Heads up, here’s an interesting conference coming up:
Social Entrepreneurs, Policymakers, Students, Academics and Business Leaders to converge in conference to explore maximizing the impact of social enterprises for economic development Providence to host second annual SEEED (Social Enterprise Ecosystem for Economic Development) Summit April 26-27, 2013
PROVIDENCE, RI (February 27, 2013): Brown University and Social Venture Partners Rhode Island (SVPRI) will host the Social Enterprise Ecosystem for Economic Development (SEEED) Summit April 26-27, bringing together stakeholders from the social enterprise ecosystem to share best practices for economic development. SEEED (www.seeed.org) is the first national conference that focuses on building an effective social enterprise ecosystem to drive economic development. Over 500 ecosystem stakeholders will convene to share best practices for maximizing the impact of social enterprises on economic development.