The deadlines for submitting SOCAP Open proposals for SOCAP17 and voting are now over. Unfortunately we are not able to accept late submissions. If you missed the deadline this year, you’ll have your chance again in 2018! Sign up for the SOCAP Newsletter to stay up to date on SOCAP Open next year. If you submitted a SOCAP Open proposal for SOCAP17, thank you for sharing your idea with us! Selected sessions will be announced in a few weeks. Questions about the selection process? SOCAP Open FAQs Featuring content created and produced by our community is key to our impact, relevance, and meaning. You can still join the conversation as an attendee when we convene at the intersection of money and meaning in San Francisco this October. Get your SOCAP17 Ticket Here
Off Wall Street: The Democratization of Impact-First Investing
Tyler Jackson, Low Income Investment Fund
Impact investing is going through a golden age of democratization. Technology and knowledge are eroding the barriers keeping everyday investors out of impact. Learn more about recent innovations that allow the masses to usher in a new paradigm of citizen engagement and go deep on impact.
impact investing, Meaning, neighborhood economics
Liz Sessler - ImpactUs Amy Cortese - Locavesting Tyler Jackson - Low Income Investment Fund
Jase Wilson - Neighborly
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tyler-jackson/where-does-your-money-spend-the-night-rethinking-capitalism_b_6936282.html https://www.forbes.com/sites/annefield/2017/04/23/new-impact-investing-marketplace-links-social-enterprises-and-investors/#12afd0087da3 http://www.locavesting.com/investing/from-wall-street-to-main-street-a-conversation-with-local-investor-marco-vangelisti/ http://fortune.com/2017/05/16/neighborly-public-finance/
- June 14, 2017
Final day to submit an idea.
- June 15 - 29, 2017
Commenting and voting period. All sessions open for voting.
- June 30 - July 13, 2017
Judging panel and final selection by SOCAP17 Content Team.
- July 14, 2017
Winning sessions announced to session organizers.
A lucky person will receive 2 free tickets to SOCAP17 and other impact-themed prizes!ENTER TO WIN