Innovating for Shared Prosperity - Back To Earth Week 2017
Join us April 27 at Hotel Blackfoot (5-9PM) for an inspiring evening of learning and networking with Calgary's leading social entrepreneurs. Innovating for Shared Prosperity will inspire and connect Calgary's social entrepreneurs to advance their important work.The evening will kick off with a keynote presentation by City of Calgary city manager, Jeff Fielding, who will share the ways in which Calgary is supporting innovation and creating a resilient local economy. Following Jeff's presentation, six local changemakers will showcase how their initiatives are building thriving communities, creating good jobs, and doing business differently. You'll hear from:Sean Crump, Universal AccessHannah Cree, CMNGDAlexi Davis, ProspectMitch Thomson, Olds InstituteBarb Davies, Local Investing YYCPatti Pon, Calgary Arts DevelopmentThe evening will wind up with networking and a World Café dialogue, helping you connect with presenters and other guests to identify opportunities to collaborate to advance the new economy. This event is a must for anyone leading a mission-driven business, social enterprise or cooperative. Come prepared to be informed and energized, to share your own ideas and identify opportunities to collaborate with like-minded social entrepreneurs!Innovating for Shared Prosperity is a preview of EconoUs2017 - the national community economic development conference that will take place in Calgary from September 13-15.
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