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Summit on Nonprofit Enterprise and Social Innovation
Wednesday, June 08, 2016, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Category: Marketing

INIE's Nonprofit Enterprise & Social Innovation Summit (NESI) will bring leaders from the public, private and nonprofit sectors together to share ideas and strategies for advancing social innovation through entrepreneurship. Registration is $100 for the general public, $75 for INIE members and $45 for students. Tickets include a full day of programming and meals, as well as a Summit swag bag and t-shirt.

Click Here to Register 

NESI 2016 Summit Agenda
Please note this schedule is subject to change.

8:00-8:30 AM: Check in / Registration

8:30-9:15 AM: Networking Breakfast

9:15-9:30: Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:30-10:30: Keynote Address: Mark McNees of Element 3 Church / RedEye Café


10:45-11:45: It's Happening Here -- a Panel Discussion with Some of Tallahassee’s Entrepreneurial Executive Directors

11:45-12:45: Lunch is served

12:45-2:00: Where the Social Entrepreneurs Are -- Mapping this Region's Social Innovation Resources


2:15-4:00 PM: Advice Straight Up featuring Robert Hacker

4:00-4:30 PM: Processing and Next Steps


Advice Straight Up Speaker: Robert Hacker


Robert Hacker is a consultant and author and teaches social entrepreneurship at FIU and MIT Sloan. Previously he built a billion dollar public company in one of the poorest countries, Indonesia. Robert Hacker works at the intersection of creativity, entrepreneurship and complexity as a consultant, advisor, professor and writer. He worked in Asia for twenty years, including seven years in Indonesia where he built a billion dollar publicly traded company. Bob returned to the U.S. in 1999 and later worked with One Laptop per Child where he sold over a million educational laptops to foreign governments to freely distribute to children. Today he manages GH Growth Advisors, a Miami consulting firm that offers “pragmatic growth strategies for middle market companies with complex problems”. He teaches entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship at Florida International University and MIT Sloan School of Management. Bob also acts as an advisor to early stage high tech companies and is actively involved in the Endeavor and Demeter advisory networks.

Where: Turnbull Conference Center
555 W Pensacola St.
Tallahassee 32306