Global Social Business Summit 2014
The Global Social Business Summit 2014 will take place from 13-14 November in Mexico City.
The Global Social Business Summit is the leading forum for social business worldwide. It serves to spread awareness of social business, foster discussion and collaboration, as well as presejnt and conceive best practices. The annual event is organized by Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus and his Creative Advisor Hans Reitz, which gathers experts from private sectors, civil society, governments and academia over a few days of meetings, forums and workshops.
This year's motto will be "Shaping Social Business - To Shape the World of 2020", to set an impetus for the social busienss movement in Mexico, Latin America and the whole world. Mexico City as hosting city will mark the first time that the Global Social Business Summit will be held in the Americas. The summit is organized in partnership with Green Street The Earth's Fund in Mexico. Together with a strong network of supporting partners that include Ashoka, Banamex, Cemex, Femsa, Monterrey Institute of Technology, the National Insitute of Entrepreneurship and Televisa Foundation this summit will set yet another milestone in the global movement of social business under leadership of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Prof. Yunus. Our ambitious aim is to transform 1 % of the total economy of a city, a province, or a country as a social business economy in the next five years.
The official website for the summit will be online soon. In the meantime take a look at the Global Social Business Summit 2013.