Welcome from Conference Co-Chairs

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Opening Keynote

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Deval Patrick (Former Governor of Massachusetts | Chairman of TogetherFUND)

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Panel Session I

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Accelerating equity: Stabilizing and scaling entrepreneurs of color

  • Ted Archer (Executive Director, Supplier Diversity, JPMorgan Chase)
  • Kelly Burton, PhD (Co-Convener, Black Innovation Alliance)
  • Donna Gambrell (President & CEO, Appalachian Community Capital)
  • William Bradford, PhD (Professor Emeritus, University of Washington)
  • Moderator: Zach Komes (Harvard Business School)

Innovations in mental health

  • Manish Sisodia (Deputy Chief Minister & Education Minister, Government of Delhi)
  • Erin Ganju (Managing Director, Echidna Giving)
  • Dr. Yasmin Ali Haque (UNICEF Representative to India)
  • Moderator: Richa Gupta (Harvard Graduate School of Education)

Innovations in international development

  • Atul Satija (Founder & CEO, The Nudge)
  • David Auerbach (Co-Founder, Sanergy)
  • Katherine Lucey (Founder & CEO, Solar Sister)
  • Moderator: Matt Weber (Harvard Kennedy School)

Crossroads: Getting through the tough times

  • Stephanie Khurana (Managing Director, Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation)
  • Johana Bahamon (Founder & Executive Director, Fundación Acción Interna)
  • Wawira Njiru (Founder & Executive Director, Food for Education)
  • Moderator: Luisa Gomez (Harvard Kennedy School)

Beyond capital: Social enterprise ecosystems in developing countries

  • Isabel Guerrero (CEO, IMAGO Global Grassroots)
  • Vineet Rai (Managing Director, Aavishkar)
  • Monica Ducoing (Mexico and Central America Regional Manager, ANDE)
  • Moderator: Elle Kang (Harvard Kennedy School)
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Lunch Break

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Lunch Break Panel

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Bringing in new capital and new funders

  • Maya Chorengel (Co-Managing Partner, TPG Rise Fund)
  • Morgan Simon (Founding Partner, Candide Group)
  • Andrew Chen (VP of Social Investment, Social Finance)
  • Moderator: Saty Rao (Harvard Kennedy School)
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Panel Session III

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Encouraging & supporting more women entrepreneurs

  • Alicia Robb (Founder & CEO, Next Wave Impact)
  • John Sage (CEO, Pivotal Ventures)
  • Michele Romanow (“Dragon”, CBC Dragons’ Den | Co-Founder & President, Clearbanc)
  • Esha Sahai (Founder, Girls Who Venture)
  • Moderator: Andrea Boza (Harvard Business School & Harvard Kennedy School)

Innovations in sustainable cities

  • Rick Holliday (CEO & Founder, Factory OS)
  • Shaina Doar (CEO, FactoryCo, Sidewalk Labs)
  • Yemi Amu (Founder & Director, Oko Farms)
  • Moderator: James Bien (Harvard Kennedy School)

Seeking virtue in finance: Contributing to society in a conflicted industry

  • JC de Swaan (Lecturer, Princeton University | Partner, Cornwall Capital)
  • Moderator: Drew Keller (Harvard Business School)

The future of capitalism

  • Chris Jurgens (Director, Reimagining Capitalism, Omidyar Network)
  • Lord Jim Knight (Chief Education & External Officer, TES Global)
  • Myriam Sidibe (Founder & Author of “Brands on a Mission”)
  • Moderator: Rohan Sandhu (Harvard Kennedy School)

Measuring Real Impact: The impact-weighted accounts project

  • Daniel Concessi (Research Analyst, BlackRock)
  • Ariel Smilowitz (Investment Stewardship Analyst, BlackRock)
  • William McSweeney (Research Analyst, BlackRock)
  • Quyen Tran (Director of Impact Investing, BlackRock)
  • Katie Panella (Research Associate IWAI, Harvard Business School)
  • Katie Trinh (Research Associate IWAI, Harvard Business School)
  • Moderator: T. Robert Zochowski III (Program Director and Senior Researcher for Multi-Faculty and Impact Investing Special Projects at Harvard Business School)
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Pitch Competition

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Fireside Chat – Mission economy: A moonshot guide to changing capitalism

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Mariana Mazzucato (Professor, University College London)
In conversations with Dani Rodrik (Professor of International Political Economy, Harvard Kennedy School)

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