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Edelman Editions - Powered by GWEN, Edelman in conversation with Taban Shoresh

Edelman Editions - Powered by GWEN, Edelman in conversation with Taban Shoresh

August 5, 2022

Please note, this episode discusses genocide and lived experiences under the Saddam Hussein regime that listeners may find distressing. 

In the latest episode of Edelman Editions and our Powered by GWEN series, Katy Evans, Group Client Director, Global and EMEA, caught up with Taban Shoresh, a British aid worker, women's rights activist and founder of non-profit organisation: The Lotus Flower. Taban is also a Kurdish genocide survivor from the Saddam Hussein regime.

In this episode, Taban discusses her experience of growing up in the 1980’s under Saddam Hussein's regime and how she founded The Lotus Flower, a non-profit organisation that provide women and girls impacted by conflict and displacement with the tools and opportunities they need to rebuild their lives.

Sideload #59 - Consensus on the future

Sideload #59 - Consensus on the future

July 20, 2022

Web3 is changing the way we interact, trade, and connect with the world. On this episode of Sideload we have all the big talking points on crypto, blockchain and the metaverse from one the industry's top events - Consensus. Edelman's European Head of Technology Justin Westcott is our guest. 

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Edelman Editions - Demystifying Disability with Shani Dhanda x Powered by GWEN

Edelman Editions - Demystifying Disability with Shani Dhanda x Powered by GWEN

May 26, 2022

In the latest episode of Edelman Editions and our Powered by GWEN series, Ishtar Schneider, Director of Health at Edelman, caught up with Shani Dhanda, TedX speaker, award-winning disability specialist and advocate.

In this episode, Shani shares her thoughts on the definition of disability and ‘ableism’, provides tips on how to be a better ally to the disability community and aims to supports listeners to have confident conversations about disability within business and the wider community.

Sideload #58 - Brands in the Metaverse

Sideload #58 - Brands in the Metaverse

May 16, 2022

Talk of the metaverse is everywhere but how can brands make sense of it all? As a follow on from episode 56, we continue the conversation about the metaverse by talking about brands already getting involved in these virtual worlds, hits and misses, and advice for launching effective campaigns in the metaverse. Don't forget to follow the podcast and if you want to get in touch, please email sideload@edelman.com 

Edelman Editions - Entrepreneurial Spirit Series, Edelman in conversation with Genevieve Leveille

Edelman Editions - Entrepreneurial Spirit Series, Edelman in conversation with Genevieve Leveille

April 6, 2022

In the latest episode of Edelman Editions & the Entrepreneurial Spirit Series, Camille Oster, Head of EMERGE UK at Edelman, caught up with Genevieve Leveille, Founder & CEO of AgriLedger, a company that aims to provide the right tools (using blockchain technology) for participants in the agricultural supply chain. Together they discuss the role technology will play in shaping the future of agriculture for the better.

Edelman's Entrepreneurial Spirit Series aims to showcase incredible UK founders and entrepreneurs to learn about their journeys to starting their own business.

Sideload #57 – What’s Next for Hybrid Working?

Sideload #57 – What’s Next for Hybrid Working?

March 30, 2022

The pandemic permanently disrupted traditional working patterns and office culture. But it also created an opportunity to rethink and evolve the ways we work.

Companies are now creating the workplaces of tomorrow - today. How can they use technology to make sure these workplaces are as inclusive as possible?

On this episode of Sideload, we chat to Dave Prezzano, HP's UK and Ireland MD about the office of the future, examine how the right tech can make a huge impact on inclusivity and hear from two Edelman employees to find out how they are navigating the world of hybrid work.

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Sideload #56 – Unpacking the metaverse

Sideload #56 – Unpacking the metaverse

March 29, 2022

It’s the hot new buzzword of 2022 – but what is the metaverse and why should we care? In this episode of Sideload we speak to Benedict Evans, an independent analyst who has spent 20 years analysing technology, mobile and media trends, and Edelman’s Chief Operating Officer, Justin Westcott, to find out.

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Edelman Editions -  Powered by GWEN, Edelman in conversation with Matt Ellison

Edelman Editions - Powered by GWEN, Edelman in conversation with Matt Ellison

February 10, 2022

In episode 13 of #EdelmanEditions, Ben Franklin, Account Manager, Edelman UK caught up with Matt Ellison, a highly sought-after, entertaining, and thought-provoking transgender speaker.

For this session, we teamed up with Edelman Equal in recognition of LGBT+ History Month to increase the visibility of LGBT+ people, their history, lives, and experiences. Edelman Equal’s mission is to inspire a diverse and inclusive environment that enables every employee to be their authentic selves.

Matt provides his insights on change, as someone who has made such a huge and fundamental change himself, and how it applies to everyone in all areas of professional and personal life. With an increasing number of trans folk having the courage to transition, yet with so many still facing discrimination and ignorance, transgender issues and diversity & inclusion are currently more relevant than ever.

Edelman Editions - Entrepreneurial Spirit Series, Edelman in conversation with Josh White

Edelman Editions - Entrepreneurial Spirit Series, Edelman in conversation with Josh White

January 5, 2022

In the latest episode of Edelman Editions & the Entrepreneurial Spirit Series, Samir Mamun, Senior Account Manager at Edelman, caught up with Josh White, Co-founder and Marketing Director of CanO Water, the infinitely recyclable solution and alternative to bottled water. #DontBottleIt

Edelman's Entrepreneurial Spirit Series aims to showcase incredible UK founders and entrepreneurs to learn about their journeys to starting their own business.

Sideload #55 - Web Summit Takeaways

Sideload #55 - Web Summit Takeaways

November 22, 2021
Fresh from our visit to Web Summit 2021 in Lisbon, we spoke to Gerry Wisniewski and Cozzy Howard about the forthcoming metaverse, growing prospects for European startups and climate tech.
 
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