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SKEMA Social Ventures Summit: spotlight on social entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship is an integral part of SKEMA Business School’s DNA. Fostering social entrepreneurship and sustainability are among the primary objectives of the school, as reflected in the Glocal Institution axis of the school’s SKY25 strategic plan. Thus, to highlight important players involved in social entrepreneurship, share the progress made in achieving sustainable development goals and the best practices for creating and developing an impact project, SKEMA Ventures is organizing the Social Ventures Summit in an online format on March 16.

About the summit

The event’s objective is to present successful social entrepreneurs, collaborations with partners, new growth models, and the different funding and support options available to develop this sector. It will include various activities such as talks by leading industry professionals such as Jean-Philippe Courtois, EVP and president of Microsoft Global Sales, Marketing & Operations, and president of SKEMA Business School’s board of directors; Jean-Pierre Blanc, director of Cafés Malongo; Alice Guilhon, dean and executive president of SKEMA Business School; and Philippe Chereau, director of SKEMA Ventures, among others.

SKEMA Social Ventures Summit 2021

Besides this, the SKEMA Social Ventures Summit will include a research corner, startup workshops, startup pitching sessions, and a startup form.

Why join the adventure?

The summit will provide participants with an excellent opportunity to network with committed entrepreneurs and business leaders, professors and experts, investors, students, and other interesting people. For more information, take a look at this brochure.

For specific queries, please contact Pauline Gane, Manager, the Venture Factory, at: pauline1.gane@skema.edu

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Our partners

The summit is supported by our following partners:

SKEMA Social Ventures Summit partners

SKEMA Ventures

SKEMA Ventures is a business unit created by SKEMA Business School dedicated to impact entrepreneurship and innovation. Through a unique value chain, that encompasses teaching, coaching, incubation, and acceleration, SKEMA Ventures allows each SKEMA student and alumni to think, design, test and launch an impactful entrepreneurial project in a global context, on six innovative territories on four continents, benefiting from the best of each local ecosystem. With SKEMA Ventures, GloCal impact entrepreneurship is born! Watch this video to know more

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