Now in its tenth year, the Devex Global Development Career Forum will once again bring together global development professionals with recruiters from 70+ of the world’s leading development agencies, NGOs and development companies. This year, we’re also offering increased resources and opportunities for gaining the practical advice you need to boost your career.
During our tenth annual gathering in Washington D.C. we’ll connect over 500 global development professionals with recruiters from over 70 exhibiting organizations. As we do anticipate selling out again this year, we encourage you to apply early to secure your spot.
What’s the best way for a community to invest in itself, supporting wealth, health, and local ownership? This gathering will bring together local partners and promising innovations, highlighting entrepreneurship as the path to wealth for marginalized communities in the Mission.
Since this event is focused on the Mission neighborhood, we highly encourage participation from Impact Hub members and SF residents.
Enterprise for a Sustainable World (ESW)and Ecociate, in collaboration with the BoP Global Network Labs from around the world, are organizing the third BoP Global Network Summit. The event will be held April 18 – 20, 2018 at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi, India. The Summit will build on the 2nd BoP Global Network Summit: “Sustainable Entrepreneurship From The Bottom Up” held in 2015 in Burlington, VM-USA, which brought together corporate innovators, academics, entrepreneurs, community leaders, students, and BoP Global Lab leaders from more than 16 countries. The 2018 Summit will include a field visit to initiatives to experience first-hand some of the leading edge BoP business initiatives in India. The field visit will serve to stimulate discussion and action during the Summit itself.
Companies and ventures cannot succeed at the BoP in isolation. It is in the strength of a strong and mutually aligned network and partner ecosystem including academia, government, development agencies, local entrepreneurs, and NGOs, that business will find the keys to success.
The 2018 BoP Global Network Summit will be focused around three such emerging strategies to more effectively reach and serve the Base of the Pyramid. All three strategies hinge on creative ways to build more effective ecosystems and networks. The objectives of the Summit are to explore the frontiers of these emerging strategies through plenary sessions featuring state-of-the art practice, followed by working sessions to build and accelerate momentum toward making them a reality.
The 2018 Africa Trade & Investment Global Summit (ATIGS), is scheduled on June 24 to 26, 2018 at the World Trade Center Washington D.C, under the main theme “Driving Trade, Unleashing Investment and Enhancing Economic Development: the Gateway to African Markets”. ATIGS is a prestigious biennial business conference and exhibition designed specifically: (1) to promote and facilitate international trade between Americas, Asia, Caribbean, EU, UAE, with Africa, (2) to facilitate foreign direct investment in Africa and, (3) to provide a platform for businesses to expand into new markets.
ATIGS 2018 edition will gather 2000-plus key economic players from more than 70 countries including government delegations, high-profile African leaders, project developers and international investors.The event will cover 16 economic sectors, particularly manufacturing, agribusiness, power, construction, transportation, IT, health, fintech, tourism, telecoms, and natural resources sectors. The show has a well-structured format for facilitating direct peer engagement, for more advanced deal-making, co-investments, strategic partnerships, and business networking.
VERGE Hawaii is the platform for the systems-level thinking necessary to build the clean economy in the state. Further, it’s a platform to spread lessons and ideas beyond Hawaii — increasing the resilience of other island nations and communities around the world.
It’s more important than ever that businesses to come together to effect positive change to deliver the SDGs and more. For the past 16 years The Responsible Business Summit has served as the world’s leading event and epicentre for CEOs and business professionals driving sustainable business strategies.
This year’s event will tackle the critical issues within responsible business. Through focussed best-practice-lead debates over 600 business leaders and senior sustainability & communications executives will focus on transforming your business so it is fit for a digital, responsible world.
The Responsible Business Summit is Europe’s leading CSR and Communications conference. It brings together the leading minds in responsible business to debate the key issues and opportunities in responsible and sustainable business.
MO is an invitation-only, two-day summit convening top CEO’s who are scaling high-growth, positive-impact companies using the power and creativity of business.
Businesses are growing rapidly, achieving scale, and generating profits by creating solutions to the world’s pressing social and environmental issues.
This is our momentum. Capitalism is our engine. Customer transactions are our opportunity. Profit and the pursuit of a better tomorrow are our purpose.
Come find your MO-mentum.
For three days, the top business leaders in the conscious business movement will gather in the redwood forests outside of Santa Cruz for an intimate gathering to have deep discussions about the topics that matter most to them. The Conscious Company Leaders Forum is about the experience — a curated group of leaders connecting around the shared interests, common goals, and collective challenges that come with being a truly conscious business leader.