1. Building on what's happening in Canada and abroad, our panel will explore the future of our social finance marketplace with highlights of what's happening and ideas on how we can grow momentum. Hear perspectives from Canadian and international practical pioneers.

    Ilse Treurnicht (moderator)
    CEO, MaRS Discovery District

    Nancy Neamtan
    President and Executive Director
    Chantier de l'économie sociale

    Don Fairbairn
    President of DCF Consulting
    Vice-president - Strategic Development RESO

    Michael Swack
    Research faculty and professor economics and management
    Whittemore School of Business and Economics, University of New Hampshire

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  2. Tim Draimin introduces us to the world of social finance. Enabling the social finance marketplace is key to tackling Canada’s social and environmental challenges – both through entrepreneurship and a more flexible national policy framework.
    Tim Draimin is the Executive Director of Social Innovation Generation (SiG) and Chair of CAUSEWAY Social Finance. SiG is a partnership between The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, MaRS Discovery District, the University of Waterloo and PLAN Institute.

    MaRS - Building Canada’s next generation of global technology companies. marsdd.com

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The Centre for Impact Investing is a social finance hub and project incubator that acts as a neutral collaboration space for all sectors—government, community and private—to strengthen our collective ability to mobilize private capital for public good.

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