GPC Member-Related Events and Other Philanthropic Events Calendar
2019 NEXUS USA SUMMIT
Washington D.C., US, March 6-8,2019
The NEXUS Summit bring together philanthropists, impact investors, and social innovators to provide a platform for peer-learning and collaboration intending to encourage taking action and finding efficient solutions.
Scaling Impact through Collaborative Action, 10th Dasra Philanthropy Week
Delhi/Mumbai, India, March 6-9,2019
During the 10th Dasra Philanthropy Week, philanthropists, foundations, and key stakeholders come together to exchange experiences and reflect on the way forward for India’s development. The themes to discuss this year will focus on empowering India’s 253 million youth, engaging social actors to maximize their impact, and strategic philanthropy.
Owners Forum Asia 2019
Singapore, March 14-15,2019
The Forum provides participants a private space to discuss latest business strategies and developments as well as family entrepreneurship. Discussions focus on the best practices, trends, and dynamics in a local economy.
Reclaiming Democracy, Global Philanthropy Forum 2019
Redwood City, CA,US, April 1-3,2019
The Forum will explore the trending rise of national populism in several democracies across the world as a response to globalization and the inability of politicians to respond effectively to modern day problems such as migration, climate change, or race relations. As a participant you will learn about initiatives to modernize democratic institutions, how innovative solutions have been implemented and the impact of ethical decision-making.
World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa
Dead Sea, Jordan, April 5-6,2019
The Forum will address the region’s economical and societal advancement in the context of the new phase of globalization – Globalization 4.0 – and, the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The meeting will provide a collaborative space to advance the regional agenda with the support of regional leaders, including Their Majesties King Abdullah II and Queen Rania Al Abdullah.
Skoll World Forum 2019
Oxford, United Kingdom, April 9-12,2019
The Skoll World Forum gathers every year social entrepreneurs and thought leaders to exchange ideas that will lead to solve global challenges. This year, the forum will focus on advancing a narrative of possibility that is inclusive and sustainable. Further, the forum will provide a space for social entrepreneurs to share their advices to achieve large-scale impact.
Liberté, égalité, philanthropie, The 2019 EFC AGA and Conference
Paris, France, May 22-24,2019
The conference will address the role of European foundations in promoting human rights in Europe, and more specifically, the role of philanthropy in encouraging solidarity amongst people. The conference will evaluate an appropriate response to the migration crisis, fake news, and “post-truth politics” against fundamental rights and values such as freedom of movement, freedom of speech and press, solidarity and brotherhood.
The 20th Family Office and Investment Conference
Geneva, Switzerland, June 11-12, 2019
Gather at the 20th Family Office and Investment Conference for exclusive breakout sessions with leading families and investment experts for insight, experience, and tools to develop your family’s investment strategy and ultimately achieve ambitious long-term goals.
Owners Forum Americas 2019
New York, US, June 20-21, 2019
At the Owners Forum Americas 2019, participants will have an opportunity to discuss family entrepreneurship, business trends, and current development related to their families and their personal role in society. The Forum will also provide a space for technology pioneers to discuss new technologies and socio-economic scenarios affecting the continent as well as peer-discussion sessions guided by experts, so participants can share their ideas.
AVPN Conference 2019
Singapore, June 25-28, 2019
In its 7th year, the AVPN conference provides a space for strategic collaboration and exchange of ideas regarding social investing, impact investing, and philanthropy.
Oxford Impact Measurement Programme
Oxford, United Kingdom, July 15-19, 2019
Attend the Oxford Impact Measurement Programme to learn how to use tools for impact measurement in real-life scenarios. During the program participants will analyze case studies and engage in deep discussions with a global group to examine collaboration opportunities and better understand how to maximize impact.
World Economic Forum on Africa
Cape Town, South Africa, September 4-6, 2019
The program will aim at tackling the geopolitical and environmental challenges that the continent faces in order to advance integration, industrialization and innovation for the upcoming year. The Forum will convene stakeholders from academia, governments, business, and civil society and provide a platform for solution-oriented discussions.
GIIN Impact Investing Forum 2019
Amsterdam, Netherlands, October 2-3, 2019
The forum convenes impact investors from around the world for the opportunity to network, share insights, and learn about recent developments in their field to ultimately improve their impact investing journey. More details will be available soon.
The 21st European Family Office Conference
London, United Kingdom, November 4-5, 2019
The conference will explore the best ways for families to invest, structure and plan in order to secure a multi-generational legacy. More details will be available soon.
EVPA 15th Annual Conference
The Hague, Netherlands, November 5-7, 2019
Gather at the EVPA’s Annual Conference with a diverse group of actors who are all seeking to collaborate in impactful ways in the fields of social investment and venture philanthropy. More details will be available soon.