Local Impact, Global Reach
2015 Global Social Venture Competition Global Finals and Conference
Friday, April 10th, 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Haas School of Business – University of California, Berkeley
Join us for the Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) Global Finals and Conference! This year, we will be exploring how social enterprises can drive transformational change, both locally and globally, and examine the opportunities and challenges facing social entrepreneurs as they seek to scale their impact. Hear stories and strategies from successful social entrepreneurs, learn about financing your social venture and hear from leaders giving perspectives on the next generation of social enterprises. You will also have the opportunity to see the pitches from the Global Finals Round of the 2015 Global Social Venture Competition, the world’s preeminent social venture competition for transforming business ideas into real-world impact. Confirmed speakers include keynote speaker Tracy Palandjian, CEO and Co-Founder of Social Finance; Julie Lein, president of Tumml; Caroline Whistler, co-founder of Third Sector Capital; Kimberly Dasher Tripp, founder of Strategy for Scale, and Bahniman Hazarika of Gray Ghost Ventures.