International Conference 'Investing in Social Challenges'
The international conference Investing in Social Challenges aims at drawing the attention of the main stakeholders of social entrepreneurship development in Bulgaria, Greece, UK, Belgium and other countries to discuss the ways of fostering social entrepreneurship through upgrading the knowledge and skills as well as learning methods and tools for boosting positive impact.
The event is organized within the project Boost Aid for Social Entrepreneurship through Training, funded by the Erasmus+ Programme.
At the conference Caban Capital will be represented by Ben Botes who will not only give a presentation as a keynote speaker but will also be moderating a discussion panel on 'Investing in social challenges - impact revolution' - The fuel of the ecosystem: sources of capital including seed funding, grants, and philanthropic and venture capital (representing both public and private sources). He will be joined by several panelists from organisations such as the European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA), Empower Capital Fund, Balkan Institute for Sustainable Development, etc.
The invited participants are social entrepreneurs, impact enablers, business leaders, think-tanks, policy makers, professionals who consult, mentor, advice, train, coach and facilitate social enterprises, institutional investors, social impact funds managers, bank managers, business angels, professional organizations of the investors, etc.