National Summit on Innovation: Your Ultimate Calling!

2012-06-03 16:28

As a country in dire need of solutions for development and economic freedom, do we have an effective workable practical joint national conversation that cultivate real fundamental development? A national conversation on big ideas and big solutions, a national conversation that brings government policy makers, public service officials, educators and the public at large together with the sole purpose of shifting this country from a low gear into a high impacting gear - a new era of progress and prosperity - of effectiveness and sustainable excellence where everybody in the country has a fair shot at success and a better life depending that they are working hard.

Probably the key that can unlock this country biggest problem of underdevelopment, poverty and unemployment is cultivating an innovative and entrepreneurial culture. And in this instance public-private partnerships is imperative. The Summit for Innovation has for the past 4 years proven and tested to be an annual forum for big ideas and big solutions. It the Summit can go a long way if it involves both government, society and key individuals in the country. The implications for such joint initiative are quite massive phenomenal explosion in improvement of life in the majority of people in this country.

Such a joint summit on innovation and Entrepreneurship will be a centre where big ideas are hatched and subsequently action plans developed to implement those ideas nationally.what is most exciting innovation is that it begins with a problem; the bigger the problem, the more significant the innovation begins.

Attacking the world's biggest insurmountable problems such as hunger, unemployment, shortage of water, climate change can serve as an organising business for both government and society. The long term effect of translating such a great positive asset such the Innovation Summit have long-term are explosive and enormous.

The Summit can serve as a big tent hosting national conversation that involves government and the public at large to cultivate a better life for all and economic freedom.

The Innovation Summit was started in 2008 driven by the need create a national dialogue for big ideas and big solutions in life. From the start the value collaboration was a guiding principal that grew in effect over the years. Many consultants and organizations collaborated from the start. Today collaboration stretches over 50 individuals and organisations in the form of sponsors, speakers, organizations, volunteers, exhibitioners and growing each year.

The 5th SA Innovation Summit will take place 29 and 30 August 2012 in Johannesburg. Pre-Summit Workshops on 28 August 2012. This is a great opportunity for public service officials, educators and the public at large to come together passionately and joining hands in seeking solutions.

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