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April 9-12 2019OxfordUnited Kingdom
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The Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship 2019 seeked to accelerate entrepreneurial solutions to the world’s most pressing problems by uniting social entrepreneurs with essential partners in a collaborative pursuit of learning, leverage, and large-scale social change. Forum delegates represented more than 80 countries and participated in a range of interactive events to openly share, collaborate, innovate, and, ultimately, advance social entrepreneurship.
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Maryana Iskander

CEO at Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator
Maryana Iskander is Chief Executive Officer of Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator and brings a track record of scaling organisations through partnership models, data-driven delivery, talent management and technology innovation. Previously, she served as Chief Operating Officer of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a US$1 billion organisation that is America’s largest provider of women’s reproductive healthcare and she currently sits on the board of directors. She has been an associate at global business consultancy McKinsey Co., a strategy consultant for W.L. Gore & Associates, and a law clerk at Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York, and Vinson & Elkins in Houston. Maryana also served as Adviser to the President of Rice University and as a law clerk on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. She earned a B.A. magna cum laude from Rice University, an M.Sc. from Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar, and a J.D. from Yale Law School. She is a Henry Crown Fellow and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.

Brenda Coughlin

Director of producing and impact strategy at Sundance institute
Brenda Coughlin joined Sundance Institute in September 2018 as Director of Producing and Impact Strategy, a newly created position designed to drive the Institute’s cross-disciplinary and artist-forward impact strategy, focused on the production of compelling work across documentary, fiction, and emerging media, as well as Sundance’s engagement programs and advocacy for independent art and media. She overseas Creative Partnerships, including Stories of Change, the Institute’s 10+ year partnership with Skoll Foundation, and leads Sundance’s field-building initiatives for non-fiction producing.

Prior to joining Sundance, Brenda’s projects as an independent producer include Academy Award-nominated Dirty Wars (2013) about the US drone program, and director Laura Poitras’ last two features: Academy Award-winning CITIZENFOUR (2014), about NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, and Cannes premiere Risk (2016), about Julian Assange. She produced Laura Poitras’ 2016 solo exhibition, Astro Noise, at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, which featured six new immersive installations. Other producing projects include Kirsten Johnson’s Cameraperson (2016), Steve Maing’s Crime + Punishment (2018), and Nancy Schwartzman’s Roll Red Roll (2018).

Anab Jain

Founder & Director at Superflux
Anab Jain is a filmmaker, designer and futurist. She creates worlds, stories and tools that provoke and inspire us to engage with the precarity of our rapidly changing world. Following an extensive career in the design and foresight industry, working for some of the world’s biggest organisations such as Microsoft and Nokia, she co-founded Superflux, an experimental design, foresight and technology studio in London, UK. Alongside her practice, Anab is Professor and Programme Leader for Design Investigations at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna.

Over the last 15 years, Anab has gained international recognition for her work and commentary on design, innovation, emerging technologies and complex futures. She is the recipient of the Award of Excellence ICSID, UNESCO Digital Arts Award, and Grand Prix Geneva Human Rights Festival, as well as awards from Apple and the UK Government’s Innovation Department. Her work has been exhibited at MoMA New York, V&A Museum, Science Gallery Dublin, National Museum of China, Vitra Design Museum, and Tate Modern.

Anab has delivered talks and keynotes at several conferences including TED, MIT Media Lab and MOMA’s first design summit ‘Knotty Objects’, PICNIC, NEXT, WCIT2010, LIFT, SIGGRAPH, Global Design Forum, EPIC, Design Engaged and FuturEverything.
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