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PODCAST – Festival of Open Minds, Aly Khalifa

Ian Campbell 9 October 2019
Aly Khalifa at the Festival of Open Minds. Photo: David Rogers Photography for About Regional.

Aly Khalifa at the Festival of Open Minds. Photo: David Rogers Photography for About Regional.

Currently living in Wollongong, Aly Khalifa is an innovator of global stature focused on social impact and sustainability.

Aly is driven by harvesting plastic waste from our oceans and turning it into useful products as part of a circular economy.

His training as both a designer and mechanical engineer, coupled with deep international manufacturing experience, has enabled him and his team to launch products for some of the most recognised consumer brands.

His work has been celebrated internationally, he’s an Eisenhower Fellow who has garnered more than two dozen patents.

Aly is also working closely with the Bega Valley Innovation Hub.

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Sound recording by Gerry Corcoran at the Bega Valley Commemorative Civic Centre. ‘People with Oomph’ written and performed by Damon Davies.

Thank you to our Festival partners – 

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