August 12th 2021
“The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul. No matter our talents, education, backgrounds, or abilities, we each have an inherent wish to create something that did not exist before.” — Dieter F. Uchtdorf
Do you have a great idea you wish you could bring to reality? Or have you found a creative solution to a problem that would improve people’s lives but you need to know the steps to make your vision come true? Meet Ann Makosinski, an internationally-renowned public speaker and has been a serial inventor since her teens. She will share her story about how a childhood love of tinkering led her to create several eco-friendly inventions like a flashlight powered by body heat from the human hand. Our goal is to inspire you to embrace your inner creativity and explore how to turn your dreams and ideas into reality.
Join us in this exciting and inspiring webinar with youths from around the world, to ask their questions to Ann on creativity, invention and innovation.
- Stimulating and unleashing creativity and innovation in youth
- A roadmap to cultivate creativity and innovation
- The long-term benefits of creativity
- Encouraging failure and the wisdom of uncertainty
- The role of the heart in creativity and inspiration
- Tips to focus the mind and paying attention to your inner voice
- The skills needed to be an inventor
Ann Makosinskiis a 23-year-old Canadian inventor of Filipino and Polish heritage, a global keynote speaker, and aspiring writer. She is best known for inventing the Hollow Flashlight, a flashlight that runs off the heat of the human hand, and the eDrink, a coffee mug that converts the excess heat of its contents into electricity to charge a cell phone. Ann has given five TEDx talks and has been named to Forbes’s 30 Under 30 list, Time Magazine’s 30 Under 30 World Changers, Entrepreneur Magazine’s Young Millionaires, and Glamour Magazine’s College Women of the Year. She recently completed her work on a line of children’s toys that run off of green energy.
Who Should Attend
Youth, the young at heart, and anyone interested in creativity and innovation.