Rising energy consumption and waste, growing health inequalitites, homelessness, unemployment – we have to tackle the biggest social and environmental challenges of this century. How can the key stakeholders within modern global cities harness the untapped collective creative agency aground them?
Director Research and Innovation, RSA - Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, London|
Director Research and Innovation, RSA - Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, London
| ||Originally a business journalist and editor, Rowan became a facilitator and engagement specialist in 2005, with a specific focus on community involvement and participation. Between 2006 and 2011, Rowan designed and oversaw community engagement for London 2012, working with the host boroughs and the Mayor of London in the planning process for the Olympic Park in London. She holds an MSc in Responsibility and Business Practice from the University of Bath.|
Global Development Director, Impact Hub Network, London
| ||Alberto supervises the implementation of the Impact Hub Scaling program, and has been working towards setting up the Impact Hub Network s core infrastructure to scale social innovation and social enterprises across Europe for the last 2 years. He is also Development Director at Impact Hub King s Cross and the Founder of Impact Hub Milan. He has over 15 years experience in the social enterprise and non-profit sector.|