Akira Foundation sponsors the inaugural event for “social innovators” in San Diego, California, “Global Empowerment Summit,” which takes place on Saturday, October 17th, 2015, at the Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine, the University of California, San Diego.
President Hirofumi Yokoi has been invited as a special guest to the Summit, whose attendance is by invitation only. We will nominate a few delegates from Japan to it as well. The event brings “together social innovators who are changing the world one day at a time so they can share ideas and solutions” and engages “local and global experts, giving them the opportunity to strengthen future collaboration.”
The opening keynote talks are led by notable, distinguished leaders that include: Dayamrita Chaitanya, Executive Director, Mata Amritanandamayi Centers of North America and Sherry Tross, Director-General, Inter-American Agency for Cooperation and Development at the Organization of American States.
For more details on the event, “Global Empowerment Summit,” click here (in English only).