World Innovation Challenge 2015

Welcome to World Innovation Challenge 2015 - Cities Growing to Greatness through Social Business, August 19-20th in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Get ready to make a difference. Two days of innovations and solutions to environmental and social challenges.You are invited to experience and meet some of the great, creative minds of our time. Join the process of building the sustainable city of the future, where everybody has possibilities and where diversity is a key to success. 

Day 1. Challenges and opportunities of Social Business with a mix of young people and entrepreneurs as well as the municipalities and academia.

Day 2. A diverse gathering will discuss the questions of yesterday, aiming for the city of the future at the fortress of Carlsten at Marstrand. A spectacular public music event by Culture meets Industry in the harbour of Marstrand will end these days of co-creation.

On stage
Groundbreaking ideas, real initiatives, new insights and global connections by applying and intersecting the concepts from Social Business, The Blue Economy and The Medici Effect:

  • Professor Muhammad Yunus, Dhaka
    Nobel Peace Prize laureate, author of Social Business.
  • Professor Gunter Pauli, Cape Town
    Environmental entrepreneur, author of The Blue Economy.
  • Frans Johansson, New York
    Innovation thought leader, author of The Medici Effect. 
  • Moderator: Katharina Brunat, Gothenburg
    Climate Reality Leader and Co-founder of A Win Win World. 
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Free entrance for everyone aged 15-27 years! 


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