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Theme: Inspiring Youth

Makassar, Indonesia
June 21st, 2011

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About this event

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.

Confirmed Speakers

  • 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

Venue and Details

Jl Dr Sutomo 26
Makassar, 90113
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Mila Shwaiko
Makassar, Indonesia

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Kiko Ngantung
Afdhaliya Marifah
Zusanna Gosal
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Ita Ibnu
Arfan Sabran

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