SATURDAY · APRIL 27TH (PRE-CONFERENCE)

 REGISTRATION OPEN 1:00PM - 6:00PM

PRE-CONFERENCE PROGRAM  12:00PM- 6:00PM // FARMER IN THE GARDEN @ ECO TECH VISIONS

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Farmer In the Garden is located at Eco Tech Visions @ 1020 NW 163rd Dr., Miami

APRIL 27th is a special event hosting Sustainatopia's kickoff.

Farmers In the Garden was established for the purpose of providing the community buyers and procurement officers access to fresh and wholesale locally sourced goods while providing entrepreneurs with access to buyers . We partner with suppliers to support procurement goals around minority supplier diversity goals and locally sourced.  

In addition to that, our market has become a weekly event that families seeking connection to the community and the friends and neighbors they may see here.

Farmers In the Garden gives the community a large indoor space that consist of booths, tables or stands to sell fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses, artisan items prepared foods and beverages, beauty products, new age Tech Products and more. While here feel free to access our full spa or check the calendar for the feature events and symposiums. Our event reflects the local culture and helps to boost the local economy.

  • Reiki: noon
  • New Tech Panel:  1pm
  • Business Speed Dating Workshop: 2pm    
  • Artisans TechFarming Talk: 4pm              
  • Yoga: 3pm
  • Capoeira; 4pm

Farm to table food and Local Fresh bite are available for purchase along with Artisan drinks.

        

SUNDAY · APRIL 28TH (PRE-CONFERENCE)

 REGISTRATION OPEN 1:00PM - 6:00PM

PRE-CONFERENCE PROGRAM  2:00 PM - 6:00 PM // MIXER 8:00 PM- 10:00 PM

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1. Social Intrapreneurship Workshop

2. Mindfulness Meditation

3. The State of Global Impact

4. Alliance Building & Networking

5. Impact Investing- Impact Investing- Experiential Due Diligence

6. Defining Characteristics of the Resilience Enterprise

7. The Value & Best Practices of Crowdfunding for Social Entrepreneurs

8. Social Impact Portfolio for Public Markets

9. Transforming Global Social Sector Efficiency Through Collective Data Driven Impact Measurement

10. From Information to Transformation: Rethinking Sustainability Reporting

MONDAY · APRIL 29TH  (CONFERENCE)

REGISTRATION OPEN | 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

 PRE-CONFERENCE PROGRAM (CONT.)  |  9:00AM-11:45AM

 

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1. Social Intrapreneurship Workshop

2. Mindfulness Meditation

3. The State of Global Impact

4. Alliance Building & Networking

5. Impact Investing- Impact Investing- Experiential Due Diligence

6. Defining Characteristics of the Resilience Enterprise

7. The Value & Best Practices of Crowdfunding for Social Entrepreneurs

8. Social Impact Portfolio for Public Markets

9. Transforming Global Social Sector Efficiency Through Collective Data Driven Impact Measurement

10. From Information to Transformation: Rethinking Sustainability Reporting

OFFICIAL START OF CONFERENCE: POWER NETWORKING | 12:50 PM - 1:45 PM

CONFERENCE OPENING // KEYNOTES   | 1:45 PM-2:25 PM

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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 ** OPENING KEYNOTES **

(Introduction to 14th Conference) John Rosser, Sustainatopia

  • Tara Russell, Carnival Corp. & PLC
  • Cooper Abbott, Carillon Tower Advisers

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #1  | 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

  IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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Bonds 2.0: Latest Strategies for Social Impact, Water & Green Bonds

  • Angelina Bellochio, 3 Sisters Sustainable Management
  • Emily Robare, Gurtin Bond Management
  • Dr. Ricardo Barcelona, Imperial College (London)
  • Andrew Posner, Capital Good Fund

 

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               Understanding Food Systems, Investment & Innovation

  • Candace Chandra, Fresh Food Connect
  • Greg Christian, Beyond Green Sustainable Food Partners
  • Ben Gruitt, Corn Refiners Association
  • Christian Shearer, ReGen Network

-  Dave Sokoll, Farm Fare LLC

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The Future of Business Within An Increasingly Sustainable and Impactful World

  • Jesse Uzzell, Climate Futures
  • Chris Walker, Scaling SDGs
  • Cooper Abbott, Carillon Tower Advisors
  • Belen Benitez, Kelly Services
  • Todd Fein, Green Diamond

 

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             It’s All Made Up

  • telling your story *with* your audience, not at them, with a focus on using improvisational skills.

Workshop, led by Ian Fisk, Mentor Capital Network

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #2  | 3:35 PM - 4:35 PM

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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Exploring New Strategies within Climate Investing

  • Rob Conboy, Better
  • Emily Robare, Gurtin Municipal Bond Management
  • Peter Pinchot, Whole Forest
  • Chris Clement, Deep Impact Capital
  • Fiona Banister, DeCarbonized.org (invited)

 

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Designing & Catalyzing Impact Partnerships (Focus on Non-Profits & Foundations)

  • Steven Schwartz, Philanthropic Visions
  • Bethany Cartledge , Cascade Alliance
  • Terry McDonald, St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County, Inc.
  • 4th Speaker (To Be Announced)

 

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Engaging local businesses in community building

  • led by Dr. Amy Kedron, featuring Dr. Steve Gold

 

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Blockchain & Impact: What You Need to Know

 

  • Scott Smith, Department of Commerce
  • Jesse Uzzell, Climate Futures
  • Christian Shearer, ReGen Network
  • 4th Speakers (To Be Announced)

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #3  | 4:40PM-5:40PM

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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The Democratization of Impact & Alternative Investing: Study of New Approaches

  • Chinton Panchal- RPCK
  • Shamya Ullah- RBC
  • Alexandra Chamberlin, CapShift
  • Scott Sadler, Altera Investments
  • Steve Distante, Vanderbilt Financial Group

 

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                  Exploring Miami & Miami Beach Social Impact (Panel 1)

  • Juan Pablo Cappello, Lab Miami Ventures
  • Lauren Harper, Social Venture Partner
  • Manuel Costa, Self-Help Credit Union
  • Michael Gongora, City Of Miami Beach

 

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Focus on Corporations and SDG’s (What You Need to Know)

  • Niccolo Totaro, Viacom
  • Chris Walker, WBCSD
  • Todd Fein, Green Diamond
  • 4th Speaker (To Be Announced)

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Leading with Consciousness, Mindfulness & Authenticity (Deep Dive Session)

  • John Lanier, Ray C. Anderson Foundation
  • Mark Pomerantz, Worldshapers!
  • Dr. Juan Carlos Wandemberg, Sustainable Systems International

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #4  |   5:45PM-6:45PM

 

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Family Offices & Impact, (Panel 1)

  • Ben Bingham, 3 Sisters Sustainable Management
  • Andrew Hill, Andrew Hill Investment Advisors
  • Julia Wilkinson, Finance For Good
  • Fiona Bannister, DeCarbonized.Org (Invited)

 

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Impact & Branding- Building Culture To Foster Brand Connectivity

(including focus on Generation Z & Millennials)

  • Steven Morris, Mth Degree
  • Meredith Ferguson, Do Something Strategic
  • Rachel Klausner, Millie (invited)
  • 4th Speaker (To Be Invited)

 

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             To Be Announced

 

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Meet Rockstar Social Impact + Environmental Entrepreneurs: Connect with What’s Next

  • Greg Christian, Beyond Green Sustainable Food Partners
  • Winners of ClimateChampions Games w/Tom Gustafson, FIU
  • Pandwe Gibson, EcoTech Visions
  • 4th Speaker (To Be Announced)

MAIN STAGE PRESENTATIONS  6:50pm - 7:40pm

 

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  • Steve Distante, Vanderbilt Financial Group
  • Special Film

NIGHT TIME RECEPTION & NETWORKING 7:40pm - 8:30pm

                                                                                                 ** END OF MONDAY SESSION **

TUESDAY · APRIL 30TH (CONFERENCE)

 

                                                                                             REGISTRATION OPEN | 8:00 AM- 6:00PM

POWER NETWORKING | 9:00 AM - 9:40 AM

KEYNOTE SESSIONS   | 9:40 AM - 10:30 AM

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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  • Terry Mollner, Stakeholders Capital
  • Dr. Cathy Key, WorldTree

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #5  | 10:35AM-11:35AM

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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Corporate Media & Social (Viacom)

       -   Mario Cader-Frech, KC Social Impact Lab

       -   Niccolo Totaro, Viacom

       -   Erin Willett, The Tap in Team

       -   Stephen Keppel, Univision

 

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Innovative Non-Profit Social Investment Models (Case Studies of Multi-Stakeholder Engagement)

  • Andrew Posner, Capital Good Fund
  • Nick Reich, Recycle Force
  • Pamela Johnson, American Heart Association
  • Evan Gill, Acquire

 

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When Farmers, Investors & Tree Huggers Unite

  • Peter Pinchot, Whole Forest
  • Dr. Cathy Key, World Tree
  • 3rd Speaker (To Be Announced)

 

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Scaling – examples, best practices, and warnings about bringing disruptive social enterprises to scale. 

  • Led by Tami Kesselman + featuring Ian Fisk, Mentor Capital Network

 

         

             

   

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #6  | 11:40AM-12:40PM

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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Cities: Mobility, Livability & Impact

  • Chris Castro, City of Orlando
  • Charlie Knuth, Scoop
  • Azhar Chougle, Transit Alliance Miami
  • Jake Elder, Bloomberg Associates
  • Todd Fein, Green Diamond Solutions

     

 

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              Creating Lasting Impact at the Base of the Pyramid (Battlefront Stories)

  • Keith Sproule, Abercrombie & Kent Philanthropy
  • Erin Renzas, Branch International
  • Travis Heneveld, Motorola
  • Queenet Irumah, Wspot ICT LLC  (invited)

 

 

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Millennials and The Latin American Market

  • led by Greg Payne and YLAI entrepreneurs

 

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Renewable Energy Finance & Investment- New Trends, New Opportunities  (PART 2)

               

                    -      Dr. Ricardo Barcelona, Imperial College (London)

                    -      Aparecido Carvalho, Blue Energies

                   -       Brandon Praznik, Greenbacker Group

                    -      Andrew Jones, SECCO2 Engines

                    -      Chris Clement, Deep Impact Capital

   

 

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LUNCH BREAK | 12:45 PM - 2:15 PM

                                                                                      POWER NETWORKING | 2:15 PM - 2:55 PM

KEYNOTE SESSIONS  | 2:55 PM - 3:55 PM

 

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  • John Engle, Haiti Partners
  • Greg Hamra, Activist
  • Ben Bingham, 3 Sisters Sustainable Management

BREAKOUT SESSIONS #7  | 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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Managing Global Corporate Responsibility & Social Impact- Lessons Learned, Lessons Applied

  • Maria Arcaya, Cisneros
  • Belen Benitez, Kelly Services  
  • Tara Russell, Carnival Corp & plc
  • Brenda Baney, B Cubed Consulting

 

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Building Networks That Last & Ecosystems for Good

  • Lauren Harper, Social Venture Partners
  • Pamela Johnson, American Heart Association
  • Minna LeVine, Chamber of EcoCommerce
  • Steven Clift, GoodCarts

 

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The Brave Road // Mastering Your Message & Communications

  • Frank Connelly, Icon Fox LLC
  • Andrew Bishop, The Brave Road
  • Cathy Hansell, Breakthrough Results

 

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Haiti Impact Sessions- Nearly 10 Years Later

  • John Engle, Haiti Partners
  • Michael Capponi, Philanthropist
  • Ines Lozano, Ile-a-Vache (Education)

 

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Getting New Solutions Into Low-Tech Marketplaces (Part 1) – physical products.

  • led by Teri Dankovich + featuring Jonathan Levine & Eugene Faison

BREAKOUT SESSION #8 | 5:05 PM - 6:05 PM

 

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                    Packaging Innovation & Materials Management: Learn from Experts

  • Troy Swope, Footprint
  • Gary Robinson, Synaptic Packaging
  • 3rd Speaker (To Be Announced)

 

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Getting New Solutions Into Low-Tech Marketplaces (Part 2) – software products.  

  • led by Suzana Moreira, featuring Julio Castaneda & Daniel Franco Olazabal

 

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Educating Tomorrow’s Leaders: What They Know (And You Should)

  • Dave Finnigan, Green Actioneers
  • Kathryn Ernst, CSU
  • Emilie McGlone, Peace Boat USA
  • Dr. Mark Pomerantz, Worldshapers!

 

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Capturing the Best of Regional Sustainable Tourisum Opportunities

  • Jeff Palmer, TBL Tourism
  • Kathy McGuire, 3 Pillar Solutions

 

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              Innovations in ESG (Part 1) 

                 -    Ben Bingham, 3 Sisters Sustainable Management

                 -    Cooper Abbott, Carillon Tower Advisers

                 -    William Brennan, Maryland Capital Management

BREAKOUT SESSION #9  |   6:10 PM - 7:10 PM

 

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Exploring the Water-Energy Nexus for Leading Investment Opportunities

  • William Brennan, Maryland Capital Management
  • Evan Caron, Swytch.io
  • Andrew Jones, Secco2
  • Aparecido Carvalho, Blue Energie
  • Surendra Saxena, CleanHydro

 

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 Scaling Impact Nationwide (Miami Stories)

  • Dr. Pandwe Gibson, Ecotech Visions
  • Pilar Carvajal, Innovative Senior Management

         

 

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Empowering Women Through Investment

  • Kathryn Ernst, CSU
  • Shamya Ullah, RBC
  • Angelina Bellochio, 3 Sister Sustainable Management
  • Dr. Pandwe Gibson, EcoTech Visions
  • Candace Chandra, Fresh Food Connect

 

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“Pitch with a Switch”

  • Workshop in which entrepreneurs are given the chance to see how their pitches sound when someone else gives them. (led by Ian Fisk, Mentor Capital Network)

     

       

NIGHT TIME RECEPTION & NETWORKING  | 7:10-8:10 PM

** END OF TUESDAY SESSION **

WEDNESDAY · MAY 1ST (CONFERENCE)

 

REGISTRATION OPEN // SESSIONS  (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

POWER NETWORKING (9:00 AM - 9:40 AM)

KEYNOTE SESSIONS  (9:40 AM - 10:30 AM)

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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  • Steven Clift, GoodCarts (mini-presentation)
  • Peter Pinchot, Whole Forest
  • Jeff Palmer, TBL Tourism

BREAKOUT SESSIONS: #10  (10:35 AM - 11:35 AM)

    IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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Innovation & the Social Entrepreneur: A Study of Florida Atlantic University (Part 1)

  • Featuring Top Current Social Entrepreneurs from FAU

 

 

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Launching the Impact Investing Fund: A Primer

  • Leland Lehrman, Fund Balance
  • Terry Mollner, Stakeholders Capital
  • Jocelyn Cortez, Minerva Capital
  • Evan Gill, Acquire

 

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Intentional Design

  • How the physical world affects how we engage with each other
  • (led by M. Von Nkosi, featuring Jonathan Romine + Dr. Gina Makris)

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             ** ADDITIONAL SESSION- TO BE ANNOUNCED **

BREAKOUT SESSIONS: #11  (11:40 AM - 12:40 PM)

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Communityk

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

 

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Generation Z Stories: Focus on the New World Economy

  • Featuring Top Students from Florida Atlantic University

 

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Virtual Reality & 2D - Utilizing Transformative Media to Accelerate Donations, Advocacy, Policy Reform and Action across the Impact Sector.

  • David Walsh, emergeXR

 

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              Scaling – examples, best practices, and warnings about bringing disruptive social enterprises to scale.

-  led by Drew Tulchin, Second Muse + featuring Ian Fisk, Mentor Capital Network

 

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Innovations in ESG (Part 2)

  • Speakers to Be Announced

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** ADDITIONAL SESSION: SPEAKERS TO BE ANNOUNCED **

LUNCH BREAK  (12:40 PM - 2:10 PM)

DEEP DIVE SESSIONS: #12  (2:10 PM - 3:20 PM)

IM  = Ecosystem of Impact, SRI & ESG Investing     CW  = Clean Tech & Water      SC  = Paris 3.0: Smart Cities’19, Resilience & Community

       SI  = Sustainable Strategies & Innovation (Fortune 500s)     LA  = Focus on Latin American & Caribbean Sustainability & Impact

 MM  = Catalyzing Millennials & Social Entrepreneurship

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 ** MULTIPLE DEEP DIVE SESSIONS - TO BE ANNOUNCED WEEK OF 4/15 **

** FINAL NETWORKING + CLOSING CIRCLES **  (3:20 PM - 4:30 PM)

                                                                                                      ** END OF CONFERENCE **