Guy Ryan

Hosted at Movers & Shakers

part of a series on The Future

About the speaker

A proud West Coast lad – Guy has won international filmmaking awards, run major community festivals and start-­‐up organisations. In 2011 he founded Inspiring Stories Trust, and now two years in has developed a suite of partnerships & programmes to help young New Zealanders unleash their potential to change the world.

In 2012 the Trust’s flagship national event ‘Festival for the Future’ brought 300 young leaders together from a wealth of backgrounds to spark & grow world-­‐changing ideas to advance New Zealand – a catalyst for many great things to come.

Guy’s passionate about design & creativity at the heart of every great project. He’s excited about speaking at CreativeMornings and will talk a little about the journey so far and a couple of new projects in development.

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CreativeMornings /Auckland with Guy Ryan (Festival for the Future) Friday 26 April, 8:00am - 9:30am Movers & Shakers (MindHive)

This month we have the global theme of “The Future”, and we’ve decided to highlight the future generation of the creative community here in New Zealand. We are chuffed to welcome a community pioneer, creative young leader and good friend that exudes that, Guy Ryan.

A proud West Coast lad – Guy has won international filmmaking awards, run major community festivals and start-­‐up organisations. In 2011 he founded Inspiring Stories Trust, and now two years in has developed a suite of partnerships & programmes to help young New Zealanders unleash their potential to change the world.

Alongside that, Guy was a semi-finalist for Young New Zealander of the Year 2012, a Vodafone World of Difference Recipient in 2011 and has had numerous speaking engagements including, Philanthropy NZ conference, Big Data panel, MINA, Toi Whakaari and Leadership New Zealand amongst many others.