Host Your Voice, a platform providing free hosting to initiatives to help scale their impact locally and globally, partners with the Media for Social Impact Summit taking place on September 14th 2017 in partnership with the United Nations Office for Partnerships.
The Media for Social Impact Summit is held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City and will unite 200 top media executives to foster intelligent conversation about the power of media to address the world’s most pressing social and developmental issues. The Summit’s agenda is designed to highlight the most engaging and collaborative campaigns in the social impact space.
Host Your Voice finds and offers the next generation of changemakers free website hosting, powerful outreach training and access to a democratized network to broadcast their mission globally and redefine scholarships in the process. The Host Your Voice team and a select few of the 2016 scholarship winners will attend the Summit to amplify a global collaboration through media with its diverse agents of change worldwide.
“Host Your Voice will bring a unique lens to this event. A formerly blind HYV scholar who has regained his sight will translate his unique perspective via his photography of the event” shares Amulya Parmar, Founder, HostYourVoice.org “We hope to share the vision that the media’s purpose isn’t merely to brand, but to inspire and set an example for others to follow.”
Confirmed speakers of the Media for Social Impact Summit include: Ahmed Musiol, President, Co-Founder and Executive Producer at Wayfarer Entertainment, Liba Rubenstein senior VP of social impact, 21st Century Fox; Christie Marchese, CEO Picture Motion; Sarah Watson, Chairman, Global and NY Chief Strategy Officer at Bartle Bogle Hegarty NY;Jennifer Rooney, Editor of the CMO Network at Forbes; Kim McDonnell, Founder at Thankful; Jakob Trollbäck Founder + Chief Creative Officer, The New Division by Trollbäck+Company and Ariana Stolarz, Global Chief Strategy Officer at MRM/McCann.
For more information about the Media for Social Impact Summit visit: mediaforsocialimpact.org
About Host Your Voice:
Host Your Voice (HostYourVoice.org) is the world’s first online incubator for social entrepreneurs. HostYourVoice democratizes access to servers, outreach, and a network to scale positive social impact. A catalyst for partnerships and collaboration, Host Your Voice seeks out to offer opportunities for its community to establish and grow their voice. By utilizing existing social infrastructure and building out a genuine curriculum for its changemakers, Host Your Voice aims to broaden awareness and share actionable resources for initiatives across the globe. #JointheHYV @HostYourVoice or visit hostyourvoice.org