2018 Global Finals
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
The 2018 Global Finals will be hosted by our partner the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, Italy, April 12-13. The top 19 social ventures of the Global Social Venture Competition, selected from 550 applicants worldwide, will give their final presentations to conference attendees and judges as they compete for $80,000 in prize money. Past winners and finalists include organizations such as Revolution Foods, Samasource, Sanergy, and BLITAB.
Finalist teams will be selected by mid-March from across nine regional competitions to compete for $80,000 in cash prizes at the 19th annual Global Finals. Check back here and follow us on Facebook and Twitter for announcements about the competing finalist teams.
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2018 Finalist Teams
Thursday, April 12
|6:00-9:00 PM||Workshop and Reception|
Friday, April 13 – Finalist Team Presentations and Conference
Location: UCSC Main Campus, Milan, Italy
|8:30 AM||Registration Opens|
|8:45 – 11:30 AM||Global Finals Competition
Team presentations featuring the top six Global Social Venture Competition finalist teams.
|11:45 AM – 1:00 PM||Challenger Round for the Priya Haji Memorial Award
Challenger Round judging for the Priya Haji Memorial Award, featuring finalists of the Global Social Venture Competition
|1:00 -2:00 PM||Networking Lunch|
|2:00 – 4:00 PM||Conference|
|4:00 – 5:00 PM||Awards Ceremony|
|5:00 – 6:00 PM||Reception|
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