Building a Global Dialogue on Inclusive Development: Exploring Impact through Business and Capital

Pre-Summit Workshops

Collaborate to Win in Rural
The interactive workshop is meant for corporates targeting rural markets, social enterprises operating in rural markets and CSR/Donor organizations investing in rural
Led By: Head Held High
Early Stage Financing: Approaches, Gaps, and Opportunities
The session is focused on science- and engineering-based enterprises in sectors like agriculture, health and energy.
Led by: Enclude and Lemelson Foundation
Investing In and Building High-Impact Enterprises for Empowering Women and Girls: An Action Plan for Gender Lens Investing and Incubation
Led by: GIZ & USAID
Agri Supply-Chain in India – Opportunities & Challenges
The workshop would focus on core issues of agricultural supply-chain namely – Aggregation, Infrastructure and Business Model.
Led by: Intellecap

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Key Sessions

Global Enterprise Showcase
Showcase of social entrepreneurs from across the world in an exclusive on-stage pitch session.
April 9, 3PM
Wicked Problems, Noble Intentions: Aligning Business, Capital and Political Economy for Impact
April 10, 10AM
Inclusive Business & Corporate: Strategic initiative to Achieve sustainable scale Or CSR reinvented
April 11, 10AM
Market Opportunity for Indian Social Innovations in Africa: Are we moving in the right direction?
April 10, 5PM
Breakthrough Innovation, Breakthrough Solutions!
April 11, 2:30PM
Debate: Whose baby is Financial Inclusion: Regulatory Supervision, Corporate Inclusion or Social Intermediation?
April 11, 3:30PM


Launches you don’t want to miss

PRISM-Portfolio Risk, Impact and Sustainability Measurement
An exciting new platform for Impact Fund Performance Measurement and Reporting
Startup Wave
A pioneering Virtual Incubation Platform
Impact Investing Report
Evolution of Impact Investment in India
Impact Bangalore Report
Early-stage entrepreneurial “impact” ecosystem of a city in India
Monitor Deloitte Report


Opportunities for Entrepreneurs

Mentoring Clinics
Incubators, accelerators, investment houses and successful social entrepreneurs provide practical solutions to business challenges. Click here to Sign up with a mentor
CSR Clinics
Hosted in partnership with Samhita Social Ventures, learn how you can leverage CSR funds and practices in your organization’s favour. Click here to register
Speed-dating with Bankers
Hosted by GIZ, IntelleGrow, SIDBI and YES Bank, here’s a chance to meet bankers and lenders who are interested in closing the working capital gap. Click here to register