SVI Women Bay Area 2019

Don’t miss your opportunity to join 100 of the most passionate and visionary business leaders in an intimate space that offers you the chance to focus on YOU and your business. What a combo!

SVIW offers high quality mentors, a confidential and supportive learning environment, and a practical problem-solving format that enable you to acquire a rich portfolio of skills, a plan to grow your enterprise, and finally a curated network of peers to support you.  Most SVIW participants are first or second-stage entrepreneurs who are facing challenges in growing an enterprise while maintaining a social mission.

SVIW 2018 participants gained a deep connection to community, new and innovative business strategies and a renewed sense of possibility for themselves and each other. These women, like you, are changing the world through their businesses.

SVI Women takes the core SVI model and packs it into three days of learning from experts, peer networking and business case study problem solving to equip attendees with skills to build thriving sustainable enterprises. We welcome all women including trans-women and people whose gender is non-binary.

Registration is $550USD and does not include accommodations.

All participants apply to attend as part of a pre-approval process. These community commitments guide the approval process:

  • The SVI agenda focuses on strengthening and supporting individuals across social venture sectors working to quicken the pace of their own professional development, promote organizational effectiveness, and support emerging entrepreneurs.
  • SVI Women is committed to supporting access to women for this conferences among diverse communities across gender, race, and socio-economic status. It’s in your best interest to share as much as you can about yourself, your work, the communities you serve through your entrepreneurship and why you want to attend Social Venture Institute Women.

We anticipate receiving more applications than spots available. Returning alumni to SVI are invited to apply through the same channels as new applicants. Once you’ve submitted your application, a confirmation email will be sent to you, letting you know when you can next expect to hear from the producer team. You will want to block off the conference dates, April 10-12, 2019 on your calendar. If you have any questions, please email sviwomen@gmail.com


BIONEERS: Annual Conference 2017

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Founded in 1990 in Santa Fe, New Mexico by social entrepreneurs Kenny Ausubel and Nina Simons, Bioneers has acted as a fertile hub of social and scientific innovators with practical and visionary solutions for the world’s most pressing environmental and social challenges. A celebration of the genius of nature and human ingenuity, Bioneers connects people with breakthrough solutions and each other.

Our acclaimed annual national and local conferences are complemented by extensive media outreach including an award-winning radio series, book series, and role in media projects such as Leonardo DiCaprio’s film The 11th Hour. Our programs further focus on Women’s Leadership, Indigenous Wisdom, Community Resilience Networks, and Leadership Development and Youth.

 


JENNY KASSAN: Fund and Fuel Your Dreams

Fund and Fuel Your Dreams is a 3-day event where you will get hands-on, expert training on how to raise money for your business.

You will leave with a step-by-step plan and resources to take the plan forward.

It is also a place to connect with like-minded mission-driven, heart-centered women entrepreneurs in a supportive fun environment!


SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL

The Sundance Film Festival brings the most original storytellers together with the most adventurous audiences for its annual program of dramatic and documentary films, shorts, New Frontier films, installations, performances, panel discussions, and dynamic music events. Since 1985, hundreds of films launched at the Festival have gained critical recognition, received commercial distribution, and reached worldwide audiences eager for fresh perspectives and new voices. Year after year, the Festival pursues new ways to introduce more people to the most original and authentic storytelling.