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Humanity Lab Foundation
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Global (100% virtual and online with live studios in NYC)
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Global People's Summit

Calling global change-makers, dreamers, do-ers and creators. We need YOUR voice to help shape conversations that impact the world. On 22 September, we'll be connecting the world to the United Nations to catalyze change, celebrate innovation and harness global good. Are you IN?

In partnership with the United Nations Office of Partnerships and the Office of the President of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, we invite you to join us to discuss and find solutions to the world’s biggest challenges. The Summit democratizes access to conversations and information that shape the world during the United Nations General Assembly. The Global People's Summit is 100% online and inclusive.

Join from anywhere in the world to create change, disrupt development and unlock YOUR potential. We passionately believe that real action for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can only happen when we lift global voices to collaborate, share and co-design solutions, together.

The Summit will feature innovators, world leaders and change-makers from around the world, and will amplify inspirational stories, create space for collaboration and inspire bold action for humanity.

Register for a free ticket to join from anywhere in the world and consider helping the Global People's Summit grow by making a donation (we're a non-profit working hard to give others opportunity). We are growing and are committed to disrupting the status quo to give more people access to power and opportunity.

How it works:

  1. Register to join the Summit (for free)
  2. On 22 September, log onto www.globalpeoplesummit.org to watch the live stream.
  3. Ask speakers questions directly on the Summit platform (that will go live on 22 September) or directly on social media using #GlobalPeople
  4. Engage in conversations and share your thoughts on social media using #GlobalPeople. We will feature the online conversations (tweets, Instagram posts and Facebook posts) on the Summit interface, on the main stage of the Summit live-show and also inside the United Nations Headquarters!
  5. In real-time you can connect to leaders, creators, dreamers and experts all over the world working to advance their causes and communities.

The theme for the 2018 theme is Reimagine Humanity: Changing the Status Quo. We will challenge the world to think differently, act boldly, and re-imagine solutions to create the future we want. The status quo is not working-- we aim disrupt it.

Summit Agenda/Format includes:

  • 35 interactive interviews with high-level speakers & global change makers
  • 4 "how-to" sessions (lessons for you to integrate into your own work
  • 8 inspiring "activations" and calls to action (where we invite you to join us to amplify global good)

Summit topics include:

  • Reframing the Sustainable Development Goals
  • Climate Action
  • Technology in Driving Change
  • The Role of Music and Culture in Civic Engagement
  • Government Accountability
  • Redefining the Narrative on Refugees
  • Global Education
  • Youth Power
  • and many many more!

Please invite your friends, family, community and more! We want to raise global voices to demand change, NOW. The world can't wait. We need to take action.

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NOTE: If you are in New York, we have very limited tickets to the LIVE-STREAM main studio, from where we'll be broadcasting to the world. Learn more and buy tickets:https://globalpeoplesummitstudio.eventbrite.com. If you know people in New York City, please share this unique opportunity with them!