Talks

Featured Talks from Previous Festivals

 

The people who speak at Festival for the Future are leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs who open our minds to the possibilities and opportunities for how we can change the world. They’re dreaming big, pushing boundaries, and showcasing what’s possible.

Precious Clark – 2017
A Mana Whenua Perspective

Noa Woolloff – 2017
NZ’s most famous teen dad

 

Yoseph Ayele – 2017
Global Impact from New Zealand

Lisa King – 2017
NZ’s Fastest Growing Social Enterprise

 

Dan Flynn – 2016
Social Enterprise to End Poverty

 

Celine Tapara – 2016
Grassroots Community Leadership 

 

Taaniko Nordstrom – 2016
Transforming Mauhere Cultural Identity

 

Hannah Duder & Samantha Jones – 2016
Socially-Conscious Ethical Clothing

 

Charlizza Harris – 2015
How the arts can change a community

 

Bonnie Howland – 2015
Curing Treatable Blindness

Rich Bartlett – 2015
Making Better Choices

 

Tabby Besley – 2015
Creating a Safer Society

 

Yoseph Ayele – 2014
Co-creator of KiwiConnect

 

Taylor Finderup – 2014
15 year old Surfer, Diver & Activist

Chris Jupp – 2014
Youth Partners Manager for World Vision

  

Yvonne Taufa – 2014
The Cinderella Project

Sebastian Hallum Clarke – 2013
16 year old App Developer and Entrepreneur

 

Hana Olds – 2013
14 year old Author

Sean Simpson – 2013
A Context for Action

 

Ash Holwell – 2013
Whare Bike