Social Finance Forum 2014: Building Markets That Matter
Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 8:30 AM - Friday, November 7, 2014 at 5:00 PM (EST)
Social Finance is changing the way we work together in Canada to address critical problems facing people and the planet.
Now more than ever before, Canadians are joining forces by using the best of business and community approaches to invest and grow impactful ventures and initiatives that provide a financial return to investors.
On November 6 and 7, the 2014 Social Finance Forum will have its most extensive specialized programming designed and presented by leading practitioners.
The Social Finance Forum is the place to engage and profile leaders in Canada’s diverse social finance scene and to capture advancements from the world stage.
A spotlight on ventures across a variety of industries including:
- Health & Wellness
- Education & Technology
You should attend the Social Finance Forum if you’re interested in:
- Identifying impact investing opportunities
- Developing your social finance strategy from social innovators and thought-leaders
- Exploring innovative cross-sector funding opportunities
- Networking and engaging with a group of forward-looking investors
- Scaling your impact and diversifying your portfolio
- Being a part of the global momentum
Who should attend?
- Angel Investors
- Fund Managers
- Families and Family Offices
- Financial Institutions and Corporations
- Nonprofits, Co-operatives and Charities
- Social Entrepreneurs
- Wealth Advisors and Asset Managers
Interested in pitching?
The Social Finance Forum will feature ventures achieving positive social/environmental impact across a variety of industries including health, sustainable food, clean technology, affordable housing, education and enterprises employing or supporting persons facing barriers to success.
For more information on the conference, please visit the Social Finance Forum website.
Sponsorship opporunities for the 2014 Social Finance Forum are now available. If you have any questions about sponsorship, please contact Joanna Reynolds: firstname.lastname@example.org
Some subsidies are available. Contact us to apply.
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MaRS Discovery District
MaRS Discovery District (@MaRSDD), in Toronto is one of the world’s largest urban innovation hubs. MaRS cultivates high-impact ventures and equips innovators to drive economic and societal prosperity. MaRS provides expert advice and market research, and makes connections to talent, customers and capital. MaRS startup clients have created 6,500 jobs and, in the last three years alone, they have raised $1 billion in capital and generated $500 million in revenue.