Impact Summit Fringe - Edinburgh & Lothian’s
Wednesday, 1st May 2019, 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Bridge2Business in collaboration with Future X brings Edinburgh and the Lothians an impactful event focusing on impact in business. This is one of a series of Impact Summit Fringe events focusing on impact in business.
Bridge2Busines in colloboration with Future X is proud to present a series of Impact Summit Events across FE Colleges in Scotland.
The Edinburgh & Lothians event will bring together an impactful event, that will focus on making an impact through business.
Held at The Atrium within Edinburgh College's Sighthill Campus, this event welcomes any student or individual that wants to be inspired and learn more about making an impact through enterprise!
1:15pm - Arrivals/Registration
1.30pm - Welcome - Lisa Wardlaw - Senior Programme Executive Bridge2Business
Bruce Walker - Founder Of Future X
Theme - People Behind The Purpose
1:45pm - Zabia Moulaoui - Founder Of Invisible Cities
After moving to Scotland 11 years ago, Zakia started working in international development, mainly with organisations supporting people who have experienced homelessness or have been displaces. Zaki was Director of International Partner Development at the Homeless World Cup Foundation for several years before taking time out to travel to Greece and volunteering in a refugee camp on Lesvos Island.
After her return to Edinburgh, she set up Invisible Cities, a global social enterprise that trains people who have experienced homelessness to become walking tour guides of their own city and offers alternative walking tours to tourists and locals. 2:00pm - Workshop - "What Impact Do I Want To Make?"
3:00pm - Comfort Break
3:15pm - Speaker TBC
3:45pm - Gary Young - The Mindful Enteprise
4:00pm - How Do We Measure Impact?
4:30pm - Close & Networking
Free tickets: https://impactfringelothians.eventbrite.co.uk
Host & Speakers
Founder, Invisible Cities
After moving to Scotland 11 years ago, Zakia started working in international development, mainly with organisations supporting people who have experienced homelessness or have been displaces.
Edinburgh College - Sighthill Campus
The Atrium, within Edinburgh College Sighthill Campus.
Tickets for this event can be booked at the following link: