As the impact investing market approaches $9 trillion, a growing number of asset owners (such as pension funds, endowments, and sovereign wealth funds) and the investment managers that advise them are making meaningful investment commitments for impact. And yet the management practices and disclosures required to report on impact performance are still a work in progress. Professor Cathy Clark, Faculty Director of Fuqua’s Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE), will discuss CASE’s recent market research with specific guidance for impact investors on how to avoid accusations of green- or impact-washing.Time: 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM ET
The lingering impacts of COVID-19 and significant technological advances are putting new demands on education systems, including technical and vocational programs, professional training providers, and traditional higher education institutions. Our conference will explore how tertiary education in low- and middle-income countries can be adapted to reach more students and ensure they have the relevant skills to find good jobs. This includes the role of technology and digitalization in education delivery models, and their importance for improving reach and quality of education programs.
ONLINE | CAMBRIDGE | NAIROBI - 2 DaysWednesday
Join us for two engaging days at our Global Equity Summit, where we’ll navigate the shifting landscape of business and equity, crafting strategies to tackle contemporary challenges. Delve into vital issues such as women’s entrepreneurship, health, gender-based violence, sustainable infrastructure, value chains, and empowering the youth.
Designed to spark meaningful dialogue and collaboration, our summit provides a platform for exchanging diverse viewpoints in a welcoming atmosphere. Each session, led by world experts and industry leaders, offers practical insights and strategies. Whether you’re joining us online or in person, you’ll be part of crucial conversations that aim to weave equity more deeply into the fabric of business practices, setting the stage for a more equitable and sustainable future.