Conference on Social Enterprise | 21.10.2016

22. September 2016

FRORIEP partner Julie Wynne and associate Tomás Navarro Blakemore are organizing a conference on Social Enterprise on 21 October 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland, in collaboration with the Swiss Impact Enterprise Association and the European Social Enterprise Law Association.

This conference will gather experts in the field of Social Enterprise, Philanthropy and Social Finance. The morning session will focus on legal issues related to social enterprise : it will review the cooperative as legal form for social enterprise, the development of hybrid structures combining business activities with an impact purpose as well as types of collaborations between the State and the private sector supporting social entrepreneurs. The afternoon session will concentrate on social finance, mission-related investment as well as impact measurement for social enterprises.

Julie Wynne will chair the panel on hybrid models and Tomás Navarro Blakemore will chair the panel on impact measurement and social progress.

The conference will take place from 8.30AM to 5pm on Friday 21 October at Auditoire BNP Paribas, place de Hollande 2, 1204 Geneva. See detailed program and registration link here.