Impactathon® Soka University Bridges to Business

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Soka University of America

Room: Pauling 216

1 University Drive

Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

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Build a social enterprise through mapping social impact issues and creating market-based, impact-driven solutions. Win cash prizes.

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What: Impactathon® Soka University Bridges to Business

Who: Open to B2B students and alumni + all Soka University students

When:

11/1 : 5:30-7:30pm Friday kickoff: pizza + intro social enterprise

11/2 : 8:30am-5pm Saturday all-day

What to Bring: Laptop/tablet, ideas for social impact issues or potential business solutions.

Cash prizes: $1,000; $500; $250

Description:

Calling Soka University students and alumni!

If you have ever been called to create positive impact, whether locally for Orange County or globally, Impactathon® Soka University Bridges to Business, was designed for you.

Join for an interactive experience where you will map social impact problems, brainstorm solutions, design business plans, and pitch to potential investors, advisors, and mentors.

Topics:

  • social enterprise - using business models to create social impact
  • United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • design thinking
  • lean methodology for startups
  • hackathons - sprints of groupwork, brainstorming, and innovation around a particular idea, problem, or solution.

About Soka University Bridges to Business

B2B program gives students, faculty and community members opportunities to engage with innovative leaders, change agents, social enterprises, and purpose-driven organizations, while assisting students in the program to build a bridge between their education and the workforce, and introducing relevant leaders to the talent and resources that exist at Soka.

About Impactathon by Innov8social

Impactathons® are interactive social impact experiences incorporating engaging expert talks, workshop, and hackathon to empower participants to be problem solvers and adopt a social entrepreneurship mindset. They have taken place in partnership with universities, organizations, and foundations in cities including San Francisco, New York City, Aliso Viejo, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Berkeley & Baton Rouge.

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Soka University of America

Room: Pauling 216

1 University Drive

Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

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Refund Policy

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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