Innovation That Matters

Creative Change Makers 2020


Springwise is a media partner for Creative Change Makers 2020, the largest gathering of innovations for the planet and a unique place to meet innovators, investors and many others fighting for sustainable change.

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WHAT: Creative Change Makers 2020 is an international fundraising event and the first of its kind to connect the best creative minds in industry and business who share a vision to build a fairer, healthier and more sustainable world.

WHEN: 5 February — 8 February 2020

WHERE: LONDON, The Design Museum, Havas KX and Ravensbourne University

WHO: Creative Conscience is a global movement that improves the communities we live and work in, helping to transform the wider world. It promotes socially valuable, human-centred design that enables and inspires people to change their lives and the lives of those around them for the better.

Event speakers to include Sir Jonathon Porritt, Michael Wolff, Plastic Planet, Extinction Rebellion, Havas, Anthony Burrill, Trylife TV, The Guardian, the BBC, Pentagram, B Corporations and many more.

TICKETS: Each day focuses on a different theme, with tickets available for each or all of the days.

Springwise readers discount:

Promo code: CCM10 — 10% off one-day tickets (6th or 7th or 8th Feb)

Promo code: CCM20 — 20% off any multi-day passes (6-7 Feb or 6-8 Feb)

There are also further discounts on group bookings of over three.


The aim is to:

Share examples of projects/creativity that have and can build positive change

Inspire behaviour change in business and education

Provide practical tools and solutions

Day 1 (Wednesday 5th Feb) – Creativity & Mental Health

Will be held at the Design Museum, London and will focus on the positive effects of creative thinking on and for mental health and wellbeing. We’ll be showing fantastic creative work and ideas that have had positive effects within the challenges of mental health and wellbeing. Ben Akers (Talk club), designer Marcia Mihotich & others will take to the stage to inspire us.

Tickets available through the Design Museum.

Day 2 (Thursday 6th Feb) – Creative Industries Impact 1

Will be held at Havas HQ in King’s Cross, where creative industry experts will discuss and celebrate the power of creative thinking to solve social and environmental challenges. Speakers include Sir Jonathon Porritt, Michael WolffPlastic Planet (Sian Sutherland), HavasExtinction RebellionTrylife TV, panel of leading B-CorporationsL&CoUmesh Pandya (Wayfindr), and many others.

Day 3 (Friday 7th Feb) – Creative Industries Impact 2

Will be held at Ravensbourne University and will include Naresh Ramchandani (Pentagram), Brigitte Scheffer (senior producer BBC), Professor Lawrence ZeegenGraeme Robertson (Guardian photographer)Stephanie Mills (cite design architects), Joanna Romanowicz (SOS-UK),  Mills (USTWO)Nicole Yershon and Anthony Burrill (Designer and Printmaker). It will showcase the positive effects of create initiatives, including those built by educators within institutes on staff, students, the surrounding communities, society and the world.

Day 4 (Saturday 8th Feb) – Tools & Training

Also held at Ravensbourne University, this part of the conference will include workshops and training sessions on how creative thinking can be used to build social and environmental impact.