CAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP SAVE THE WORLD?
TINnights 2019 (Talks, Ideas and Networking)
WHY - The world has many important problems. TINnights are for people who believe we can work together to fix them.
HOW - We can only fix the world’s difficult problems if we collaborate and make new connections with other people.
WHAT - 1. Talks from two fantastic entrepreneurs. Both trying to fix big important global problems. All talks will be limited to 15 minutes with time for 15 minutes of questions.
2. After the talks THERE WILL BE A BIG PARTY!! Music is provided by the wonderful TIN band.
Come and meet other young people who believe the same and make friends.
1. David Christian (Entrepreneur and engineer)
HOW CAN ENTREPRENEURS SAVE THE OCEANS FROM PLASTIC POLLUTION?
David is a famous entrepreneur from Indonesia. He has racked up a massive 10 million views online by inventing a way to replace all single use plastics with seaweed. This innovation could potentially save the ocean from the devastating effects of plastic pollution. This means no more plastic coffee packets which destroy our ocean and also a better deal for seaweed farmers!! He will be talking about his seaweed products and his exciting plans for the future!! His message is that we can all come together to help fix the problem of plastic pollution in our oceans.
2. Prasoon Kumar
WHY ARE THE BRIGHTEST MINDS NOT SOLVING THE WORLD'S BIGGEST PROBLEMS?
Prasoon Kumar is an entreprenuer, engineer and social justice campaigner who is committed to eradicating homelessness. His foundation Billion Bricks is one of the largest NGOs in Singapore and has been described by Ashton Kutcher as 'innovation at it's finest.' He is the recipient of many awards and recently met the first lady of Singapore. He will be talking about the future of Billion Bricks and their five year journey. His message is that innovation and entrepreneurship can change the world for the better.
EVENT LOCATION - Reggae Mansion (upstairs bar area)
2. TIME - 26th of May 2019 at 19:30 - 22:30
3. WHO - People who believe they can make a
difference. Come and meet like minded people.
4. PARKING - Ample parking in the surrounding area
5. PRICE - PAY WHAT YOU CAN!! (all tickets include a welcome drink)
IF YOU WISH TO DONATE LESS THAN 17 RINGGITS PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO - [masked]
You will need to email to reserve a ticket and then pay cash at the venue.
1. 25% of the ticket price goes to a UNICEF project that helps female entrepreneurs in Africa
2. 15 ringgits pays for the costs of doing the event (UNICEF donation, venue, speaker costs, T-shirts, marketing, welcome drink, live music)
3. 20 ringgits allows us to do more events in the future
4. 25 ringgits allows us to invite Bill Gates and Elon Musk for a talk!!
6. VOLUNTEERS - We're looking for volunteers to help run the event. If you are interested send us a message. ([masked]) You get a free T-shirt!!
7. CONTACT US - [masked]
WHAT IS TIN?
TIN originally started in Kuala Lumpur but has since spread to five cities including Bangkok, Singapore, Tehran, London and Hong Kong. We are less about events and more about creating a social movement to help the world, while also having fun and making friends.