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10 minutes | What differences I'm making in Guangz (Guangzhou)

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It's not about the future or the past but NOW.

Nowhere else but right here, this uncomfortably hot and humid city themed with everyday pragmatism and money making, social canges and progress are taking place.

We bring the people behind them to meet you in person, as you are part of this city and you deserve the chance to take part in what’s happening.

We invite 3 inspirational speakers living and working in Guangzhou. They may be local, from other parts of the country or elsewhere in the world. Either in businesses or NGOs, they are entrepreneurs or individuals striving to make differences in the community.

Each of them is given 10 minutes to tell their personal stories, the beliefs they are holding on to, the problems they are working to solve and how you can get involved.

Yet that’s not all.

A special interactive section for you and them to discuss ideas and collaboration will follow.

Event:10minutes | What differences I'm making in GZ
Corganizer:ComeMeetMe Social Events / Art23 Contemporary Art Gallery
Time:Sunday August Protected content
Keynote speaker:Bram van Ooijen、Chen Fan、Bernie Chan
Venue:No.23 Qiming 3th rd,East2gate – Qiming Community
Entry:60rmb with drinks and snacks
Language:English or Chinese

▼ Keynote speaker

1. Bram van Ooijen
Founder of Cycle Canton
Co-founder of Mazing App

Came as a civil engineer 6 years ago, Bram was working behind the scenes of Guangzhou BRT, the GZ greenways and bike sharing. Nowadays he has become a foreign entrepreneur star in the city. Along with his exciting adventures in Guangzhou, he’s looking forward to unfolding the latest project he is working on.

2. Chen Fan
Head of Greenovation Hub Guangzhou office

With a master degree in law, she has been working in this innovative NGO for 4 years focusing on drinking water safety. She’s going to elaborate why her expectation for food goes higher and higher as well as how a traditional rescue charity transforming into marketing and technology consultancy and support.

3. BernieChan
Project officer of Guangdong Yu Foundation

Yu-e, developed and funded by Yu Foundation, is an online platform supporting projects and incubating NGO startups owned by the youth. Bernie is local Cantonese and an enthusiastic traveler. He invites you to join the Yu-e community and will show you how to get funding and voluntary support if you want to start a charity project.

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