Nicole Bogott is a published author and entrepreneur based in Istanbul. She analyses power dynamics in the international context. Her work on power and equality led Nicole to create Philia, an international peer coaching platform focusing on the inner, the relational and the community dimensions of empowerment and leadership. Her research on power and governance is featured in her upcoming book and academic conference series evaluating the future of democracy by analysing various forms of civic participation and governance systems. Further, Nicole has created impACT, a community-driven solidarity network for social entrepreneurs launching bottom-up solutions for global impact and a more ethical economy.