Agenda

The Breakout Project is a jam-packed 48 hours of work, networking, competition and collaboration for the greater good of the world. Throughout the contest, you’ll hear from celebrities and experts with ideas and inspiration on social entrepreneurship and executing successful world-improving initiatives. We’ll cap it off with a huge concert in Springer Market Square in the heart of Kingston where we’ll announce the winning team.

Agenda

(subject to change)

Day 1/ Wednesday, May 10

6:00 PM Gates Open
7:00 PM Shuttle Service Departs from Visitor Information Centre for For Henry
8:00 PM Welcome and Introduction
8:15 PM Opening Keynote: Amber MacArthur

Relentless Adaptation

8:30 PM Audience Challenge #1
8:55 PM Team Updates: Meet the Teams
9:55 PM Audience Challenge #2:
10:00 PM Panel Discussion: Moderated by Amber MacArthur

Innovation’s Role in Solving the Biggest Challenges Facing the PlanetAndrew StewartMartina Buchal, Chelsey Smith

10:45 PM Audience Challenge #3
11:00 PM Entertainment: The Campfire Liars
11:00 PM Shuttle Service Departs Fort Henry for Downtown
11:45 PM Team Updates: 5 Minutes Each
12:30 AM Art the Science with Julia Krolik
2:00 AM Team Updates: 5 Minutes Each

Day 2/ Thursday, May 11

7:00 AM Team Updates: 5 Minutes Each
7:30 AM Welcome to Day 2
7:30 AM Shuttle Service Departs from Visitor Information Centre for Fort Henry
8:30 AM Keynote: Nora Young
9:00 AM Keynote: Mayor B. Paterson

Our Role in an International Innovation Ecosystem

9:20 AM Audience Challenge #4
9:30 AM Keynote: Charlie Garcia

Leading with Purpose – How to Discover Your WHY

10:00 AM Panel Discussion: Moderated by Nora Young

What is Your Purpose?Charlie Garcia, Tara McCallan

11:00 AM Keynote: Tara McCallan

Make a Dent in the Universe & Find Your Purpose in Unexpected Ways

12:00 PM Team Updates: 5 Minutes Each
1:00 PM Keynote: Derek Sidebottom

Your Squad: Building Your Team to Scale From the First Hire

1:40 PM Panel Discussion: Moderated by Nora Young

How Did You Build Your Dream Team?Derek Sidebottom, Derek Ball, Kerri-Lynn McAllister

2:00 PM HIPSTORY Tours Begin
2:30 PM Keynote: Chris Hogg

We Will Interview 1 Million Innovators – Starting With You

3:15 PM Audience Challenge #5
3:30 PM Team Updates: 5 Minutes Each

4:30 PM Keynote: Elliott Simcoe

Return on Innovation – Creating Competitive Value with Intellectual Property

5:00 PM Audience Challenge #6
5:15 PM Keynote: Alyssa Furtado

Scaling From Zero

6:00 PM Deck Doctor: Ben Narasin

Gaining VC Attention

7:00 PM Keynote: Jeff Johnson

Values Over Value: How Experiences & Ideals Drive Shared Success

8:00 PM Keynote: Albert Nerenberg

The Power of the Obvious

8:30 PM Team Updates: 5 Minutes Each
9:30 PM Keynote: Ellen Martin

Scaling Social Enterprises That Matter

9:30 PM Pub Crawl Fundraiser Begins
11:00 PM Art The Science with Julia Krolik
11:00 PM Shuttle Service Departs from Fort Henry for Downtown
1:00 AM Team Updates: 5 Minutes Each

Day 3/ Friday, May 12

Host: Tom Clark

7:30 AM Shuttle Service Departs from Visitor Information Centre for Fort Henry
7:30 AM Team Updates: 5 Minutes Each
8:15 AM Welcome to Day 3
8:25 AM Audience Challenge #7
8:30 AM Opening Keynote: MPP Sophie Kiwala
8:50 AM Q&A with Tom Clark
9:15 AM Keynote: Martina Buchal

The Future Calls us to be Present – How Mindfulness Can Change the World for the Better

10:00 AM Keynote: Derek Ball

Synchronicity: How to Manage Fast and Complex Projects

10:30 AM Panel Discussion Moderated by Tom Clark

How Will You Organize Your Resources to Achieve Your Team’s Goals? – Derek Ball, Ben Narasin

11:30 AM Keynote: Shauna Levy

The Role of Design in Solving the Biggest Challenges We Face

12:00 PM Keynote: Chelsey Smith

Global Citizen + Videos x 3

12:30 PM EDIT Pitch Challenge: Shauna Levy

Teams Compete for a HUGE promotional opportunity at EDIT (September 2017)

1:30 PM Keynote: Kaj Arnö

Open Source for Open Good

2:00 PM Panel Discussion: Tom Clark

Role of Technology and AI in Social InnovationKaj Arnö, Chris Richard, Surinder Singh

2:30 PM Team Updates: 5 Minutes Each
3:30 PM Audience Challenge #8
4:00 PM Panel Discussion: Moderated by Grant Goodwin

The Future of The Breakout ProjectEllen Martin, Martina Buchal

5:00 PM Final Team Updates: 10 Minutes Each
6:00 PM Shuttle Service Departs Fort Henry for Downtown
7:45 PM Concert: With an opening act by Kasador, Sam Roberts Band @ Springer Market Square

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