Do you want to explore unlocking capital or deploying capital to benefit women and girls? Are you excited about the power of women to make markets? Do you want to contribute materially to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals around women and girls? Are you ready to get beyond the talk and get to the strategies and tactics of action?
This 3-day intensive course is designed to help you navigate the emerging world of gender smart investing so that you can develop tangible strategies and practice to more easily and quickly integrate gender smart investing as part of an overall investing practice. Two of the top globally recognized pioneers in gender lens and impact investing will lead the training, sharing their insights and working with you on the key practices of gender lens investing.
Social Enterprise Alliance empowers social enterprises with the tools and resources they need to succeed, and works to foster a social enterprise ecosystem in which they can thrive. Since our founding, we have convened the robust social enterprise field – practitioners, enthusiasts, experts, funders and more – at the Summit.
This year we’ll gather in the heart of downtown Chicago for three days of networking, exploring best practices and enjoying candid discussion on the future of the social enterprise. Join us on September 9th -11th at the Radisson Blu Hotel, and enjoy expert-lead panel discussions on all aspects of social enterprise, like marketing, sales, capital and procurement.
You’ll also have the chance to tour local social enterprises and shop their products at our social impact marketplace, all at the center of a city known for its art and culture.