Entrepreneurship Week at Stanford University to Include Program on Social Enterprises

On Sunday, February 22, a program entitled Starting & Growing a Social Enterprise: Panel and Showcase will take place at Stanford University.  The program is sponsored by the Center for Social Innovation at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and is part of Stanford's Entrepreneurship Week.

The program will consist of two parts.  The first part will be a panel presentation in which the following speakers will discuss key success factors in starting and growing a social enterprise:

Following the panel there will be a fair sponsored by the Stanford Media X Program which will spotlight early-stage social ventures.

This program will take place from 3:00 – 5:00 pm at Wallenberg Hall Learning Theater, Building 160 (map, parking information). There is no charge to attend this program.

Free Audio Available of “Funding Social Enterprises” Panel at Stanford University

On Sunday, February 24, a panel session entitled Funding Social Enterprises took place at Stanford University.  The panel was part of Stanford’s recent Entrepreneurship Week and was sponsored by the Stanford Social Innovation Review, the Center for Social Innovation at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and the Digital Vision Program at Stanford.  More than 150 people attended this panel, which discussed strategies for financing social enterprises.  Panel participants were:

The following free audio (MP3 format) of the event is available: