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Net Impact: Starting a Social Business in the Developing World, April 24th



Starting a Social Business in the Developing World


Friday, April 24th, from 4pm to 6pm at room C-201.


This session will be held in English.


Guest Speaker:

Rob Katz


Knowledge and Communications Associate – Acumen Fund


Before joining Acumen Fund – a non-profit global venture fund that uses entrepreneurial approaches to solve the global poverty – Rob Katz was an Associate with the Markets and Enterprise Program of the World Resources Institute. Rob is co-author for «The Next 4 Billion: Market Size and Business Strategy at the Base of the Pyramid» report (presented at the IE IMBA 2009 launch), he has extensively studied BoP market structure and spending patterns. He is the co-founder of www.NextBillion.net [1], a web site about enterprise and development.


IE Net Impact Club aims to increase awareness, inspire and equip the IE community to be socially responsible in business. It annually promotes the Social Responsibility Forum, among other events.


Register HERE [2]. Limited capacity (20 places).


Once you register, the attendance is obligatory. Failure to comply will result in barring you from future club events. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.