Petrosains Science Festival 2016 - From Ideation to Launching Your Own Social Enterprise


Three SEs; Seven Tea One, Grub Cycle and Green Yards will be sharing their experience in setting up a social enterprise, journey through MaGIC Accelerator Program Social Enterprise (MAP SE) and the impact so far. Get to know what drives them to go the extra mile. This session will feature Wan Dazriq of MaGIC SE and Dr. Daniel Loy of Petrosains as the moderator.

Audience: Youth & Adult

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Wan Mohd Dazriq Wan Zulkiflee of MaGIC SE

Majidah Hashim of Seven Tea One

Asyraf & Hawanisa of Grub Cycle

Chia Wen Shin of Green Yards

Moderator: Dr Daniel Loy of Petrosains

Wan Mohd Dazriq Wan Zulkiflee of MaGIC SE

Dazriq specializes in areas of change and transformation. Prior to MaGIC SE, he has experiences in strategize, execute and implement continuous improvement initiatives for large scale transformation projects with various multinational companies in Malaysia. Dazriq holds special interest for matters relating to education equity and public health awareness as far as addressing societal needs are concern.

Majidah of Seven Tea One

About Seven Tea One:

Seven Tea One is a Malaysian fair trade tea company established in early 2016 dedicated to providing economic empowerment to single parents and the underprivileged. They source fresh herbs and flowers from urban farms and work with underprivileged communities to process beautiful and soothing herbal infusion teas. Their colourful teas are also chemical-free and high in traditional health benefits.

Asyraf (far right) and Hawanisa (second from right) of Grub Cycle

Asyraf of Grub Cycle

A civil engineer graduate from the University of Warwick, UK. He has been involved with TEDxKL, TEDxWarwick, Warwick MSA, UKEC and most notably when he was the General Manager for Malaysia’s record breaking charity book drive, Projek Pelita. His ensures efficiency of Grub Cycle’s performance as Head of Operations.

Hawanisa of Grub Cycle

A law graduate turned social entrepreneur. Has 3 years experience in volunteering work for different categories of underprivileged group especially to work on economic and education empowerment. Her involvement with Grub Cycle stems from her passion to educate and bring more awareness on how to achieve financial freedom & at the same time care for the environment.

About Grub Cycle:

Grub Cycle works to combat food wastage by funnelling surplus food items back to the community while subsidising lower income families with basic necessities. In an effort to reduce wastage, food items discarded due to damaged packaging, mislabelling, or have gone past shelf life, are resold at a bargain price. We also repurpose fresh items to make other products, such as tarts andacar. Part of the proceeds go to subsidising costs of basic necessities, such as rice and oil, to lower income communities. This enables us to reduce wastage, educate the community, and help those in need.

Wen Shin of Green Yards

About Green Yards:

Green Yards was founded in early 2016. They seek to address environmental issues by providing an eco-friendly channel for the community to dispose their used cooking oil. The used oil is then reprocessed into eco-cleaning products and eco-candles. All Green Yards products are handmade with love, environmental friendly and free of harsh chemicals.

About Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Social Entrepreneurship (MaGIC SE):

MaGIC SE is a dedicated team within MaGIC responsible for fulfilling the mandate given by the government to develop the social enterprise sector in Malaysia. The role of MaGIC Social Entrepreneurship to build cross-sector partnership, tapping into the strengths and resources of each sector to drive this movement, will be the key to the growth of social entrepreneurship in Malaysia.

About PETROSAINS Science Festival:

The Petrosains Science Festival is Petrosains’ initiative to provide a unified platform for communities in the fields of science and technology, such as the industry players and science academia, to come together for the common purpose of engaging and inspiring the Malaysian public, especially the younger generation, to the wonders of science and technology. The festival is similar to other such events held in major cities such as Edinburgh, Manchester, New York and Singapore, and is another step taken by Petrosains to play our role as a leading science centre and important supporting component to the country’s educational landscape. Through this Festival, we hope to further contribute to the popularizing of science to the public that combines the engaging and interactive Petrosains approach with the day-to-day relevance that industry and academia partners will bring.

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Sat Sep 17, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM MYT
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Talk Area, Galleria 3, PETROSAINS, The Discovery Center, Level 4, Suria KLCC
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Petrosains, PETRONAS Twin Towers, Level 4, Suria KLCC, 50088 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Malaysia