Singtel Future Makers: Scaling Social Impact with Technology

Thursday, August 11th, 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
128 Prinsep Street #01-01, Singapore 188655

Join us for an amazing panel discussion happening on the 11th of August! Key esteemed experts from the social impact technological ecosystem, ranging from venture capital, corporates, to social enterprises, will be at the Hub Singapore to share with you their insights on this emerging field.
On the panel, we are excited to have Monica Tsai, Senior Director for Singtel Innov8, venture capital arm of Singtel Group which invests in and partners with innovative startups worldwide, Vishal Harnal, Partner at 500 Startups, a global venture capital firm and accelerator with a portfolio of over 1,500 companies across 50 countries, Alvin Ng, Chief Coach at UNFRAMED, Co-founder at AfterYou, an online marketplace for homeowners to find and hire freelance home helpers nearby and Assem K Thakur, co-founder of GIVE.Asia, Asia’s leading charity and personal crowdfunding platform.
In addition to the panel session, learn more about Singtel Future Makers – a six-month programme that provides young, passionate entrepreneurs with socially impactful ideas a unique opportunity to grow their organisation and scale their social impact in ways that will help shape the future success of Singapore.
Singtel Future Makers aims to help build and support an ecosystem of change agents, innovation, capacity building and collaboration that will help transform the lives of the needy and the vulnerable in the community, as well as support care givers and Voluntary Welfare Organisations.

Event Format

6.30pm to 7.00pm – Registration and mingling
7.00pm to 8.00pm – Panel Session
8.00pm to 8.30pm – Information sharing by Singtel Future Makers
8.30pm to 9.00pm – Networking with food and drinks

Key Takeaways

1) Gaining knowledge and inputs on the social entrepreneurship landscape in Singapore
2) Learning strategies utilised by established social entrepreneurs and key ecosystem players through their industry experiences
3) Understanding the role of how technology can play in amplifying your social impact, and the know-hows of corporate engagement