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Stories, ideas and perspectives from some of the most successful youth

Stories, ideas and perspectives from some of the most successful youth
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Australia

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Stories, ideas and perspectives from some of the most successful youth

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English


Episodes

#Quickpods - Eva Mackinley

4/6/2018
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We discuss failures, legacy, productivity and tips to Eva's younger self in 7 minutes Eva currently spends her time running The Last Straw, a campaign to end the use of plastic straws in venues around Australia. Over 100 venues across the country have changed their straw use so far, with over 4 million plastic straws being saved from use since the campaign started. Eva has been deeply involved in the social change space, and is undertaking her honours in Middle East Studies anda Diploma of...

Duration:00:06:55

#9 Eva Mackinley - Founder of The Last Straw

4/6/2018
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Eva describes herself as a social change hipster, having been working in the industry since before social change was cool. Eva currently spends her time running The Last Straw, a campaign to end the use of plastic straws in venues around Australia. Over 100 venues across the country have changed their straw use so far, with over 4 million plastic straws being saved from use since the campaign started. Eva is also undertaking her honours in Middle East Studies anda Diploma of Arabic at...

Duration:00:37:55

#Quickpods - Paige Kassalen

3/22/2018
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We discuss failures, legacy, productivity and tips to Paige's younger self in 7 minutes Paige was the only American, only female engineer, and youngest member of the ground crew of the world’s first solar-powered airplane (Solar Impulse 2) as it completed its historic flight around the globe. Paige is a a spokesperson for young women in STEM, inspiring the next generation to create their own path in STEM fields. Now in her role as a Market Analyst, she explores how new mobility trends,...

Duration:00:07:20

#8 Paige Kassalen - Engineer, Market Analyst & Forbes 30 Under 30 Class of 2017

3/21/2018
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Paige was the only American, only female engineer, and youngest member of the ground crew of the world’s first solar-powered airplane (Solar Impulse 2) as it completed its historic flight around the globe. Paige is a a spokesperson for young women in STEM, inspiring the next generation to create their own path in STEM fields. Now in her role as a Market Analyst, she explores how new mobility trends, like autonomous vehicles and ridesharing, will create new material demands. We talk about:...

Duration:00:41:48

#7 Rose Duong - Founder of Clothes Loop

2/26/2018
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Rose Duong is the founder of Clothes Loop, a fashion retailer where you can shop their products and swap them afterwards. She talks me through her journey and some key experiences in getting to where she is today. We also discuss the role of design in social change, how we all have an element of design within us, and why sustainability in fashion is so important. With a passion for sustainability and fashion, Rose is a digital designer who believes the key to stopping fashion waste is...

Duration:00:34:53

#6 Jamie Skella - Futurist & Founder of Horizon State

2/7/2018
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Futurist and entrepreneur Jamie Skella talks with me about why we should be optimistic about technology like AI and blockchain. As well as the future of democracy and the media. Jamie has spent 20 years in the design, building and advising of businesses across blockchain, eSports, machine learning, and even future food. He has formerly been the Executive Director at MiVote, and is now the Co-Founder of Horizon State, who are redesigning how societies collectively make decisions using...

Duration:00:43:53

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