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#ACT4SDGs Final Pitch Night at iAccelerate

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North Wollongong, NSW 2500

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#ACT4SDGs Challenge Final Pitch Night

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Join us at iAccelerate for the University of Wollongong’s

‘#ACT4SDGs Challenge final pitch night’

The #ACT4SDGs Challenge consists of teams multi-disciplinary UOW Dean’s Scholars assigned to tackle specific global challenges.

The challenges have been selected to align with Agenda 2030, which was decided upon by 193 states at the UN Headquarters on 25th of September 2015.

Agenda 30 comprises of 17 universal Sustainable Development Goals that aim to alleviate poverty, protect the planet and ensure all people have the opportunity to enjoy peace and prosperity.

These goals must be achieved globally across all sectors, which is why UOW and its Dean’s Scholars will join this collective here at iAccelerate.

Join us to witness bright minds inspire positive change while a fantastic judging panel consisting of the following members:

  1. Kylie Flament, General Manager, Green Connect
  2. Chris Brown, Waste Contracts + Commercial Business Manager, Wollongong City Council
  3. Celestine Hampton, local Aboriginal Knowledge holder, Woolyungah Indigenous Centre (WIC) University of Wollongong
  4. Meg Cummins, Scouts NSW Deputy Chief Commissioner (Youth)
  5. Julia Coyle, Pro Vice Chancellor (Students), University of Wollongong
  6. Omar Khalifa, CEO, iAccelerate

will decide who gets to take home the Winning Pitch title.

Team and challenge details:

The Trash Team – Challenge is titled ‘No Land for Landfill’

• Wet ‘n’ Wild – Challenge is titled ‘Day Zero’

• Full Employ – Challenge is titled ‘Full Employment’

• Mt Keira – Challenge is titled ‘Protect our Escarpment’

The Pitch night will cater with light refreshments.

Bookings are limited so register fast to not miss a spot!

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