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Friday, May 25 2018, 09:00 - 18:00, Oxford Saïd Business School

Time Session
09:00 -10:00 Registration and networking
10:00 -10.20 Welcome and Introduction from the Dean, the Careers team and the Social Impact OBN

This conference is all about the future. We are here to showcase the latest insights, innovations and technologies influencing careers in social impact. You will have a chance to hear from start-ups and corporate innovators working in Education, Financial Services, Healthcare and the Energy sectors.

You will also have the opportunity to join case sessions with focus on Africa, Asia, Europe and Americas and leave with practical skills and tools to turn your passions into action.

10.20-11:00 Opening Keynote: Speaker to be confirmed – theme 'Reimagine your Career'.
11:00 -12:00

Panel 1: The Future of Education Careers

What are the latest tools and technologies influencing careers in social impact?


Panel 2:  The Future of Health Careers

How to join a career in global health. What are the latest business models and products in the field?


Panel 3: The Future of Energy Careers

Advice for Building a Career in this Rapidly Changing Economy


Panel 4: Future of Innovative Finance Careers

How is technology reinventing financial services and how that influences new jobs in the sector?

12:00  Lunch served in main Entrance Hall and Careers Fair starts
13:30 - 15:00 Workshop 1: Innovative Finance – Blended finance 

Workshop 2: Exponential Technologies 

Hw are AI, Blockchain and machine learning being used to address some of the world-scale challenges and how are the new careers in these fields?


Workshop 3: An “Unworkshop” session on Corporate Venturing

he Rise of Incubators, Accelerators and CVC


Workshop 4: Problem Solving & Design Thinking

How to apply unconventional frameworks to solve social problems

15:00 - 16:00 Careers fair and structured networking time
16:00 - 17:00 Closing keynote: A leading executive in the field will provide introductions to pathways for impact, providing the foundation for understanding societal and business transformations and how this is influencing jobs and careers in the field.
17:00 - 18:00 Networking reception