Arnoud tells the story of ‘the why’ and ‘the how’ he started as a student entrepreneur at design school with a mission to change the world. He explains how purpose became the main compass of his leadership and how he used it to inspire and engage others to build a global network of companies and NGO’s tackling the reality of street connected children.
After more than 15 years of insights gathered while leading MobileSchool.org, Arnoud has built a worldwide spread reputation in social entrepreneurship. He is a member of the Ashoka network that brings the so called ‘Change Maker Leaders’ together from all over the world.
In this keynote,Arnoud shares his journey from a student entrepreneur in design school to a leader with a societal mission. He delves into the story of 'the why' and 'the how' behind his initiatives, illustrating how a clear sense of purpose guided his leadership path. Arnoud discusses how he harnessed this purpose to motivate and involve others, leading to the creation of a worldwide network of companies and NGOs dedicated to addressing the challenges faced by street-connected children.