Internal Breakout Sessions

Internal Breakout Sessions

Internal Breakout Sessions take place at the Bangkok Convention Centre on Saturday 21 November. The sessions are designed to be interactive and provide practical insights into the issues you are most passionate about.

You may attend one Internal Breakout Session. Spaces are limited so make sure that you submit your choice early. If you do not sign up for an Internal Breakout Session before Friday 30 October, you will be assigned one.

Internal Breakout Sessions

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Accomplishing The Impossible with Ken Kragen

Why it’s easier to accomplish the impossible than the ordinary. How to create the WOW Factor in anything you set out to do and the breakthrough concept of “The Magic Of Threes.” 

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Barclays Innovation Lab: Turning Ideas into Action

A highly interactive session that will guide participants through a project development framework called ‘Design Thinking,’ allowing the transformation of an idea into a concrete action plan. You do not need an idea in mind to join, as participants will work in groups and walk away with a network of like-minded peers that can turn their passion into a project with them.

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Beyond the Summit: Creating a corporate legacy

This workshop will demonstrate how companies and organisations can successfully engage younger employees in delivering innovation and sustainability objectives. Led primarily by One Young World Ambassadors who have successfully implemented youth engagement strategies within their organisations, attending delegates will gain an insight into creating lasting legacies for their organisations. 

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Creating Shared Value: Beyond CSR

Led by FSG and the Shared Value Initiative, this interactive session will explore the concept of shared value and its position relative to CSR and corporate philanthropy, as well as demonstrate how companies and non-profits are partnering on early stage shared value initiatives. 

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Global Water Crisis – Key Learnings and Insights to Improve Collaboration

AB InBev and Water.org's CEO, Gary White, will discuss the global water crisis and present innovative community-driven and market-based initiatives as well as corporate water stewardship programs that tackle the global water crisis and share learnings on increased need for collaboration and partnerships between communities, national and local governments, financial institutions, businesses and NGOs.

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How to Tell A Human Story

Award-winning filmmakers and marketers bring their insights and experience in capturing unique stories of One Young World Ambassadors to life in film. Being able to share your own story in a compelling way gives people a glimpse into your work and inspires them to participate and engage with you and your cause. 

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Islam and Democracy

Learn more about Islam and Democracy with Maajid Nawaz, the Co-Founder of Quilliam Foundation. Quilliam is the world’s first counter-extremism think tank set up to address the unique challenges of citizenship, identity, and belonging in a globalised world. Quilliam stands for religious freedom, equality, human rights and democracy.

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Planetary Screening

 Director Guy Reid and Astronaut Ron Garan will screen and discuss the award winning documentary: PLANETARY

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Refugee Challenges; Design Solutions

Interactive workshop on human-centered design and prototyping for complex challenges faced by displaced populations around the world. Led by UNHCR Innovation.

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Seven Start up success secrets

Find out if you have the personality and proposition to make an impact! Tips for aspiring entrepreneurs and just nice people in general.

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Siemens – Carbon neutral in own operations by 2030

Following the presentation on “engineering into a zero carbon future” learn about the different levers in a business’ operation and what can be done today.

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The Key is E: Evolution of Entrepreneurship

Counsellors Paul Lindley and Lord Michael Hastings focus on how entrepreneurship can be used as a force for good and the part entrepreneurship can play in changing the African economy whilst empowering the continent's next generation of young leaders. 

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True Innovations to Create a Better Life for the Disabled and for a Better World Together

Innovation is the key to creating a better world. True will demonstrate how innovation can help improve life for people living with disabilities, environment and society.

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