Paul Hilder is a social entrepreneur, writer and organiser who co-founded Crowdpac, the platform for new politics, and is its Chief International Officer. In 2000 he co-founded openDemocracy.net, before helping to launch activist organisation Avaaz.org in 2007, where he continued as a campaign director. Hilder has also worked as Director of Campaigns for Oxfam, as Vice President of Global Campaigns at Change.org and was involved with the launch of campaigning movement 38 Degrees, where he also served on the board. In 2016, he travelled with Bernie Sanders’ entourage in the US and campaigned with them during the Democratic primaries.
How do we reconnect people with their politics?,
May 13th, 2017, Great Hall