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Unbounded Talk w/ Promise Venture Studio: National Trends & Hot Spots

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Gary Community Investments

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A 45-minute talk with a national leading expert in the space of child development taking place during the Futurebound Summit.

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What is the Futurebound Summit?

Futurebound is a movement of entrepreneurs, investors, nonprofits and other public- and private-sector leaders coming together to fuel innovation in child development. Our next generation is depending on us—and we can’t afford to wait. The Futurebound Summit is a time to catalyze the Colorado ecosystem focused on young children by bringing everyone together.

Futurebound is partnering with Uncharted to host a four-day summit in Denver that will bring together ventures, investors, leading experts, policymakers and more for a series of events and workshops that will supercharge innovation to change the future of child development.

Unbounded Expert Talk: "National trends and hot spots of innovation in early childhood"

Innovation has helped drive scaled impact against some of society's most pressing issues. Contributions from science, technology, policy/funding, and social entrepreneurship have generated promising momentum and created a unique moment for innovation in the field of early childhood. Join us of an overview of the trends and hot spots in the field and a brainstorm of how ongoing innovation might further improve opportunity and outcomes for young children and their families.

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  • 5 min- Welcome
  • 20 min- Expert Talk
  • 20 min- Q&A

Bio of Speakers

Gabe Hakim is a Co-Founder and Partner at Promise Venture Studio, a national nonprofit organization that catalyzes innovation and growth in the U.S. early childhood ecosystem by attracting, supporting, and connecting social entrepreneurs, ecosystem stakeholders, and capital to drive outcomes for families facing the greatest adversities. Gabe has experience as a social entrepreneur in organizations focused on educational opportunity and diversity and inclusion. Gabe earned an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government where he studied social innovation in early childhood. Prior to starting Promise, Gabe also has experience serving large public, private, and social sector organizations as a consultant at McKinsey & Company.

Matt Glickman is founder and president of Promise Venture Studio, a non-profit organization whose mission is to spur social entrepreneurship in early childhood development. Promise attracts, support, and connects ventures, funders, and experts seeking to drive sustainable improvements in early childhood outcomes, particularly for children, prenatal to age 5, and their families who are facing the greatest adversities. He is also a lecturer in management at the Stanford Graduate School of Business where he teaches the flagship entrepreneurship class, Startup Garage. Matt is a successful serial entrepreneur and technology executive. He co-founded and served as CEO for both BabyCenter, the leading online resource for new parents (now owned by Johnson & Johnson), and Merced Systems, a customer service analytics software company (now owned by NICE Systems). In addition, Matt advises and serves on the board of several startup organizations, nonprofits and public companies. Previously, Matt has held leadership roles at Intuit, Teach for America, and Bain & Company. He graduated an Arjay Miller Scholar from the Stanford Graduate School of Business where he earned his M.B.A. He holds an M.A. from the Stanford School of Education and is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Amherst College.‍

Visit website: Promise Venture Studio

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