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Travel2change Innovation Workshop

Join us for an innovation workshop that is bound to change your experience and outlook of travel forever.

Do you enjoy traveling, innovation, adventure, and meeting people? It's possible to accomplish all of the above thanks to the folks at travel2change. They are helping communities and travelers all over the world by serving as a platform to connect passionate travelers with meaningful travel experiences and, in short, to improve lives!

Join us for this hands-on workshop to imagine new and meaningful travel experiences. Add your fresh thinking to the shape and future of traveling. Let's improve the experience of travel for travelers AND locals alike.

*Space is limited so RSVP now!

Workshop Schedule

• 5:30-6pm   Registration and Networking

• 6-6:30pm   Call for travel2change experience ideas

• 6:30-7:30pm   Break out sessions for brainstorming

• 7:30-8pm   Discussion of how to make ideas happen

• 8-8:30pm   Wrap up and networking

About the Speakers

Thomas Kohler is the founder of travel2change. The platform is shaped by Thomas' research as an Associate Professor of Marketing at Hawaii Pacific University. He is currently a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley to explore how organizations can use crowdsourcing to create social innovation.  

• Mitch Gordon is the CEO/ Co-founder of Go Overseas and the Entrepreneur in Residence at the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business. Mitch is an entrepreneur, starting a number of companies in the field of travel & education. His most recent company, Go Overseas, has become the most trusted resource for researching international education programs around the world.

Leila Banijamali, Organizer of this Meetup group and startup lawyer at Bedrock will be moderating.

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* As always, we'll be sticking with the RSVP list at the registration desk. Please make sure you update your RSVP if you can't make it so someone else can take your place.

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  • Thomas K.

    Thanks to everyone who joined our travel2change workshop. Please take a moment to submit your idea for a travel2change experience:

    If you have any questions, let me know.

    December 16, 2013

  • Kelly L.

    Great to meet everyone yesterday, and thanks Leila, Thomas, and Mitch for running a great program! We look forward to seeing "Vet Exchange" up on Travel2Change soon :). As I mentioned, I am part of a growing company called Volunteer Forever, which allows travelers to start a crowdfunding campaign for their journey abroad. Please check it out at, or if you have any questions feel free to reach out at [masked] or [masked].


    1 · December 13, 2013

    • Leila B.

      Thanks, Kelly! We're lucky you were able to join us. Hopefully we'll see you at the next From Idea to Launch event!

      December 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Leila, nice meeting you! Great job!
    I will definitively go to the next ones. Loved the opportunity to share ideas and get to know new interesting people.

    1 · December 13, 2013

    • Leila B.

      Thanks, Fernanda! Great to see you there and hear your great ideas.

      December 13, 2013

  • Leila B.

    Great group! Really amazing ideas. Thanks everyone!

    December 12, 2013

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