The Social brings together thought leaders, practitioners and students of social impact for immersive ideation, learning and action in social innovation and entrepreneurship. The summit will focus on equity in innovation for community health and wellness.
Check out this year's lineup:
Oct. 9: Kickoff reception at Denver’s newest health innovation hub, Catalyst HTI, with a panel of local leaders in the health equity movement and moderated by University of Denver Chancellor Rebecca Chopp.
Helen Drexler, President and CEO of Delta Dental of Colorado
Deidre Johnson, CEO and Executive Director of The Center for African-American Health
Lydia Prado, Director of Community Partnerships for The Barton Institute
Oct. 10: Multiple sessions addressing core aspects of social innovation and entrepreneurship, including design-thinking, social impact evaluation, and funding and scaling for start-ups.
Featured keynote speakers include:
Jean Case, CEO of The Case Foundation
Sarah Zak Borgman, Director of the Skoll Foundation's Community and Convenings
De Nichols, Social Impact Design Principal at Civic Creatives
The schedule for The Social is customizable – select workshops based on your interests, or attend the full two-day summit.