SIX Summer School - Mumbai
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Principal and Communications Lead Kevin Shane was part of an expert panel at the SIX Summer School in Mumbai which discussed innovation in the water and sanitation space, both in India and globally. Using Quicksand's work in the space, specifically the Potty Project and Project Sammaan, Kevin shared the challenges inherent in experimenting and innovating in a context fraught with challenges and one that affects billions of people around the world. The panel featured representatives from around the world, and stressed the need for collaboration across all stakeholders to develop solutions that are sustainable in the long-term and implementable in the short-term. An annual event, SIX Summer Schools bring together leading social innovation thinkers and practitioners from across the world to explore some of the key issues facing the field – such as scaling and innovation in crisis settings.