Live Leadership with Dan Bidois
Dan Bidois, one of New Zealand’s greatest academic success stories, will be speaking to students in a live streamed event. Dan is a successful international economist and policy maker, currently advising the government of Malaysia as a Fellow for the Malaysia Blue Ocean Strategy Institute. Prior to this Dan spent three years working as an economist for the OECD based in Paris, France, and he has also worked as a strategy consultant with Deloitte New Zealand. Although at the age of 15 Dan dropped out of his Auckland high-school and shortly thereafter bet the odds to overcome cancer, today he holds a Bachelor in Commerce (Honours), a Bachelor of Arts and most recently he graduated from Harvard University with a Masters in Public Policy, as a New Zealand Fulbright Scholar. Dan will be speaking about the importance of dreaming big, setting clear goals and actions and believing in yourself in the face of setbacks and failures.
When: 11.00am, Friday 24 July
Where: Dan’s talk will be broadcast live thanks to Spark New Zealand so that school students around New Zealand can watch, listen and send questions for Dan to answer.
How: Go to www.spark.co.nz/liveleadership To ask Dan a question during the live stream you can either email firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet @SparkNZ using the hashtag #LiveLeadership