassador collaboration Pitches||Attending Ambassadors will showcase upcoming or existing projects for which they are seeking assistance.||Telefonica Basecamp|
|5:20pm – 6:00pm||Developing the OYW Community||One Young World co-founder Kate Robertson and members of the OYW community team engage with Ambassadors to devise improvements to the Ambassador community.||
Kate Robertson – Co-founder, One Young World
Charlie Oliver – Managing Ambassador for Europe, One Young World
Matthew Belshaw – Community Relations Director, One Young World
*Please note, this agenda is subject to change.