Keynote Speaker

We are pleased and excited to welcome David Katz, Founder of The Plastic Bank & Winner of Entrepreneur Organization’s Global Citizen of the Year, as the 2017 Creating Connections keynote speaker!

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DAVID KATZ
Founder of The Plastic Bank & Winner of Entrepreneur Organization’s Global Citizen of the Year

 

Recently named one of the world’s most compassionate entrepreneurs by Salt magazine, David Katz is the Founder of The Plastic Bank and winner of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization Global Citizen award.

 

As Founder and CEO of The Plastic Bank, David provides an opportunity for the world’s most vulnerable communities to collect and trade plastic waste as a currency. The Plastic Bank endeavors to create a global network of micro-recycling entrepreneurs that will transcend poverty by cleaning the environment.

 

David’s mission is to inspire entrepreneurs to find solutions to global challenges and prove that the entrepreneur is uniquely wired to change the world.