Toniic Meeting in Palo Alto: "Impact at Scale"

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Palo Alto on Oct 18-19 with optional events in Big Sur on Oct 21-22

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Palo Alto, CA 94301

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Dear Toniic Members,

You are cordially invited to several days of impact events in California! (The full agenda can be viewed here: https://tinyurl.com/impact-at-scale-agenda)

Thursday - Friday, October 18th - 19th: All Toniic Members Gathering, "Impact at Scale"

  • Location: Skoll Foundation Office: 250 University Ave, Suite 200, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
  • Day 1: Thursday, October 18th (4:30 - 7pm)
  • Day 2: Friday, October 19th (8:30am - 4:30pm)
  • Programme Overview: Explore what it will take for impact to scale from the “supply side”, leveraging what is unique about Silicon Valley: specifically its ability to apply innovation & technology to address challenges in a highly scalable manner. This two day meeting will include expert panels, breakout sessions, and group activities addressing how we can leverage technology, innovation, and networks to scale impact investing. (Agenda and speaker details below!)
  • Hotels in Palo Alto: https://tinyurl.com/toniic-hotels-oct-2018

Sunday, October 21st: Dinner & Dancing in Big Sur

  • Following the end of the 100% Impact Network Gathering, all Toniic members are invited to an evening of dinner and dancing at the home of Lisa and Charly Kleissner
  • Location: the home of Charly and Lisa Kleissner in Big Sur (address provided upon registration)
  • Timing: 6:30-9:30pm
  • Hotels in Carmel: https://tinyurl.com/toniic-hotels-oct-2018

Monday, October 22nd, 2018: Mindfulness Day in Big Sur

  • Timing: 9am-5:30pm
  • Location: the home of Charly and Lisa Kleissner in Big Sur (address provided upon registration)
  • Programme Overview: Engage in yoga, meditation, and mindfulness exercises along with lunch, a walk on the beach, and massages from local, world-renowned massage therapists at the Kleissners' home. Advance booking and payment is required for these 1.5 hour massages; you can sign up for your slot here: https://goo.gl/UHyH6V (Limited slots available!)
  • Registering: please see the Tickets page to register for the Mindfulness Day ticket, which is separate from the registration for the "Impact at Scale" meeting

***100% Impact Network participants can register for these events + the 100% Gathering at https://toniic-100percent-oct-2018.eventbrite.com***

(Following the Toniic & 100% Impact Network gatherings, SOCAP will take place in San Francisco October 23-26. Get discounted SOCAP tickets by using code NP_Toniic here: http://socialcapitalmarkets.net/register/)

"Impact at Scale" Agenda:

Day 1: Thursday, October 18th

  • 4:30pm - Doors Open & Networking
  • 5:00pm - Welcome & Introductions
  • 5:30pm - Opening remarks by Richard Fahey, President, Skoll Foundation
  • 6:00pm - Moderated panel - Investor’s Journey
  • 6:45pm - Reception & Networking
  • 7:30pm - Optional off-site dinner

Day 2: Friday, October 19th

  • 8:30am - Breakfast & Networking
  • 9:00am - Welcome & Ice Breaker
  • 9:20am - Introductions & Opening Presentation: Impact at Scale
  • 10:15am - Break
  • 10:30am - Breakout Sesssions (Leveraging Innovation to Scale / Leveraging Technology to Scale / Leveraging Networks to Scale)
  • 12:00pm - Lunch & Networking
  • 1:15pm - Impact Fund Presentations
  • 2:30pm - Networking Break
  • 3:00pm - Direct Deal Presentations
  • 4:00pm - Recap & Close

"Impact at Scale" Speakers List

speakers

  • Richard Perl, TerraCycle

  • Meena Sankaran, KETOS

  • The Rev. Kirsten Snow Spalding, Senior Department Director, Investor Network, Ceres

  • Arvind Gupta, Managing Director and Founder. General Partner at SOSV, Indi Bio

  • Ryan Kushner, Expert in Residence, Clean Energy Fund
  • Lesely Marincola, Angaza/Skoll Awardee
  • Laura Francis, Director of the Sea Forward fund
  • Anne Marie Roussel, Social Impact, Global Affairs Canada
  • Sarah Stein Greenberg, Executive Director of Stanford University’s d.school
  • Richard Fahey, President, Skoll Foundation

  • Anda Ngcaba, Blockchain Portfolio Manager, Ngcaba Family Office

  • Danny Almagor, Founder and CEO, Small Giants

  • Shalu Umapathy, Managing Director and Director of Partnerships, IDEO.org

  • Ibrahim AlHusseini, Investor, Humanitarian, Founder, FullCycle Energy Fund

  • Kayoko Lyons, Marketing and Product Development Manager, MicroVest


The full agenda and a list of the biographies of all attendees will be sent to you in advance of the gathering.

Please note that the ticket fee helps us to cover the costs of the host and the Toniic team to organize the gathering and logistics for these days.

Hotels

If you need accommodation, we have put together a list of hotels in Palo Alto and the Big Sur area (Carmel, CA): https://tinyurl.com/toniic-hotels-oct-2018

We look very much forward to seeing you there!

Charly Kleissner, Kristin Siegel, and the Toniic team

Thank you to our hosts of the 100% Impact Network Gathering, Charly and Lisa Kleissner!

We also thank Toniic member ONE WORLD for their coordination of the October 18-19 Toniic Meeting.

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Palo Alto on Oct 18-19 with optional events in Big Sur on Oct 21-22

Addresses upon registration

Palo Alto, CA 94301

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