Reaching Your Potential Through Partnerships: Lessons Learned from SOCAP 2016
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“We believe that today’s problems require more collaborative approaches that break down silos, recruit new talent and foster greater cooperation.” - Jason Rissman, OpenIDEO Managing Director at IDEO
The meeting of the minds at #SOCAP16 was pretty incredible. Plenaries included leaders from at Acumen, IDEO, Stanford, PayPal, Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs and many, many, MANY more. Thousands of impact-driven, business minded professionals assembled to discuss ways to create capital markets that were more inclusive and more responsible.
“In order to unlock capital for impact entrepreneurs around the world it will take a collective effort at both the local and global level” - Jack Knellinger, Principal & Co-Founder of the impact fund accelerator, Capria
But the essence of SOCAP is not about what happens on-stage. SOCAP is the world’s largest petri dish for impact-driven partnership building. And, as we highlighted earlier in this column, it’s partnership – and
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