Senior Fellow, Social Innovation
Allyson Hewitt is Senior Fellow, Social Innovation @MaRS, Toronto, Canada. She has developed and helps lead the social innovation programs at the highly respected MaRS. She has assisted hundreds of social ventures to become economically sustainable and increase their social impact and has had significant impact on public policy.
She is currently leading an initiative to develop a pro bono marketplace for Canada. Allyson is visiting Adelaide as the primary Thinker in Residence for the Don Dunstan Foundation’s Social Capital Residencies.
As the digital age juggernaut surges ahead in first world countries, in what ways might the concept of democracy and democratic processes and institutions change?
Allyson Hewitt, Senior Fellow for social innovation at the highly successful MaRS Discovery District in Canada will lead a public talk on the role social innovation plays in growing South...