Impact Investment for Development Summit 2017
$172.5 trillion is needed to meet SDGs by 2030
$365 Billion annually flows from developed to developing countries
$60 billion assets under “impact“ management today
3.2% of the world's population is starting social ventures
Banny Banerjee, Stanford ChangeLabs
It’s such a beautiful opportunity for transformation that I just had to come.
Julia Balandina, JBJ Consult
A collaborative, action-oriented, multi-stakeholder dialogue!
Kevin Jones, SOCAP
Discovery of new allies.
Daniela Deuber, BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt
It was not just plenaries, but there was really room for discussion and cooperation, involving all the different stakeholders.
Arthur Wood, Total Impact Capital
In terms of engaging stakeholders in the UN, this is definitely one of the most innovative I’ve seen.
Tatevik Petrossian, RANEPA
Certainly one of the most proactive and pragmatic summits I’ve been to.
Assistant Secretary General, Director, Bureau for Policy and Programme Support, UNDP
Co-founder & Convener, Social Capital Markets, SOCAP
Founder and Director, Stanford ChangeLabs
Director, INSEAD Social Entrepreneurship Initiative
Founding Partner, Total Impact Capital
Chief Executive, Social Value International and Social Value UK
Innovation Specialis, NESTA UK
USAID Global Development Lab
CEO, Sitra Fund, Finland
Co-founder, Artha Networks; Rianta Capital Zurich
Founder and CEO, Hult Prize Foundation, UNDP Innovation Advisory Board
Co-Founder and CEO, Kopernik
Head of Private Sector Development, Oxfam
Executive Director, Aga Khan Development Network Global Enterprise Development initiatives in Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan and Pakistan
Director, Financial Markets Department, Ministry of Finance
CEO, Czech Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
Global Humanitatrian Lab
Tina Lee Odinsky-Zec
Director, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Zagreb School of Economics and Management (ZSEM)
Dr. Julia Balandina Jaquier
Founder, JBJ Consult/Author, Catalyzing Wealth for Change: Guide to Impact investing
Executive Director, INSEAD Social Innovation Center
CEE Manager, European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA)
Director of Investor Relations, JVP
Managing Principal Partner, SEAF Caucasus
Global Head of Education, IFC-World Bank Group
President and Co-Founder, YK Center
Deputy Resident Coordinator, UN Armenia
Investment Manager, Finance in Motion
Chief Operating Officer, Hult Prize
President of the Board of Directors, Free University of Brussels
Resident Coordinator, United Nations Armenia
is the United Nation’s development arm, working in over 170 countries of the world and delivering over $4.5 billion annually in grant assistance in such areas as sustainable development, governance and peacebuilding, climate resilience and post-crisis response and recovery. Focused on supporting countries in achieving the SDGs, UNDP seeks to instill innovation in every aspect of its work and to partner with the private sector in seeking innovative financing solutions. UNDP in Armenia – the conference host – is pioneering the UN’s work in social innovation and support to social entrepreneurship..
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