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Sabina Wills on sewage plants, creative cartoons and keeping Victoria beautiful.

Sabina Wills – not only is she the CEO of Keep Victoria Beautiful (one of Australia’s oldest environmental groups with a rich history in community reward and recognition), she is also a creative cartoonist and founder of the Aim High Aim Zero cartoon series.

With both a civil engineering and fine arts degree, Sabina started her working life at a sewerage treatment plant and is now a CEO.

Throughout her journey she has used cartooning as a way of telling stories and having fun; Sabina believes that everyone is creative and wants to reignite the creative spark that so many people have lost in their lives!

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Melanie Yap: Global Nomad and Social Impact Specialist

Be it from Canberra to Papua New Guinea, London to Singapore or Cook Islands to Melbourne, global nomad and social impact specialist Melanie Yap has been making waves internationally.

Melanie is the Director of Social Impact for Ellis Jones, an award-winning research, strategy, communications and design agency in Melbourne.

Her passion for social impact is infectious and her unwavering drive to affect change is a force to be reckoned with. I caught up with Melanie to hear more about her journey, and what a ride it’s been!

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Megan Davis – the journey from couch surfer to communications extraordinaire!

Moral Fairground’s Ethical Enterprise Conference is the perfect time for enterprises, big and small, to come together and share their story.

But what about those who are yet to find their voice? Cue the amazing Megan Davis.

As mentioned last week, we are going to be bringing you weekly guest blogs in the lead up to the Ethical Enterprise Conference 2018, highlighting the stories behind the speakers. For those looking to find their voice or articulate their story, keep reading as this is for you.

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Tom Dawkins on opening the first co-working space in Australia, getting creative at Burning Man and the Formula for Crowdfunding Success.

Whether it’s in the middle of the dusty deserts of Black Rock, or from a small café in Melbourne, Tom Dawkins, Co-Founder and CEO of StartSomeGood, is constantly creating new opportunities for startups to succeed.

As mentioned last week, we are going to be bringing you weekly guest blogs in the lead up to the Ethical Enterprise Conference 2018, highlighting the stories behind the speakers.

For Tom, being a ‘starter-upperer’ has clearly come naturally, having founded three non-profits by the time he finished university. Tom is a legend in the startup scene, not just because of his own successes, but because he has helped so many find their own success, a lot of the time through very effective crowdfunding.

More from Tom below…
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As the Ethical Enterprise Conference draws closer, the team at Moral Fairground are so excited to start sharing with you some of the inspiring speakers who will be gracing the stages in just about two months’ time.

A quick Google search will tell you plenty about our speakers, but in the lead up to the Conference, we wanted to dig a little deeper and share with you a few things you may not already know about these incredibly inspiring people.

Read on for our first guest blog for 2018’s Conference below, bought to you by Dr Kaushik Sridhar…
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