After three months of intensive learning, mentoring, coaching, and collaboration, the best teams of BeChangeMaker 2022 presented their ideas to show how they are tackling social challenges.
The top five teams plus the wild card were chosen from hundreds of applications from all over the world.
This team are working on sustainable manufacturing and consumption in the furniture industry
The team promotes sustainable lifestyle through gamification
Thate Pan Institute
This team are working on improving Access to STEAM education
This team do skills training and employment for disadvantaged communities
Circular Innovation Hub
This team are working on creating a circular supply chain for sustainable environment
Live pitch finale
29 September 2022
The live pitch final took place on 29 September 2022. Check out the recording to see the teams in action.
Honorary Member at WorldSkills International
Senior Manager, Chief of Staff Office, Strategy & Incubation at HP
Team Lead Skills for Social Inclusion at International Labour Organization
Grace is the Senior Manager of Partnership Programmes at WorldSkills, which is the global hub for skills excellence and development. She works closely with the HP Foundation on the creation and implementation of BeChangeMaker to offer opportunities to youth for career building and transforming the way we think about social change and the use of skills.
Michal is the CEO of Founderscope and the creator of the Gamified Startup Toolkit. He supports startups, social enterprises, and companies to innovate and optimize their businesses to create positive impact in the world. Michal was the coach for BeChangeMaker 2018.
Kim is the Social Impact & Sustainability Network Manager for the HP Foundation. In this role, she works with the HP Foundation team to engage HP employees in its giving and volunteering programs, including HP LIFE. As Program Manager, Kim will partner with Worldskills to inspire HP employees to share their expertise as volunteer mentors for this year’s BeChangeMaker teams.
Ina is the HP LIFE Partnership Consultant for the HP Foundation, leading the HP LIFE programme that offers 30 free online courses in 7 languages to build key business competencies. Previous to HP LIFE Ina was a founding member of Global Citizen. With the great support from the HP Foundation, Ina works closely with WorldSkills on the creation and implementation of BeChangeMaker.
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