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Systemic change is needed to move us on to the right side of history. Marc Buckley talks with the game-changers on a mission to get us there as fast as possible. Marc is an Advocate for the SDGs, member of the World Economic Forum Expert Network, and award-winning Global Food Reformist.

Take a deep dive with thought leaders, Innovators, Futurists, and those solving Global Grand challenges. Listen to renowned experts share their insight on topics including sustainability, environmentalism, global food reform, SDG plan to get us to 2030, regenerative practices and systems thinking.

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Systemic change is needed to move us on to the right side of history. Marc Buckley talks with the game-changers on a mission to get us there as fast as possible. Marc is an Advocate for the SDGs, member of the World Economic Forum Expert Network, and award-winning Global Food Reformist.

Take a deep dive with thought leaders, Innovators, Futurists, and those solving Global Grand challenges. Listen to renowned experts share their insight on topics including sustainability, environmentalism, global food reform, SDG plan to get us to 2030, regenerative practices and systems thinking.

    Mark Brand is Marc's next guest on this Episode of Inside Ideas.

    Mark Brand is Marc's next guest on this Episode of Inside Ideas.

    Marc is a Social Impact Entrepreneur, Chef, and Professor of Innovation.

    Mark is one of North America’s foremost social entrepreneurs. With eleven businesses under his belt, he exemplifies a new form of leadership that encompasses good in every step. Brand is determined to breathe new life into our struggling and disjointed communities through his advocacy, convenings & social impact business models.

    Along with overseeing the 5 organisations under MB Inc, Brand leads his A Better Life Foundation in Canada, the United States and Mexico and is a Stanford fellow, Professor of Innovation and Design Thinking, and has served as executive chef for the American Refugee Committee and Pope Francis's Climate Challenge. As a certified Integral Facilitator & Mediator, he helps to unstick groups facing deep challenges through design.

    At the center of all of this work is  helping us see ways to help each other in meaningful and long lasting ways with the theory, there is no US & THEM, only US.

    Mark Brand Inc.

    https://www.markbrandinc.com/

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Tristram Stuart is Marc's guest on this episode of Inside Ideas

    Tristram Stuart is Marc's guest on this episode of Inside Ideas

    Tristram Stuart is an international award-winning author, speaker, campaigner and expert on the environmental and social impacts of food. His books have been described as "a genuinely revelatory contribution to the history of human ideas” (The Times).

    The environmental organisation he founded, Feedback (www.feedbackglobal.org), works to regenerate nature by transforming our food system. He is also the founder of Toast Ale (www.toastale.com) which upcycles unsold fresh bread into award-winning craft beer. 100% of Toast’s distributable profits go to Feedback and other aligned charities worldwide. After 3 years of operations, Toast saved more than 1 million slices of bread from going to waste.

    Tristram is an official UN Champion of SDG 12.3 to halve food waste by 2030. He won the international environmental award in 2011, The Sophie Prize. He is an Ashoka Fellow, a National Geographic Emerging Explorer and a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader.

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Barak Berkowitz is Marc Buckley's latest guest on Inside Ideas.

    Barak Berkowitz is Marc Buckley's latest guest on Inside Ideas.

    Barak Berkowitz is the Director of Operation and Strategy at MIT Media Lab as well as the founder of MarketCentrix, a consumer strategy consultancy for tech companies.

    He consults to start-ups, VCs and Large companies. Past clients have included, Digital Garage, Apple, Sony, Fujifilm, Polycom and many others. He also serves as an investor and advisor to many start-ups including LittleBits, New Context, Improbable and Quixey.

    Over the last 25+ years Barak has served in a number of consumer technology leadership roles.

    Most recently Barak was CEO of Evi, the virtual personal assistant that was acquired by Amazon.Com and is the intelligence in Alexa. Prior to Evi, Barak was the Managing Director of Wolfram Alpha, the revolutionary answer engine. He also was Chairman and CEO of Six Apart, the global leader in blogging, Cofounder and President of OmniSky, the wireless Internet innovator that went public in 2000, EVP and General manager of the Go Network, the Disney owned web portal and EVP and General Manager of Logitech. Prior to Logitech Barak spent over 9 years at Apple USA and Apple Japan in a number of roles leading consumer-marketing programs.

    Barak started his tech career at Macy’s, running the world’s first large-scale consumer computer store chain.

    • 1 hr 29 min
    Dr John Cook is Marc Buckley's latest guest on Inside Ideas

    Dr John Cook is Marc Buckley's latest guest on Inside Ideas

    John is a research assistant professor at the Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University. He obtained his PhD at the University of Western Australia, studying the cognitive psychology of climate science denial. His research focus is understanding and countering misinformation about climate change. In 2007, he founded Skeptical Science, a website which won the 2011 Australian Museum Eureka Prize for the Advancement of Climate Change Knowledge and 2016 Friend of the Planet Award from the National Center for Science Education. John authored the book Cranky Uncle vs. Climate Change, that combines climate science, critical thinking, and cartoons to explain and counter climate misinformation. He also co-authored the college textbooks Climate Change: Examining the Facts and Climate Change Science: A Modern Synthesis and the book Climate Change Denial: Heads in the Sand. In 2013, he published a paper finding 97% scientific consensus on human-caused global warming, a finding that has been highlighted by President Obama and UK Prime Minister David Cameron.

    • 1 hr 36 min
    Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim is Marc's guest on this episode of Inside Ideas.

    Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim is Marc's guest on this episode of Inside Ideas.

    Environmental activist and member of Chad’s pastoralist Mbororo community, Hindou began advocating for Indigenous rights and environmental protection at age 16, founding the Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad (AFPAT) to introduce new income revenue activities for women and collaborative tools such as 3D participatory mapping to build sustainable ecosystems management and reduction of nature-based resource conflicts. Her vision is to grow support for both traditional knowledge and science to improve resilience to climate change especially for rural communities.

    She is a member of the Indigenous Peoples of Africa Coordinating Committee and served as co-chair of the International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change during the historic UN Climate Change Conference (COP21) in Paris. She is dedicated to the protection of all Indigenous peoples, from the Congo to the Arctic, and the value of their knowledge in the fight against climate change. She advances environmental protection for Indigenous peoples by participating in international policy dialogues held around the three Rio Conventions; Climate Change (UNFCCC), Biodiversity (CBD), and Desertification (UNCCD) pressuring governments to recognize land rights of Indigenous peoples and advance their solutions for climate adaptation and mitigation.

    Ibrahim’s work with indigenous communities at the local and global level has achieved broad recognition and support including, the Pritzker Emerging Environmental Genius Award, the Daniel Mitterrand Prize, appointment as a UN Sustainable Development Goals Advocate, Conservation International board member and Lui-Walton Senior Fellow, EAT advisory board member and National Geographic Explorer. She was recognized by  BBC  as a top 100 women leader and by TIME's Women Leaders in Climate Change.  Her TED talk on Indigenous knowledge meets science to solve climate change has surpassed more than 1 million views.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Harald Neidhardt is Marc Buckley's latest guest.

    Harald Neidhardt is Marc Buckley's latest guest.

    Harald Neidhardt is passionate about meaning in technology, the future of exponential technologies and its opportunities for society, economy and entrepreneurs – especially in Europe.

    Together with a select group of an inspiring futurist faculty, leading innovators and creative minds, he has launched the Futur/io Institute as a new platform and community for European innovation leaders to help co-create a vision for desirable futures.

    For MLOVE, Harald Neidhardt created an unconventional event series that brings together innovators for inspiring events at amazing locations since 2009. Throughout his career he has been a digital pioneer and serial startup founder in Europe and the USA.

    He published two books:”Moonshots for Europe” and “Lifestyle of Mobility”, written together with acclaimed innovators and change makers.

    Harald Neidhardt is a Singularity University alumnus and has spoken on innovation at events, including TEDx (Hongkong, Hamburg, Marrakesh), SXSW Austin, SingularityU Summit (NL/USA/GER), Wired, Next, MWC/4YFN Barcelona and is a speaker at corporate executive events. Harald is an advisor to the UN Climate Change secretariat (UNFCCC) on resilient frontiers and member of the digital economy workgroup of the World Economic Forum (WEF Davos).

    • 1 hr 39 min

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