Innovating for Shared Prosperity

Join us 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 over dinner 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, 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 Access
• Hannah Cree, CMNGD
• Alexi Davis, Prospect
• Mitch Thomson, Olds Institute
• Barb Davies, Local Investing YYC
• Patti Pon, Calgary Arts Development

The 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 sponsored by Hotel Blackfoot, Momentum, North Hill Centre, and Thrive. Part of Down To Earth Week 2017 (April 23-27) – a celebration of social innovation and local business, presented by REAP Business Association and SAGE Investment Advisors. Bullfrogpowered with 100% green energy.

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