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Thursday, July 6 • 14:45 - 15:30
ShareLab Fund: Meet the pioneers

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A​irbnb and ​U​ber have revolutionised how we access personal transport and accommodation in the corporate world​, but how can their peer to peer potential be used to tackle social issues, working alongside public services? Meet the pioneers backed by Nesta’s ShareLab Fund who are using technology to address social challenges. Alice Casey, who leads work on the ShareLab Fund for Nesta, will guide the discussion.

***ShareLab Fund: Rencontrez les pionniers***

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Alice Casey

Senior Development Manager, Nesta
Alice leads on a portfolio of work looking at how the web is transforming communities and civic life at Nesta. She has a particular interest in how people are changing the society around them using new technology and ways of organising, collaborating and connecting from the ground... Read More →

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Stefan Baskerville

Director for Unions and Business, New Economics Foundation
Stefan is Director for Unions and Business at the New Economics Foundation where he works on the future of work and power and accountability in the economy. Before working for NEF, Stefan spent ten years as an organiser with Citizens UK, the UK’s largest community organising alliance... Read More →
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Mursal Hedayat

Social Entrepreneur & Chief Executive, Chatterbox
Mursal is the chief executive and founder of Chatterbox, a platform that trains refugees as foreign language tutors and connects them with students and professionals across the UK. She is a graduate in Economics from the University of Leeds and Year Here social change fellow. A former... Read More →
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Natalie Shenker

Co-Founder & Director, Hearts Milk Bank CIC
Natalie is passionate about developing a National Milk Bank Service in the UK and, as part of this process, has co-founded the Hearts Milk Bank, a research-focused social enterprise milk bank for London and the southeast. The HMB will enable the development of a novel biobank for... Read More →

Thursday July 6, 2017 14:45 - 15:30 CEST
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