MICROFINANCE EVENT: 18th Microfinance Centre Annual Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, November 5-6, 2015

Event Name: Employment, Youth and Investment: What can Microfinance do?

Event Date: November 5-6, 2015

Event Location: Corinthia Hotel, Prague, Czech Republic

Cost: The fee to attend is USD 373 before September 10, USD 430 from September 11 to October 26, and USD 486 at the door.

Summary of Event: The 18th annual MFC conference will center on the theme of “employment, youth and investment”, including how the microfinance sector can “get the European and global economy on the road to recovery.” The conference will feature traditional workshops and plenaries, as well as “un-conference sessions” consisting of small, informal meetings among peers with flexible topics

Background on the organizer: The Microfinance Centre (MFC) is a Poland-based resource center with 103 member organizations in 36 countries that aims to promote a sustainable microfinance sector by providing technical services, knowledge management and media campaigns.

Event Website: http://www.mfc2015.org/

For additional information you may contact the organizers via email at mfc[at]guarant.cz or via telephone at +420 284 001 444.

By Mathew Cerf, Research Associate

Sources and Additional Resources

[1] Microfinance Centre 18th Annual Conference website;http://www.mfc2015.org/

[2] Microfinance Event Brief; “Microfinance Centre to Host 17th Annual Conference”  https://www.microcapital.org/microfinance-event-microfinance-centre-to-host-17th-mfc-annual-conference-may-27-28-2014-istanbul-turkey/

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