At-a-Glance: 2018 Program of Events


8:00am

Registration & Breakfast


Opening Remarks

9:00am


Opening Plenary:

Elevating the Collaborative Bay Area Economy

9:30am


Concurrent Sessions

(Panel) Policies for Ethical and Sustainable Local Economies

(Panel) Identity Development: Should you be a non-profit or B-Corporation?

10:45am


Concurrent Sessions

(Panel) Civics and Business: Minimizing Economic Leakage
(Panel) Applying Effective Business Strategies in the Non-Profit sector
(Workshop) Money Talks: Managing Personal Financial Goals
(Workshop) Pitch Perfect: How to Pitch Yourself and Your Idea

11:45am


Lunch & Community Exhibition

Working Lunch Sessions:
(Roundtable Discussion) Real Life: I'm an Entrepreneur 
(Lecture) Women in Funding

12:30pm


Concurrent Sessions

(Panel) Making Green off the Greenery
(Panel) Non-Traditional Funding Models

1:45pm


Concurrent Sessions

(Panel) No Justice, No Beets! Environmental Justice Business Models
(Workshop) Speed Advising: 20-Minute Consultations for new businesses*
(Workshop) Upping Your Game: How to Expand Your Market Presence Beyond Your Ten Best Friends
*Speed Advising requires pre-registration. Our capacity is 25. Please sign up HERE.

2:45pm


Keynote Speech

3:45pm


Reception

5:00pm