DATES LOCATION AND CONTENT MAKE A WAVE - LIVE AND REMOTE SESSIONS
A unique opportunity to become more "impact investment literate" and to build robust ventures.
Note that throughout the programme content and locations are subject to change at the last minute due to the the demanding nature of the hosts' positions.
Dates and Hosts Live Sessions
24 September 2012 at 12pm ends at 1pm sharp. Programme Intro session - Jargon Buster - Personal Impact Goals - Business Challenge.
15 October 2012 at 12pm with Vik Anderson (Ogunte Activist Angel) and Board at Venture Partnership Foundation (UK)
05 November 2012 at 12pm with Sarah Forster - Director of Development & Deputy CEO of Big Issue Invest (Previously Senior Microfinance Consultant at CGAP/Worldbank Group and Programme Dr at new economics foundation) and Mayhul Gondhea, Manager.
26 November 2012 at 12pm with Alison Bukhari - Director of Investor Relations at Dasra UK. Previously Director of Sustainability at Magic Bus, and Senior Specialist British Works on Paper - Christie's Fine Arts Auctioneers.
14 January 2013 at 12pm with Suzanne Biegel -Angel and MD at Catalyst At Large -Co-Founder Gender Lens on Impact Investment - Senior Advisor at Clearly So (previously CEO at Investors Circle).
04 February 2013 at 12pm with Dawn Austwick CEO Esmee Fairbairn. Formerly deputy director British Museum, project director at Tate Modern, and a principal consultant at KPMG.
07 March 2013 -9:45am - 12pm. Public event alongside previous Make a Wave PI participants, incubators, accelerators and investment competitions, other social entrepreneurs and academics. Moving forward in the pipeline. This event is supported by the RSA and 3Space. Central London.
Dates, Hosts and Content Teleconferences
01 October 2012 8pm with Ida Beerhalter (Germany) ASTIA Member Board of Trustees and Investment Partner; On relationship building with your team and main stakeholders.
29 October 2012 8pm with Bonnie Foley-Wong from Pique Ventures (Canada) - "Thinking like an (impact) investor".
19 November 2012 8pm with Susan Aktemel (Scotland) Serial Social Entrepreneur, Founder Impact Arts. Director at Scottish Social Enterprise Coalition. Founder Homes for Good. About creating multiple businesses, and the "mindset of a social entrepreneur".
03 December 2012 8pm - with Lauren Burnhill (USA) MD One Planet Ventures - Pioneer Impact Investment - "Scaling or not?"
21 January 2013 12pm - Jenni Inglis, (Scotland) Director SROI network - "Tricks, Tips, and Pitfalls in Measuring your Social Impact."
11 February 2013 8pm - Miriam Jordan Keane (UK) -Managing Partner at Orchidmjk - Ogunte Activist Angel - Previously Chief Brand Officer Weightwatchers Intl, Managing Partner Publicis Focus (Publicis Group), Young Rubicam, Bates, Saatchi and Saatchi. - About "Writing an excellent marketing copy".