Oct
21
8:30 AM08:30

Igniting Innovation Summit on Social Entrepreneurship

The Igniting Innovation Summit unites students, academics, and leaders in the field who are passionate about developing innovative solutions to today's most pressing problems. Over the past six years, the Summit has grown from a small-scale initiative of Harvard students to a nationally recognized forum for social change. 

EARLY BIRD ticket sales end on OCTOBER 1ST! Buy your tickets NOW to engage with Indiegogo, Y2Y, Harvard Square, Roca, among others. 

BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE: https://tinyurl.com/ignitesummit

CHECK OUT OUR WEBSITE: ignitinginnovationsummit.com

 

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Sep
16
2:00 PM14:00

Open House and Information Session

The Harvard College Social Innovation Collaborative is excited and proud to announce our first meeting of the school year on Saturday September 16th from 2 PM to 3 PM in Sever 110!

Join us to learn about our organization's mission, programs, and opportunities available for our members including but not limited to term-time entrepreneurial workshops (Innovation Connect), the social venture pitch competition (The Resolution Social Venture Challenge), our social enterprise incubator (Synergy), and internships with our social impact partner organizations (Impact Fellows)!

Looking forward to seeing you there!

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Oct
1
9:00 AM09:00

Igniting Innovation Summit on Social Entrepreneurship

The Igniting Innovation Summit on Social Entrepreneurship is back on October 1st, 2016 to continue to unite students, academics, and leaders in the field who are passionate about developing innovative solutions to today's most pressing problems.

Featuring speakers like Sandra Kim, the Founder of Everyday Feminism, to Luis Von Ahn, the CEO and Co-Founder of Duolingo as well as panels tackling topics from environmental sustainability and women's empowerment to sustainable community development and climate change, the Summit invites you to join us in tackling social issues through social entrepreneurship!

Get your tickets now before they run out at: http://bit.ly/2bQe5xs

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Sep
5
3:00 PM15:00

Photoshoot Campaign for the Igniting Innovation Summit

In preparation for the 7th Annual Igniting Innovation Summit on Social Entrepreneurship, we invite you to join our photoshoot campaign!

Come and get your photos taken with a poster where you'll get the chance to answer our thematic question: "If I could change one thing, I would ..." The process will probably last for 5-10 minutes and you'll have beautiful pictures to share:) Feel free to invite your friends too!

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Sep
5
1:00 PM13:00

Fall Meet and Greet

Join us for our annual fall meet-and-greet which will be held at Sever 210 from 2:30-4pm! Felipe's will be served :)

After the event, we will be having a photoshoot for the Igniting Innovation Summit at the Carpenter Center. All those interested will be asked to write on a poster that reads:

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Apr
2
3:00 PM15:00

Girls Impact the World Film Festival 2016

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Join Connecther and the Harvard College Social Innovation Collaborative with Presenting Sponsor Eloise DeJoria at Harvard for The Girls Impact The World Film Festival Awards Ceremony 2016 on April 2, 2016 from 3:00 to 5:00 PM! It's going to be an exciting afternoon of films, awards, industry speakers, and calls for social change through powerful storytelling. 

TICKETS are free but MUST BE RESERVED: Please get tickets here:https://connecther.ticketbud.com/girls-impact-the-world-film-festival-red-carpet-event-2016

Special guests will speak on engaging students to create social change around the world. Films from the Girls Impact the World Film Festival will be screened.

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Apr
1
to Jun 1

Village to Raise A Child Application Goes Live

The Harvard Social Innovation Collaborative is excited to announce that applications for the third annual Village to Raise a Child program are now OPEN!


Village to Raise a Child was founded as a way to empower high school social entrepreneurs and their communities around the world. The program identifies FIVE high school students—"Global Trailblazers"—with promising social innovation ideas and projects and equips them with the mentorship and resources needed to take these initiatives to the next level. Winners will present their community-based projects at the 7th annual Igniting Innovation Summit on Social Entrepreneurship, which will be held in October 2016 at Harvard University.

To learn more, visit: http://ignitinginnovationsummit.com/program. Applications will close on June 1, 2016 at 11:59 PM EST.

#VTRAC #IgnitingInnovation #IIS2016

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