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Theme: Inspiring Youth

This event occurred on
June 21, 2011
7:00pm - 10:00pm WITA
(UTC +8hrs)
Makassar, SN

This year the event is all about young people- young people who need to be inspired and young people who inspire. We have a great mix of speakers ranging from a social entrepreneur, a HIV peer counselor, a volunteer teacher for remote areas and an architect with a passion for urban spaces.

Jl Dr Sutomo 26
Makassar, SN, 90113
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Ardy Chambers

A young and dynamic entrepreneur who has a successful chain of stores selling street fashion, but he doesn't stop there. He also creates opportunities and way to reach out to his young clientele and involves them in activities that give back to the community in Makassar.

Yulianti Tanyadji

An architect, urbanist and designer hailing from Makassar.

Agung Firmansyah

Currently a volunteer teacher in rural West Sulawesi as part of an Indonesia-wide program bringing recently graduated college grads to rural communities to teach as volunteers.

Shanti Riskiyani

Director of the Makassar Harm Reduction Community and an active campaigner and counselor for people living with HIV/AIDS in Makassar

Sese Lawing

A rising star in the South Sulawesi music scene, Sese combines old Makassar poems and lyrics to create a fresh style of music

Dian Aditya Ning Lestari

Founder of Indonesian Future Leaders, a program created to nurture leadership qualities in young Indonesians

Organizing team


Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
  • Desta Pratama
    Speaker Curator and MC
  • Akram Zakaria
    Speaker Curator
  • Sherly Heumasse
    Event Organizer
  • Kiko Ngantung
  • Afdhaliya Marifah
  • Zusanna Gosal
  • Stevent Febriandy
    Technical Support
  • Ita Ibnu
  • Arfan Sabran