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Impact investing is gaining momentum. Where to start your journey, find the right workshop or conference? We made a selection of relevant events in the Benelux, and some of the leading conferences globally.

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PYM Impact Day - Online

Monday 19 April 2021

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Women's Wealth Matters
Tuesday 18 May 2021

April 2021

2021 Skoll World Forum

13-15 April 2021

In the spirit of collective action, Skoll is inviting you to a collective action! Together, you’ll explore ways to close the distance between the world’s toughest challenges and the innovative solutions that aim to build a better future for all. 

Impact Fire Talks

13-15 April 2021

‘Catch fire’ with other impact enthusiasts in meaningful conversations on the future of European impact investing!

The Values Compass - A Fireside Chat with Dr. Mandeep Rai

Wednesday 14 April 2021

Listed in the Thinkers 50 Class of 2021, Mandeep contends that understanding both our own and others’ values is a key component of decision making and risk-taking when making conscious investments. 

SexTech, FemTech and the Pleasure Industry

Wednesday 14 April 2021

To apply a human-centric approach to sexuality and technology, Katapult Kurious is set to investigate this growing industry. Looking at sexual pleasure, it proves that it is a complicated and exciting space, a reflection of the complexity of us, our individuality. By having experts, this session aims to discuss their work, findings, and hopes for the future.

ESG analysis and benchmarking through an SDG lens

Thursday 15 April 2021

The webinar will explore how can investors analyse ESG data through the lens of international standards and frameworks, including the UN SDGs and how can risk-focused ESG data strengthen investors’ efforts to align with the goals.

Sustainable Private Debt

Thursday 15 April 2021

Private debt continues to be an attractive option forinstitutional investors, seeking to increase yield. Yet, the nature of private credit doesn’t always blend well with standardised ESG criteria and measures. 

Mini Impact Day - Online

Monday 19 April 2021

We will be discussing regenerative solutions for our planet. How can we create economic, social and environmental value while addressing systemic problems? Searching for the Ugly Duckling that could turn into a Green Swan.

Re-imagining Capitalism for Our Future

Tuesday 20 April 2021

The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), is igniting a conversation around the status quo and innovators who are pushing our economic future not just toward a new normal, but toward the next normal beyond that.

QA webinar with Philip Taylor and Brandon Welch

Tuesday 20 April 2021

You will have the chance to ask Philip and Brandon all your questions regarding their experience in raising a $10M fund for radical skin in the game, transition finance for farmers and more.

Africa Untold: Where Tech Accelerates

Wednesday 21 April 2021

The aim of the event is to promote a deeper understanding of Africa, encourage dynamic exchange on opportunities and challenges across the continent, and to create a platform that can drive the next wave of transformation through impact

Why should investors act on biodiversity & conservation?

Wednesday 21 April 2021

A major current issue is how to adequately finance forest and biodiversity conservation and still guarantee financial returns. The complexity of impact measurement and management results in a lack of efficient assessment on biodiversity and forestry-related impacts.

Are Green Bonds Really Green?

Thursday 22 April 2021

What are Green or Climate Bonds? Are they really green or low to zero carbon? How will the new EU taxonomy impact the growth of Green Bonds. Sean Kidner, one of the thought leaders in this sector and the CEO at Climate Bonds Initiative will share his vision and thought of a climate bonds and a net zero economy.

May 2021

Europe’s leading purpose-led business event

19-20 May 2021

An annual gathering for those who dream of a thriving global economy that puts people and planet at its very heart. From entrepreneurs, to executives, to educators, they provide a platform to the people shaking things up, changing the status quo, and using purpose-driven business models as a means of tackling global challenges.

Global Solutions Summit 2021- The World Policy Forum

27-28 May 2021

The Global Solutions Summit 2021 supports the T20 and G20 under the Italian G20 Presidency. It brings together top researchers, policymakers, business leaders and civil society representatives in a renowned global problem-solving process.

June 2021

Growth Stage Impact Ventures - Finalists Pitch

Thursday 3 June 2021

12 finalists will pitch on the burning challenges of access to quality health, renewable energy, waste management; impacting millions of lifes in developping countries. Investors, youth activists and UN experts will be present for this competition. 

Impact events calendar

Impact investing is gaining momentum fast. Conferences and workshops are plentiful.

We help you stay abreast by curating the most relevant events in the Benelux and some of the leading conferences globally.

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