MICROFINANCE EVENT: Global Social Impact Investment Steering Group (GSG) Impact Summit; July 9-12, 2017; Chicago, Illinois, USA

Event Name: GSG Impact Summit 2017

Event Date: July 9 – July 12, 2017

Event Location: Sheraton Grand Chicago; Chicago, Illinois, USA

Summary of Event: This event will address the state of the impact investment sector and strategies for creating further impact. Session topics will include influencing government policy, environmental impact investment, and the supply of and demand for impact capital. The main summit will span July 10 and 11, with workshops available on July 9 and July 12.

Background on Organizers: The event is organized by the Global Social Impact Investment Steering Group (GSG), a successor to the G8 Social Impact Investment Taskforce. The group’s membership comprises the EU and 13 member countries from five continents.

Cost: There is no fee to attend.

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

For additional information, you may contact the organizers at gsgconcierge[at]gsgii.org. No telephone number is offered.

By Phoebe Rorke, Research Associate

Sources and Additional Resources

Information provided directly to MicroCapital by GSG

GSG:
– Event website: http://www.gsgii.org/

– Home page: http://socialimpactinvestment.org/

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