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Welcome to the 2016 Impact Investment Summit Asia Pacific.

We are excited to present you this year’s program of the Asia Pacific’s largest gathering of impact investors. 

Please note that more speakers will join our stellar lineup - watch this space for updates and news!

The Program may be subject to change due to unforseen circumstances.
 
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Thursday, October 27 • 15:30 - 16:30
Into the Future - Technology and Disability

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This session features Guy Spigelman and two international enterprises that will demonstrate their cutting-edge technologies to improve the lives of people with disability. They are joined by two of the most promising Australian social businesses in the sector. Together they will explore how technology is essential for big leaps forward, and how impact investing can be a catalyst for change in the field.

Speakers
avatar for Mel Fuller (AbilityMate)

Mel Fuller (AbilityMate)

Co-founder, AbilityMate
Mel Fuller is an entrepreneur and advocate or a sustainable and ethical future that is informed and encouraged by the principles of the next industrial revolution. A catalysts for a new economy, her focus is on the intersection of design and manufacturing, and how that can create... Read More →
avatar for Jordan O´Reilly (Hireup)

Jordan O´Reilly (Hireup)

CEO and Co-founder, Hireup
Jordan has a BA in Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) from the University of Sydney, and has won numerous awards for his innovative work in the disability sector in the past four years, including the Foundation for Young Australians Changemaker of the Year Award 2014, a Myer Foundation... Read More →
avatar for Yair Shapira (NiNiSpeech)

Yair Shapira (NiNiSpeech)

Founder and CEO, NiNiSpeech
Dr. Shapira brings to NiNiSpeech over 18 years of experience as executive in successful start-up firms. Yair was the driving force behind novel, innovative products in a varietyof fields, resulting in commercial deals in 6 continents. Yair holds Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from... Read More →
avatar for Guy Spigelman (PresenTense)

Guy Spigelman (PresenTense)

CEO Israel, PresenTense
Australian born Guy Spigelman built his career as a business development executive in Israeli software and medical device companies, and was doing well until at the age of 40 his daughter Eden confronted him saying, "Dad - you are balding, you are gaining weight and I never see you... Read More →
avatar for Moshe Gaon (yooocan)

Moshe Gaon (yooocan)

Co-Founder and CEO, yooocan
Moshe Gaon, Co-Founder & CEO of yoocan is recognized as one of Israel's most respected strategists and experts in the field of business, communications and politics. Prior to yooocan, Moshe was a serial entrepreneur, veteran CEO, Chairman of numerous companies and an early... Read More →


Thursday October 27, 2016 15:30 - 16:30 AEDT
Doltone House, Darling Island Wharf - Parkview 4 48 Pirrama Rd, Pyrmont NSW 2009, Sydney

Attendees (3)