SIX Wayfinder
 

PROGRAMME

 

 

dAY 1: THursday


8:30-17:00    

INSTALLATION ||  Snapshot of the current landscape: Mapping our ecosystem


Context


8:30-9:00   

WAKE UP || Coffee and registration

9:00-10:00

LISTEN || Welcome address and scene setting

Featuring: Geoff Mulgan, Nesta (UK)

LISTEN ||Navigating a troubled landscape and preparing for the future

Featuring

  • Kriss Deiglmeier, Tides (US) 
  • Tarik Yousef, Brookings Institute (QA)  

10:00-10:15    

CONNECT || Icebreaker

10:15-10:30 

 CAFFEINATE || Break


The state of social innovation


10:30-12:00

LISTEN || Rapid stories from around the world and across the field

Each speaker will respond to the questions:  

  1. What are the successes of the past 10 years?
  2. What are the big questions facing the field?
  3. What can be achieved in the next 10 years?

Featuring the following action areas: 

  • Philanthropy: Stephen Huddart, The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation (CA)
  • Digital: Francesca Bria, City of Barcelona (ES)
  • Policy: Alex Ryan, Alberta CoLab (CA) 
  • Business: Lisen Wirén, IKEA (NL) 
  • Schools and skills: Ada Wong, Make a Difference Institute (HK) 
  • Social Investment: Cliff Prior, Big Society Capital (UK)

Short Break

  • Entrepreneurship: Fernande Raine, Ashoka (US)  
  • Development: Celina Agaton, MapPH (PH) 
  • Legal forms: Charmian Love, B Lab UK (UK) 
  • Cities/Mayors: Amalia Zepou, Vice Mayor of Athens (GR)
  • Cooperatives: Ibon Zugasti, MONDRAGON (ES) 
  • Measurement: Sam Baker, Deloitte (UK)
  • Universities: Dr. François Bonnici, The Bertha Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SA)

12:00-13:00

EAT || Lunch

13:00-14:00

LISTEN || Exploring the tensions within social innovation

Five speakers will comment on the energising and de-energising patterns that guide, push and pull the field.

Featuring:

  • Value v Values: Martin Stewart-Weeks, PwC (AU)
  • People v Power: Edwin Huizing, Hivos (NL) 
  • North v South: Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli, LEAP (NG)
  • Research v Practice: Jessica Seddon, Okapi (IN)
  • Rhetoric v Action: Millie Begovic Radojevic, UNDP (TR)

INSTALLATION || The energies in the field

14:00-16:00 

TALK || Diving in with small group discussions

Participants will dive into the positive and negative trends currently shaping two actions areas in two rounds of discussion, facilitated by the rapid storytellers. 

Special small group session: City Makers - a new social innovation frontier?

Hivos will host a special extended small group session on cities, featuring Amalia Zepou, Deputy Mayor of Athens (GR), Rym Baouendi, Urban Sustainability Catalyst (TN/US) and Gabriella Gómez-Mont, Lab for the City (MX) [Max 10 people]. 

16:00-16:30

REFLECT || Understanding what guides us

16:00-16:15  Introduction by Uffe Elbæk, Danish MP (DK)

16:15-16:30  Individual reflections

16:30-17:00

PROVOCATION || What’s still missing

Closing reflections led by Fiona Duncan, Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland (UK) and Mark Moore, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (US)

17:00-18:30

DRINK || Evening reception at Nesta


DAY 2: FRIDAY


8:30-17:00    

INSTALLATION || Snapshot of the current landscape: Mapping our ecosystem


Bridging to action


8:15-8:45

WAKE UP || Coffee

8:45-9:00

WELCOME || Scene setting

Featuring: 

  • Louise Pulford, SIX (UK)
  • Harvey Koh, FSG (IN) 

9:00-9:45

LISTEN || Stories of systems change

Featuring: 

  • Carolyn Curtis, TACSI (AU)
  • Cathy Glover, Suncor Energy Foundation (CA)
  • Ella Saltmarshe, The Comms Lab (UK)
  • Alice Evans, Lankelly Chase (UK)

9:45-11:30

DIVERGE || What destination are we trying to reach?

11:30-11:45

CAFFEINATE || Break

11:45-12:30

CONVERGE || Aligning to shared destinations

12:30-13:30

EAT || Lunch

13:30-15:00

LISTEN & REACT || Overcoming roadblocks

Featuring: 

  • Rachael Brown, Cultural Enterprise Office (UK) - Host
  • Gabriella Gómez-Mont, Lab for the City (MX) 
  • Duncan Green, Oxfam (UK)
  • Ezio Manzini, DESIS (IT)
  • Carolyn Curtis, TACSI (AU)
  • Heider Ridha, Bain and Company (UK)
  • Liesbet Peeters, D. Capital Partners  (UK)
  • Nishant Lalwani, Global Innovation Fund (UK)
  • Preeti Sinha, YES Bank (IN) 
  • Giulio Quaggiotto, Innovation Professional (UAE)

15:00-17:00

CONVERGE || Mapping the way forward together

15:00-16:00    Group & personal commitments

16:00-16:30    Share back group commitments

16:30-17:00    Weaving and closing reflections led by Charles Leadbeater and Marcello Palazzi, SIX Chair

INSTALLATION || The way forward - a route map for the next 10 years

17:00-18:30

DRINK || Closing celebration

 

 

 

 

 
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