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Daniel Vivarelli

Regenerative Capitalist & CEO, Starloop.com in Penticton

The Making of a Regenerative Capitalist

PRESENTED ON DEC 08, 2016
IN PENTICTON @ VOL 6

Daniel Vivarelli uses his business, Starloop, to offer a counterpoint to capitalism. He asks us to up our anti in terms of accountability, to lever interfacing with the system not just for ourselves, but for the common good, both as a consumer and as a business. He offers an empowering insight on not only how to make sustainability sustainable, but ultimately profitable, regenerative capitalism - a step beyond sustainable commerce.  

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Hype Versus Impact

BY ANA MIHAIL
@ VOL 24 ON DEC 09, 2014

An entrepreneur at heart with a strong interest in circular economy development, Ana Mihail speaks about the opportunities we now have to contribute to a better future and collaborate to make a difference. The difference between following the hype or creating an impact starts at a personal level, choosing to take the path less travelled and making a stand for things that matter. 

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Multidimensional Sustainability

BY NAOMI C. HANAKATA
@ VOL 127 ON JUL 29, 2015

"Truth is, sustainability can only ever be a wish, or a hypothesis. It can never be a definition of a product, or a design, or even a city and why? Because first to know whether or not something is sustainable it actually takes some time so we can observe whether or not that prediction holds true."

Architect, Planner, Researcher, Consultant … Idealist and Futurist, Naomi C. Hanakata from FUTURE CITIES LAB, ETH Zurich in Singapore explores the notions of sustainability and our shared future on earth, by first taking a step back from the now ever so ubiquitous and increasingly hollow word itself in an effort to persuade us to re-imagine the idea for a truly better future together. Hanakata touches on a multi dimensional sustainability index that would allow humanity to make decisions based on a more holistic and comprehensive idea of sustainability.

This presentation looks far forward and runs deep and positions us to better tackle the challenges of a shared future.

This was "Presentation of the Day" on Friday, August 27th, 2015. 

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The Future of Making Things

BY YUTAKA SHIOZAWA
@ VOL 128 ON SEP 30, 2015

AUTODESKの3Dエバンジェリストの塩澤豊さんが語る、テクノロジーの進化で可能になる未来のクリエイティビティ。

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The Future: Positively Fantastic?

BY RON VOGLEWEDE
IN ST JOSEPH

Ron Voglewede is the Director of Sustainability at Whirlpool Corporation and will ask the question of The Future, is it Positively Fantastic? He'll cover many perspectives from Sustainability to Artificial Intelligence. Fun fact. Ron is also an avid weather junkie, has worked on weather satellites and has even built his own lake effect model for St. Joseph, Michigan.

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Give Change a Hug

BY JAY XIE
@ VOL 31 ON SEP 07, 2016

This new globalised and connected world means that not only ideas and people can move around but also business. The same way that a tourist needs to understand foreign cultures, business also needs to adapt. How can a foreign brand be revamped with local tastes?

Jing Jay Xie will show how passion, expertise and a positive approach are needed in the carry-on luggage of a globally-connected entrepreneur.

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Visions for the future of Christchurch

BY RAPHAEL NOLDEN
@ VOL 29 ON OCT 24, 2016

Entrepreneur Raphael Nolden  shares some visions for a future for earthquake struken Christchurch

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CoRE Sustainability

BY CORE — ALEXANDRA MCPHERSON & TYRA JOHNSON
@ VOL 19 ON MAR 14, 2018

"When sustainabilty is framed in a different way that connects with peoples' core needs and values, it unleashes empowerment." 

In CoRE Sustainability from PechaKucha Buffalo Vol. 19, Tyra Johnson, Founder and President or Blue Sky Design Supply and Alexandra McPherson, Founder and Principal of Niagara Share, present a new sustainability program in Buffalo, the Collaboratory for the Regenerative Economy (CoRE). The CoRE initiative is a research and education partnership led by the University at Buffalo Department of Materials Design and Innovation, in partnership with Clean Production Action and Niagara Share, that brings together complementary expertise – in research, market analysis, policy formulation, and social innovation -- to support the transition towards a safer materials economy.

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Find the future in the middle

BY FERNANDO SALERNO
@ VOL 10 ON AUG 23, 2018

Los hermanos venezolanos, Daniel y Fernando Salerno, nos cuentan sobre su proyecto "Níspero Project", y porqué piensan que el farming es el futuro del mundo.

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Keep Your Dollars Local

BY NICOLE CLARK
@ VOL 15 ON MAR 07, 2019

Nicole Clark is a small business trainer and coach whose mission is to increase the success rate of small business. As a Director of the Penticton & Wine Country Chamber of Commerce, Past President of Penticton Women in Business, an inaugural member of South Okanagan 100 Women Who Care, and an honorary member of JCI Penticton, she is a strong advocate for local businesses and firmly believes that by keeping our shopping dollars local, we all invest in our community.