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Social Sustainability Colloquium: Impact Entrepreneurs: Leadership for an evolving world - Accelerating the (r)Evolution of Business
Friday, April 9, 2010 - 1:00pm to Friday, April 9, 2010 - 3:00pm

WHAT: Impact Entrepreneurs is a network of individuals working within PSU and externally who are committed to building leadership capacity and generating innovations for economic and social impact. Join Carolyn McKnight and Cindy Cooper from PSU's School of Business Administration for a discussion about their initiatives that enable individuals, organizations and groups to unleash solutions with economic and social benefit.

WHEN: Friday, April 9, 1 to 3 p.m.

WHERE: 660 Academic and Student Recreation Center

Impact Entrepreneurs initiatives include:
The Entrepreneurial Leaders Program which has provided business training to Mercy Corps and Digital Divide Data staff around the world. http://www.mercycorps.org/ELP
The Social Innovation Incubator which provides advisory services and technical resources for the gestation of new ideas that create social and economic impact. http://www.sba.pdx.edu/sii
Social Enterprise Tours that enable students and community members to experience on-the-ground social and economic impact with visits to social enterprises in India and Nicaragua.