Coinciding with this year’s Elevate Startup Open House event, come out to mix and mingle with startups from the Imagination Catalyst program - present and past - as well as network with our exceptional advisors, mentors and investors.
The event runs from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM in our new innovation campus at Daniels Waterfront: City of the Arts building at Queens Quay East and Lower Jarvis.
Sarah Tranum is a social innovation designer and strategist. Sarah founded TrickleUp Design, a design firm pushing the boundaries of design and business to create transformative products and services that are socially, environmentally, culturally, and financially sustainable. Her creative work and research is focused on ethical product development as well as systems design and research for socially innovative solutions in emerging markets.
Lynne Milgram’s research is rooted in gender studies and anthropology, but lends itself to interdisciplinary collaborations of all kinds. Analyzing the commoditization of indigenous craft production and trade in Ifugao province, northern Philippines, Milgram’s doctoral research analyzed the criteria women use to determine their differential engagement in cultivation and craft-making activities and whether to produce market-oriented or for-local-use textiles and baskets.