• School of Business

  • reSOLUTION '14 - Event Details

    Agenda


    8:15-9:00  

    Registration and Continental Breakfast  

    9:00-9:45  

    Welcome and Keynote Address – Is Impact Investing Real?
    Paul Light, Paulette Goddard Professor of Public Service, New York University's Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service

    9:50-9:55  

    Anne McCarthy, Dean, Hamline School of Business

    9:55-10:25
     

    CED Talks
    Glenn Ford, Founder and CEO, Praxis Markets
    Jeanne Voigt, Impact Investor and Entrepreneur

    10:25-10:45
     

    Networking Break

    10:45-11:15  

    CED Talks
    Steve Rothschild, Board Chair, Twin Cities RISE! and Ashoka Fellow
    David Simms, Board Chair, Opportunity International Network

    11:15-11:30  

    Networking Break

    11:30-12:15  

    Panel A—Institutional Impact Investors
    Moderated by Brad Brown, Socentia. Panelists: Dave Reiling, Sunrise Banks; Amy Jensen, NWAF Foundation; Jeff Sheridan, ImpactAssets

    Panel B—Entrepreneurs and Impact Investing
    Moderated by Jeff Ochs, Customs Made. Panelists: Duane Johnson, Tuloko; Dave Roeser, Garden Fresh; Lee Wallace, Peace Coffee

         
    12:15-1:30
     

    Lunch and Keynote Address – Local Application of Impact Investing
    Steve Cramer, President & CEO, Minneapolis Downtown Council & Minneapolis Downtown Improvement District

    1:45-2:45  

    Concurrent Breakouts
    Session 1A Angel Impact Investing: Brad Brown, Socentia & Jeanne Voigt, IMNPACT Angels

    Session 1B Investing in Job Creation: Chris Ferguson, Business Resource Collaborative & Luke Weisberg, LukeWorks

    Session 1C Investing in Food: Dave Roeser, Garden Fresh & Reginaldo Haslett-Marroquin, Mainstreet Project

    2:45-3:00  

    Networking Break

    3:00-400  

    Concurrent Breakouts Repeated
    Session 2A Angel Impact Investing: Brad Brown, Socentia & Steve Spruth, IMNPACT Angels

    Session 2B Investing in Job Creation: Chris Ferguson, Business Resource Collaborative & Luke Weisberg, LukeWorks

    Session 2C Investing in Food: Dave Roeser, Garden Fresh & Reginaldo Haslett-Marroquin, Mainstreet Project

    4:00-5:00  

    Closing Remarks and Reception