20 - 22 November

    Yangon, Myanmar


    We were honored to have a tremendous group of esteemed judges for our inaugural Social Innovation Weekend. Learn more about them here!

    Professor Dr. Aung Tun Thet

    President’s Economic Advisor

    H.E. Lee Baek-soon

    Ambassador of the Republic of Korea

    Daw Thida Thant

    Managing Director

    New Link Marketing Ltd.

    Rochelle Ardesher

    Co-Founder and President, pointB Myanmar

     Bertrand Bainvel


    UNICEF Myanmar

  • Partners

    The Social Innovation Weekend was made possible with support from these partners.

    unite for children

    For more than 60 years, UNICEF has been working to positively change the lives of Myanmar’s children. Through its strong working relationship with the Government of Myanmar over the decades and significant engagement with other stakeholders, UNICEF is positioning itself to continue and strengthen its efforts to improve children’s lives.

    PHY is Myanmar's first start-up incubator, running awesome programs which have helped Myanmar entrepreneurs launch scalable, sustainable, and impactful businesses.

    Kanaung Hub

    Co-working space and incubation center located in the heart of Myanmar ICT Park.

    innovate for children

    UNICEF Innovation is an interdisciplinary team of individuals around the world tasked with identifying, prototyping, and scaling technologies and practices that strengthen UNICEF’s work. We build and scale innovations that improve children’s lives around the world.

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    Myanmar Social Innovation Lab website