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Trailblazer Chronicles: Mark Pollock

About the event

When faced with life's toughest circumstances, how should we respond?

Join us for a fireside chat and Q&A with Mark Pollock, ultra-endurance racer, author and motivational speaker. Subject of acclaimed documentary 'Unbreakable'.

The first in the new Trailblazer Chronicles series, a partnership between the Oxford Foundry, Said Business School's Entrepreneurship Centre and Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship.

Supported by Santander Universities.

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Mark Pollock

About Mark Pollock

Mark is a globally renowned motivational speaker - his TED Talk has been viewed over 1.7 million times and he is a speaker at Davos and Wired among many others, and set up a motivational speaking business. With his fiancée, Simone George, Mark is the subject of the acclaimed documentary Unbreakable. He is the Author of 'Making it Happen.'

Mark is now exploring the intersection where humans and technology collide and through the Mark Pollock Trust is unlocking $1 billion to cure paralysis in our lifetime.

Selected by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader and appointed to the Global Futures Council on Human Enhancement, Pollock is a UBS Global Visionary, is on the Board of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation and is a Wings for Life Ambassador.