Vision Summit 2014 , a leading conference on social innovations in Germany will be taking place on September 10 and 11 at the Allianz Forum in Berlin. The theme for this years conference is SOCIAL INNOVATION – The Future of Society & Economy”.
More information on the summit and the registration form are available on http://www.visionsummit.org.
Some of the workshops that will be organized at the Summit are as follows :-
- One-day workshop: “Exploring Low-Income Markets – Market Research at the Base of the Pyramid” (September 10, 9am to 5pm, Endeva office, see page 9): A workshop for company representatives to learn about methods of market research in low-income markets and discuss opportunities for building databases jointly.
- Plenary presentation: “Inclusive Business – Creating Value for People in Poverty and Companies via innovative Business Models“ (September 11, 12:30pm, see page 5): Introduction to the “inclusive business” approach and concrete examples from our work.
- Workshop 8: “Replicating Inclusive Business – How can innovative business models for poverty alleviation be disseminated faster?“ (September 11, 3:30pm – 5:45pm, see page 12): Launch of the study “Multiplying Impact”, commissioned by BMZ, in collaboration with the GIZ Inclusive Business Action Network. Interactive discussion about opportunities to support the replication of inclusive business models.