Upcoming events on Impact Investing.
The world forum IMPACT˛, held under the high patronage of the President of the French Republic, aims to promote social entrepreneurship and impact investing with policymakers , business leaders and investors from all over the world. The 4th edition of this event will be on April 2, 2015 at Paris City Hall. 1,500 decision-makers from nearly 50 countries are expected this year.
Since its creation in 2012, the worldwide forum IMPACT˛ gathered 4500 leaders, among them, Michel BARNIER, Pr. Muhammad YUNUS, Franck RIBOUD and Sir Ronald COHEN. IMPACT˛ is organized by Le Comptoir de l’Innovation in partnership with the City of Paris, KPMG and BNP Paribas.
The Global Sankalp Summit and Expo will bring together over 1,000 innovators, social entrepreneurs, investors, development finance institutions, service providers, and donors from India, Africa, Europe, and the US to discuss and debate issues, trends, and solutions that aid business-led development. The focus this year will be on exploring Innovation as a trigger for Inclusion and the role of Government in mainstreaming equitable development.
Each year, nearly 1,000 distinguished delegates from the social, finance, private and public sectors convene in Oxford for three days and nights of critical debates, discussions and work sessions aimed at innovating, accelerating and scaling solutions to social challenges. The Forum is an invitation only event and new delegates are identified by our extensive referral network. However, we welcome you to become involved in our online community.
Pymwymic Annual Impact Days will take place on the 20th and 21st of April 2015 and aligns investment, intention, and action for social and environmental return. With carefully curated content in a welcoming space, Impact Days welcomes family investors, business angels, and philanthropists to interact with global entrepreneurs and impact activists.
The conference offers keynote speeches, case studies and panel discussions. Bringing together investors, practitioners and researchers from around the world, the conference is designed to offer the impact financing and microfinance community a unique platform to foster knowledge sharing and exchange experiences.
Join impact measurement experts from the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) and the Erasmus University in a two-day course for impact investors facing the challenges of measuring and comparing the impact of investments that aim to improve the lives of people around the world.
This Boot Camp will bring together impact investors and experienced scholars in impact measurement. It will feature six interactive workshops in which impact investors will learn how to build a strategy for impact, identify more reliable impact measures and methods, use existing evidence to inform investment decisions, and strategically manage a portfolio for maximum impact.