Social Impact Designers: Stories from the Field

Social Impact Designers: Stories from the Field.” will take place on Tuesday April 30th from 6:00 to 9:00pm. Featuring a panel of designers who are creating impactful change: Aya Jaffer, IDEO.org Ankita Roy, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Lauren Gardner, Reboot Maggie Ollove, Center for Civic Design Trevor Zimmer, Dalberg Design Impact Group, The event […]

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Long-term, large-scale change: insights from the field

Recognizing the systemic nature of the change they’re seeking, organizations are shifting how they approach change-making. They’re preparing for journeys that are more long-term, more large-scale, and more complex. How should we think about strategy in such conditions? What does success look like, and what challenges do we face? This panel will explore the new […]

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Long-term, Large-scale Change: Insights from the Field

Click on flyer to register   Thu, April 25, 2019 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT University Center, The New School 63 Fifth Avenue Starr Foundation Hall, Room UL102 New York, NY 10003

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Fast Forward Accelerator 2019

Deadline: Monday, April 8th Fast Forward bridges the tech and nonprofit worlds, providing training and resources applicable to the challenges only a tech nonprofit entrepreneur knows. Through Fast Forward’s Accelerator, you’ll receive funding, mentorship, and connections to people who can help you scale. If you’re a nonprofit startup, you’re in the right place. Learn more and […]

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Code for America Summit 2019, May 29-31

Register for this year’s Code for America Summit, and hear from Earlonne Woods of Ear Hustle, Alex Stamos, Bruce Schneier, and many more as they take to the mainstage to leave you energized, informed, and inspired. List of speakers on the website.

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Milano Management Brown Bag Series: India as Social Entrepreneurship Incubator for the World

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NYC Cleantech Open Launch Party

Date: Thursday, March 14th, 6:00PM – 9:00PM Location: Company (formerly Grand Central Tech), 335 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10017 Celebrate the launch of the 2019 Cleantech Open accelerator! Cleantech Open welcomes all entrepreneurs, students, investors, savvy technologists, and anyone interested in joining their growing community. This is a great way to connect with Cleantech Open alumni, mentors, […]

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J.M.K. Innovation Prize

The J.M.K. Innovation Prize seeks out innovators who are spearheading transformative early-stage projects in the fields of the environment, heritage conservation, and social justice. The J.M.K. Innovation Prize is open to non-profit and mission-driven for-profit organizations that are tackling America’s most pressing challenges through social innovation. In 2019, we will award up to ten Prizes, […]

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Carolin Mees

Carolin Mees is an architect and writer living in New York City. She has worked since 2005 individually and collaboratively in the field of architecture and urban design. Ms. Mees has published her PhD thesis in architecture at the Berlin University of Arts with focus on Community Gardens in New York City from a perspective […]

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ACUMEN-UNILEVER SOCIAL INNOVATION CHALLENGE ON PLASTICS

You’ll learn about social enterprise business models that address the social and environmental challenges of plastic waste. Then, if you want to bring these models to life, you can compete for a share of $75,000 USD in seed funding and coaching from experts at Unilever. PART ONE: RAPID INNOVATION LAB Date & Time: Saturday, March […]

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