Business Fights Poverty Flagship Conference Oxford

Jul 18, 2018 09:00 - 18:00 BST
Said Business School Oxford University, Park End St, Oxford OX1 1HP, UK
With over 300 key stakeholders from business, NGOs, academia and public policy, we’ll be enhancing business with impact, collaboration and trust building.  Here’s a video of last year’s event:
The agenda:
After our opening plenary exploring purposeful business, collaboration and scaling positive impact, we’ll break into five zones covering two topics each - one zone is dedicated to social innovation:
  • Social innovation: Intrapreneurs’ case clinic and intrapreneur systems diagnostic tool test 
  • Women’s equality: value chains and separately sexual harassment
  • Partnership: Advocacy partnerships and innovative partnerships
  • Last mile distribution and BoP: BoP marketing and behaviour change, followed by best practices in last mile distribution
  • Impact Investing: how does impact investing create financing and putting the impact back into impact investing 
With three lunchtime workshops:
  • Refugee inclusive business models: speakers include Alexander Betts, Oxford Refugee Centre; Cat Baron, Ben & Jerry’s; Udi Ronen, Soros Foundation 
  • Harnessing the power of brand to create social norms
  • Intrapreneur diagnostic tool journey mapping
Incredible panel speakers:
Rhian Mari Thomas, Chair Green Banking Council, Barclays
Mario Elias Gonzalez, Shared Value | Innovation, Cemex
Laura Kelly, Head Business Engagement at Department for International Development 
We’ll also have a bookshop area, spaces for curated private lunches and a drinks reception. 
For more information, follow this link:
Looking forward to seeing you all there
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