Tanner Tuesday: Kimberley Abbott (Roka)
Apr 08, 2014
from 06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
|Where||Godfrey Tanner Bar|
|Contact Name||Campus Life|
|Contact Phone||0249 54322|
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Sample something a little bit different each week at Godfrey Tanner Bar with Tanner Tuesday, from knitting to open mic and debates - Tanner Tuesday is fun, free and the perfect excuse to be at the pub on a school night.
This Tuesday, meet Kimberley Abbott, a passionate 23 year old engineer with a reputation for change, and was named in the 2013 Westpac and Financial Review's 100 Women of Influence.
She is Founder/Director of social enterprise, Roka, which uses economic empowerment and education to break the cycle of poverty in rural India. She also founded the 'Yes WE(Women Engineers) Can!' girls in Engineering program. Kimberley is a successful philanthropist, social entrepreneur, Engineer, and business woman
Doors open at 6pm - all welcome. Entry is free.