bigBANG! serves the citizens of Dallas [of North Texas] by convening national and local experts to share ideas in innovation and social impact. These ideas spark into action, thus making ‘doing good’ better. It is celebrating innovation to educate, inspire and empower Dallas. It is Good to Great, in real time. bigBANG! 2015 is a joint production of SVP Dallas and the United Way Metropolitan Dallas powered by The Dallas Foundation.
bigBANG! 2015 is the longest-running event designed to celebrate and spark discussion on the innovative solutions needed to drive collective action and positive change for the citizens of Dallas. The theme for this year’s bigBANG! is Innovations in Collaborations and convenes leaders making great strides in emphasizing the importance of design thinking in all things collaborative. The event features a focus on the outcomes and lessons learned from For the City: The Dallas Festival of Ideas Collaboration and Bill Strickland, Mina Chang and local leaders will provide a full day of innovative and engaging discussions.
Mayor Mike Rawlings
Building up STEAM
Visit the Marketplace.
For the City
Dallas Festival of Ideas
President, Paul Quinn College
Technology in the non-profit space
President | CEO, Linking the World
Spotlight sessions allow you to dig deeper on HOW to make an impact and WHO is making an impact in our community now.
The audience will decide which innovation solution for Dallas deserves the $15k prize!
Shop the wares of over 15 socially conscious organizations, including fresh produce from Paul Quinn College’s WE Over Me Farm.