Smart Cities Forum 2020

Entrepreneurship: Innovative Ideas for Social Impact

This discussion features a conversation with young entrepreneurs across sectors. The discussion is centered around the challenges faced by young people today when it comes to developing innovative ideas to fight global issues. Economic growth and youth unemployment are some of the biggest problems of today’s generation. Therefore, this conversation will bring experts and entrepreneurs together and expand the conversation on social impact. Moderator Juan Pablo Celis Garcia, Youth Coordinator, WGGS Panelist: Stephany Hemelberg, Co-Founder, Binach Co. (Colombia) Mohammed Bahreiba, Co-Founder, Call of Culture (Saudi Arabia) Xiaoning Lyu, Founder, Viva la Vida (China) Mohammed AlKaff, CEO, Netaq E solutions MCPM Mena

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Young People’s Role in Fostering Sustainable Development

DIscussion on "Young People’s Role in Fostering Sustainable Development". Young people are the leading force in achieving sustainable development. This discussion focuses on the role of youth in building a more sustainable and green future for the upcoming generations. Additionally, the discussion will highlight alternatives to achieve the Global Goals for Sustainable Development, as well as young people’s sharing solutions to a green economy. Moderator: Steve Chiu, Representative, Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation Panelist: - Renata Koch Alvarenga, Founder, EmpoderaClima - Olumide Idowu, Co-Founder and CEO, International Climate Change Development Initiative (Nigeria) - Johanna Schwarz, G20 Global Young Changemaker (Germany) - Earlene Cruz, Founder, Kitchen Connections (USA)

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Moderator: Juan Pablo Celis Garcia, Youth Coordinator, WGGS Panelist: Stephany Hemelberg, Co-Founder, Binach Co. (Colombia) Mohammed Bahreiba, Co-Founder, Call of Culture (Saudi Arabia) Xiaoning Lyu, Founder, Viva la Vida (China) Mohammed AlKaff, CEO, Netaq E solutions MCPM Mena

Moderator: Steve Chiu, Representative, Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation Panelist: - Renata Koch Alvarenga, Founder, EmpoderaClima - Olumide Idowu, Co-Founder and CEO, International Climate Change Development Initiative (Nigeria) - Johanna Schwarz, G20 Global Young Changemaker (Germany) - Earlene Cruz, Founder, Kitchen Connections (USA)

Shaping Our Future Together: Working on Today’s Issues for a Better Future

What will the future look like if young people take on the leading role to fight global issues? This conversation emphasizes the importance of shaping our reality today, for the betterment of our future. Youth leaders will discuss the importance of taking action now to address climate change, unemployment, and inequality. The session will also highlight the UN75 Shaping Our Future Together campaign. In light of the 75the anniversary of the United Nations, to salute the organization’s commitment in promoting a more sustainable and green planet for all. Moderator: Rosleny Ubinas, National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of the US Speakers: - Ali Mustafa, Representative, The Youth Assembly (Pakistan) - Jadayah Spencer, Director, International Youth Leadership Institute - Quratulain Tejani, Managing Editor, The Big Picture PK

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Moderator: Rosleny Ubinas, National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of the US Speakers: - Ali Mustafa, Representative, The Youth Assembly (Pakistan) - Jadayah Spencer, Director, International Youth Leadership Institute - Quratulain Tejani, Managing Editor, The Big Picture PK