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Theme: Wake Up Call

This event occurred on
June 2, 2018
Lyon, Rhône

Today, the world is transforming really fast , that's a fact ! Societal changes, ecological transitions, technologic profess are going along with mutations of our thinking and action beliefs and systems.

Facing all those disruptions, we can feel poked out or on the other hand, stimulated. We seek for giving a sense to our life, our actions, the society we live in. It can seem complicated to get the world a better place. It can be frightening to raise those challenges ! "where to start?, with what litimacy ? Is my action going to have an impact at all ? "

Everyday, dozens of thousands of people active to change the world. Those people are the ones we are looking up to to wake us up on this event ! The alarm as rung for them and can do as well for each one of us ! An event, a constation, a crisis, etc has revolutionized their world !

Amphithéâtre Campus René Cassin
47 rue Sergent Michel Berthet
Lyon, Rhône, 69009
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Benjamin Lesage

Founder of Eotopia
Benjamin is a litterature and ecology passionate ! When he finished his studies in the Nertherlands, he decided to travel around the world without money. For three years, he has travalled without spending a €. Today he is living in France with his wife and daughter and founded the eco-village Eocosia! He is also telling us about an elephant or how ego can be a break for change and forbidding you to let it go !

Bérenger Devise

Economy specialist
Before a consultant specialized in recruitment in a Parisian cabinet, he converted to become an economy and management professor. He is also a volunteer speaker from time to time to vulgarize economy for everyone. Convinced that change starts with a choice, he exposes the link between decision and information in economy

Hanine Mhannd

Life Player
Hanine sees life as a game with immense possibilities where each and every action outside of your comfort zone can be the beginning of an extraordinary adventure ! Convinced that we can change the outter world by changing inside, Hanine launched himself a challenge doing 1 new thing everyday for a year !

Perrine Lhote

People Entrepreneur
To change the world , lets change yourself ! After quitting her job and refusing another great professional opportunity, Perrine decided she would help people to make their life better by creating Hisse & Haut !

Siméon Baldit de Barral

Travelling engineer
Civil ingeneer at the early basis, it's like Siméon changed path ! After his studies he has decided to take a trip, by bike but not just one trip ! A trip around 26 countries at the search for ecological solutions all around the world !

Simon Leurent

Declik creator
After studies in agriculture and communication, Simon has worked for four years in big companies in innovation and training in Paris. In 2015, after a bit of a life crisis, he created "La Fabrik à Déclik" : Inspire, work together to make this world the one we want, animate to create something beautiful ! That is the goal he gave himself !

Yann-Erik Bourgeois

Planet Researcher
After having sold his company to his employees, Yann Erik decided to study anthropology ! He is at the moment writing a book about Human in 2050 an is the founder of Homospiritualis ! From fear of death to love of life !

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Lyon, France