Idea Lab 3: Entrepreneurs and Innovation
Date and Time:
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Institute for Peace & Justice, Room C/D
Idea Lab 3
Entrepreneurs and Innovation: Building Sustainability while Staying True to your Core Mission
USD 30K Social Innovation Challenge 2012
Social innovators: Do you have an idea but don’t know how to get it started? Do you want to hear from and talk to successful entrepreneurs about the steps taken to make his/her project come to life? Do you want to learn about business and innovation models that work and how to make them sustainable?
Idea Lab 3 is dedicated to increasing your knowledge on business and innovation models. You will hear how to make profitability sustainable while at the same time embedding social, environmental causes at the core. Social entrepreneurs will come from the business, social enterprise and nonprofit sectors to aid you in further developing your idea for the Social Innovation Challenge.
- Ned McMahon, founder and president, Malma Composites
- Vivian Glyck, founder, Just Like My Child
- Adam Weiler, founder, Cables for Causes
Panel presentation will be followed by a discussion where you can elicit support for your ideas.
Please RSVP here. Lunch will be provided.