VLERICK FORUM FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Business for a better world
The Vlerick Forum for Social Entrepreneurship is a platform within Vlerick Business School to promote Social Entrepreneurship through knowledge sharing, involvement and networking.
Our goal is to leverage the management knowledge, student talent and professional network of Vlerick Business School to tackle the world’s most pressing social and environmental challenges.
This Summer Event is a network event bringing together social entrepreneurs, impact investors, business executives, academia & students to strengthen Social Entrepreneurship for the future.
1:00 Sandwich Lunch
Hans Crijns, Professor Entrepreneurship, Partner Vlerick Business School
How the Forum promotes Social Entrepreneurship
Frank Verzele, Manager Vlerick Forum for Social Entrepreneurship
“Giving Something Back” (in English)
Presentation of a GSB-project by Vlerick MBA-students
Presentation of the “Sociale InnovatieFabriek”
Kaat Peeters, General Manager
Karen Hiergens, Community & Communication Manager
Social Entrepreneurship & Impact Investing
Piet Colruyt, Impact Investor at Impact Capital
Social Entrepreneurship in Practice: Dare to dream of a better world and act!
Vincent De Coninck, Project Manager Positive Entrepreneurs Network
Moderated by Peter Wollaert, Project Manager Vlerick Forum for Social Entrepreneurship
4:00 Meet and greet
Participation is free of charge, but registration is required.