Social Venture Network 2013 Fall Conference: The Adventure Continues October 17-20, 2013 Renaissance Harborplace Hotel, Baltimore

, Maryland
Thursday, October 17, 2013 1:30 – 8:00pm 3:30 – 4:45pm Registration Open Welcome and Networking Session: How to Make the Most of an SVN Conference Co-Facilitated by John Heymann, NewLevel Group, Jared Levy, Neighbor Agency, Donna Daniels and Deb Nelson, Social Venture Network. Reception Hosted by RSF Social Finance Networking Dinner Opening Plenary: TBD Artist in Residence Performance: TBD Film & Discussion Evening Connections Friday, October 18, 2013 8:00 – 9:00am 7:45 – 8:30am 8:30am – 7:00pm 9:00 – 10:15am Breakfast Yoga Led by Ali and Atman Smith, Holistic Life Foundation Registration Open Catalyzing Positive Change 1. Popping the Filter Bubble and Spreading Social Change Eli Pariser, Upworthy 2. Performance by Invincible, Complex Movements 3. The Power of Microbusiness to Drive Job Creation Connie Evans, Association for Enterprise Opportunity 10:15 – 10:40am 10:45am – 11:45pm Intermission Catalyzing Positive Change continued 4. Performance by TBD 5. Mushrooms: Changing The Way We Look At Materials Eben Bayer, Ecovative 6. Performance by TBD 12:00 – 1:15pm 1:15 – 2:45pm 1:15 – 2:30pm Lunch

4:45 – 6:15pm 6:15 – 7:30pm 7:30 – 8:45pm 8:45 – 9:00pm 9:15 – 10:45pm 9:15 – 11:30pm

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Friday, October 18, 2013 1:30 – 2:15pm 2:45 – 4:00pm Facilitated by Amy Lesnick, Indiegogo Biodanza Led by Michelle Dubreuil Macek, Biodanza Interactive Breakout Sessions: 1. Reimagining Public Policy Robert Raben, The Raben Group and Beth Williams, Roxbury Technology Corporation. Facilitated by Mark Watson, Keel Asset Management LLC 2. Climate Change: From Research to Action Jacqui Patterson, NAACP, Mike Tidwell, Chesapeake Climate Action Network and Jessy Tolkan, Campaign for Global Electric Vehicle Infrastructure and Initiative. Facilitated by Cara Pike, The Social Capital Project 4:15 – 5:45pm 4:15 – 5:45pm 5:45 – 6:30pm 6:30 – 7:45pm 7:45 – 9:30pm 9:30 – 9:45pm 9:45 – 11:30pm 8:00 – 9:15am 8:00 – 8:45am 8:30am – 2:00pm 9:15 – 10:30am Intergenerational Men’s Circle Co-Facilitated by TBD Intergenerational Women’s Circle Co-Facilitated by Shilpa Jain, YES! Networking Reception Dinner SVN Innovation Awards Ceremony Hosted by Jeffrey Hollender, Hollender Sustainable Brands and Meika Hollender, Sustain Condoms Artist in Residence Performance: Invincible, Complex Movements Evening Connections Saturday, October 19, 2013 Breakfast Morning Meditation Led by Chuck Lief, Naropa University Registration Open Interactive Plenary: Cultivating Human Potential for Global Progress Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, Isha Foundation Break Interactive Breakout Sessions: 1. Impact Investing: Myths and Opportunities Dan Levinson, Main Street Resources and Sonia Lo, Chalsys LLP 2. Brewing Happy Employees Kim Jordan, New Belgium Brewing Company

10:30 – 11:00am 11:00am –12:15pm


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Saturday, October 19, 2013 3. Organized Labor and Worker Co-ops: Strange Bedfellows or Strategic Allies? Kristen Barker, Cincinnati Union Co-op Initiative and Michael Peck, MAPA Group and MONDRAGON Corporation. Facilitated by Eric Leenson, SOL Economics Lunch and Plenary: Building a Meaningful Marketplace Matthew Stinchcomb, Etsy, Inc. Networking and Optional Activities Public Policy With David Brodwin, ASBC Yoga Led by Ali and Atman Smith, Holistic Life Foundation Interactive Breakout Sessions: 1. Fueling Social Change and Cultural Transformation Bob Alotta, Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice in conversation with Donna Daniels, Social Venture Network 2. The Business Solution to Poverty Mal Warwick, One World Futbol Project and Paul Polak, author of Out of Poverty and founder of Windhorse International and International Development Enterprises (IDE) Product & Services Expo and Reception Dinner Plenary: Democratizing the Way the World Raises Funds Danae Ringelmann, Indiegogo Artist in Residence Performance: Radio Active DJ Dance Party Radio Active and DJ Hey Man Sunday, October 20, 2013 Breakfast Bringing Renewed Spirit to Business Ali and Atman Smith, Holistic Life Foundation Plenary: Mission in a Bottle Seth Goldman, Honest Tea Break Closing Circle Co-facilitated by Darian Rodriguez Heyman, Social Media for Nonprofits Lunch

12:30 – 2:00pm 2:00 – 3:15pm 2:00 – 3:00pm 2:15 – 3:00pm 3:15 – 4:30pm

4:30 – 6:30pm 6:30 – 7:45pm 7:45 – 8:45pm 8:45 – 9:00pm 9:00pm – 12:30am

9:00 – 10:00am 10:00 – 10:20am 10:30 – 11:30am 11:30am – 12:00pm 12:00 –1:15pm 1:15 – 2:30pm


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