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New Economy Summit

Friday, November 18, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: 
Worcester, MA
The Social Venture Collaborative Invites you to the
NEW ECONOMY SUMMIT

at Worcester State University
Student Center - 486 Chandler St, Worcester, MA 01602
  • Opening remarks: Barry Maloney, President of Worcester State University.
  • Performance: Eastern Medicine Singers (Native American Drumming).
  • Keynote address: Emily Kawano, economist / co-director of Wellspring Cooperative / USSEN / RIPESS


Join social entrepreneurs, social change practitioners, educational institutions, students, the business community, and others who share the goal of creating a just, equitable, and sustainable world.

Participants will engage in various interactive activities designed to establish a regional network and support transformation related to social enterprise, social business, cooperatives, and enterprise-orient- ed nonprofit organizations. Attendees will identify common challenges faced by local start-ups and brainstorm opportunities and next steps to resolve these and other challenges.

Get inspired and motivated, especially in the uncertain aftermath of the 2016 general elections.

Register/More Infowww.SocialVentureCollab.org

Featured image courtesy of Shelburne Orchards.