Every day we’re featuring one of your favourite talks from this year’s event as part of our new Summit Speaker Series. With over 300 speakers to choose from there’ll be an outstanding range of topics covered, with in-depth insight from the experts.
Today, we’re bringing you the Keynote Speech by CEO of charity: water, Scott Harrison. You can watch all of our talks from The Summit here. If you like what you see, you can apply for a 2-for-1 voucher or enter our competition to win 2 FREE tickets for 2014 & flights to Dublin.
Scott Harrison founded the non-profit organization charity: water in 2006. In seven years, with the help of more than 400,000 donors worldwide, charity: water has raised over $100 million and funded over 8,000 water projects in 20 countries. When completed, those projects will provide over three million people with clean, safe drinking water. Scott was recently recognized in Fortune Magazine’s 40 under 40 list, the Forbes Magazine Impact 30 list and was recently #10 in Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business Issue. He is currently a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader.
We’re using technology to tackle sustainability. – Scott Harrison
This is not an easy task but we think, if there was ever a time in the world when this is possible, when this needs to be done, it’s today. – Scott Harrison