San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Impact Investing: Business Innovation Conversation II
Please join us on Wednesday, September 24, from 6-8pm at Impact HUB Oakland for a conversation on impact investing. We will bring together entrepreneurs, executives, investors and students to discuss funding alternatives for businesses to achieve both positive financial returns and community impact.
A growing number of investors, called impact investors, are turning their attention to investments in companies that generate measurable social and environmental impacts alongside financial return. Our panel of experienced investment professionals will discuss:
- What types of impact investing options are available at each stage of a social enterprise
- How financing terms can affect a business’ ability to execute on its social and environmental objectives
- How to navigate a funding process to preserve the business’ financial, social and environmental goals
6:00 – 6:30pm: Networking
6:30 – 7:15pm: Panel Discussion
7:15 – 7:30pm: Q&A
7:30 – 8:00pm: More Networking
About Uptima Business Bootcamp's Business Innovation Series
Our Business Innovation Series is designed to engage entrepreneurs, executives, investors and students in conversations about key topics and issues relevant to creating a thriving business in today's business environment.
Additional Conversations in the Business Innovation Series
Sharing Economy Models: Please join us on Wednesday, May 28, from 6-8pm at Impact HUB Oakland for a conversation on sharing economy models. Our panel of business leaders will discuss the design of sharing economy businesses.
Intelligent Business Systems: Please join us on Wednesday, November 19, from 6-8pm at Impact HUB Oakland for a conversation on intelligent business systems. Our panel of business leaders will discuss frameworks for data-driven decision making to drive business scale and impact.
When & Where
Uptima Business Bootcamp
Uptima Business Bootcamp is an innovative member-owned business accelerator dedicated to providing entrepreneurs with greater access to hands-on education, resources and community to create thriving businesses.Our programs encourage entrepreneurs to think holistically about their businesses and their impact on the community.Through a combination of in-person workshops, one-on-one mentorship and online learning, we support entrepreneurs through processes for developing their businesses.We are very different from other business accelerators – as a cooperative, our program participants are member-owners of the accelerator.This means they are part of a real community that shares in our profits and has a say in how our program is run.
More details on our programs, memberships and applications can be found at http://www.uptimabootcamp.com.