Social Entrepeneurship Events
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Join SEAD for an exciting and inspiring dialogue at the 2015 Duke Symposium on Scaling Innovations in Global Health on Friday, March 20th, from 3:00-5:45pm at the Fuqua School of Business. The Symposium will feature…
Duke I&E is excited to announce “An Evening with Peter Thiel” on Monday, March 30 in Gross Hall 107. The talk begins at 5:30, with the book signing occurring immediately after. For tickets, please click here.
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Duke I&E invited Wendy Kopp, founder of Teach For America and co-founder and CEO of Teach For All, to Duke to speak. Kopp said that although social problems are solvable, solutions depend on how many talented people dedicate themselves to the…Read More
By Katie Jansen
Photos by Pilar Timpane
Originally published on Duke Today
Duke’s Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative co-sponsored a panel Wednesday evening with the Duke Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship featuring…Read More
By Katie Jansen | Photos by Katherine Black
This story was originally published on Duke Today.
Sarah Thelen walked in Friday evening with an idea, and she walked out Sunday afternoon with a draft of a business plan and $500 to pursue the…Read More
mHealth@Duke Shark Tank 2017 (Special Topic: Closing Health Disparities)
Applications are due Friday, February 24th by 5pm
What can policymakers do to create an enabling environment for entrepreneurs?
Friday, Feb. 24 in Rubenstein…
Every Friday starting 2/14, 3:00?5:00pm
SSRI “Connections Bar” ? Gross Hall for Interdisciplinary Innovation (2nd Floor)
Have an idea for an innovative approach to address a critical social problem?
Need help launching or scaling the…
Wednesday, 2/12, 9am – 5pm (check?in & breakfast open 8:20am)| Fuqua School of Business
How will you shape the future? Find out at The Duke MBA Net Impact Club’s 9th annual Duke Sustainable Business and Social Impact Conference on…Read More
February 19, 5:00?6:00pm | Perkins 217
Join us in a hands-on workshop that explores “the Skills of Changemakers” from the Transformative Action Institute curriculum. You will participate in activities that are designed to build resilience,…Read More
Deadline March 15 (winner announced in early April):http://event.switchpointideas.com/contest
Are you in college or graduate school? Do you have an unusual idea that could change the world? Send us your switchpoint and you could win a chance to…Read More
Wednesday, May 7th, 10:00am-3:00pm (Gross Hall- Classroom 230 E)
Are you interested in learning more about social innovation and entrepreneurship and potentially incorporating these areas into your teaching and work?
Please join us for a one-day…
Come to Social Psychology 130, from 6:30 PM-8:00 PM, for the ChangeWorks Final Pitch Event!
At this event, viewers will hear short pitches from each of the remaining ChangeWorks finalists, and will get the opportunity to vote on whose venture…Read More
On Thursday, September 22nd, from 5:30pm to 7:00pm, Maya Ajmera, author of Invisible Children: Reimagining International Development at the Grassroots (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016) and founder of The Global Fund for Children (GFC), will be speaking at…Read More
The event will take place on Wednesday, April 1, from 3:00PM – 4:15PM at the Field Auditorium, Environment Hall of the Nicholas School of the Environment.
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You are invited to attend the I&E Certificate E-Portfolio Fair on Friday, April 15 from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. in Gross Hall.
This fair will showcase the work of the first graduating seniors of the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Certificate…Read More
The Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD) is now accepting applications for its Student Advisory Council (SAC) membership for the 2014-2015 academic year. The deadline to apply is April 30th, 2014.
What is SEAD?
Presented by the Duke Business Society
Soc Psych 130, 7:00pm-8:30pm
Watch the top four social entrepreneurship teams compete for the $5,000 top prize! Your attendance can help decide the winner through live audience voting. Teams will present…Read More
Set in Zambia, this film reveals the positive impact that can arise from leveraging the power of business to make a positive difference in the world. Directed by Clair Ward, Cola Road tells the story of a team of social entrepreneurs who use…Read More
Daniel Brook, author of “A History of Future Cities: Mumbai, Dubai, Shanghai, and St. Petersburg” will join a roundtable of experts to discuss how lessons learned from global megacities and green cities in Western Europe can inform efforts to…Read More
On Wednesday, April 8, Asher Jay will be discussing the power of message, marketing, and media on behavior change for conservation.
Jay is a National Geographic Explorer, an artist, and a wildlife campaigner.
The event will take place from…Read More
LeaderShape is a life-changing six-day immersion experience where you will be challenged to create your vision for a just, caring, thriving world. It’s not a conference – it’s an interactive, activities based program that will help you connect with…Read More
StartingBloc heads back to Boston on June 19-23. We were late in launching applications, so we’ve pushed back the early deadline to Thursday April 17th. Click below to learn more and to apply early, giving yourself time to plan!
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Check out this interview with the speaker, Maya Ajmera MPP ’93, and RSVP to the upcoming event here.