Partagria has been granted a coveted Social Entrepreneur scholarship to the Social Capital Markets (SOCAP) conference occurring September 13-16, 2016 in San Francisco and a place in the Impact Accelerator at SOCAP. Our company was selected to be among the approximately 135 spots awarded from more than 800 applicants from over 70 countries around the world.
Social Capital Markets (SOCAP) Conference
The SOCAP conference is dedicated to acceperating a new global market at the intersection of money and meaning. Since 2008, the conference has hosted over 12,000 attendees from more than 70 countries, uniting voices across a broad spectrum to catalyze unexpected, yet impactful connections. Each year, SOCAP provides information, inspiration and connection with like-minded entrepreneurs, investors, collaborators and thought-leaders.
SOCAP is the premiere conference series dedicated to increasing the flow of capital towards social good.
– Huffington Post
This year’s conference themes include: Impact Investing, Meaning, Inclusive Entrepreneurship, Country Context, and Sustainable Food and Agriculture, each of which is deeply relevant to Partagria.
The conference partners with a wide list of organizations for sponsorship and in-kind support. Among the list of sponsors are:
SOCAP Impact Accelerator for Social Entrepreneurs
The Impact Accelerator at SOCAP brings new speakers, workshops, and breakout sessions each year. Accelerator programming is tailored to meet the unique needs and challenges of innovators who are working at the intersection of money and meaning. Attendees learn relevant skills and receive mentorship while building relationships with fellow entrepreneurs, making connections with respected leaders in the space, and getting guidance on how to optimize the SOCAP conference experience, all before the opening plenary.