On Wednesday, September 29th, SocialFinance.ca will be co-hosting a live chat on Twitter about the upcoming Social Capital Markets 2010 conference, specifically on how philanthropic capital and investment capital can align to maximize social and environmental impact.
Here’s a brief description of the #SoCap10 Twitter Chat:
You’re invited to a live discussion about the intersection of philanthropy and impact investing, featuring Kevin Doyle Jones of Good Capital and Social Capital Markets. Join fellow Twitterers in a 45 minute chat on Wednesday, September 29th, beginning at 2pm ET / 11am PT.
To participate in the chat, simply log into Twitter at the right time and follow the hashtag #SoCap10.Below are the event details, an agenda for the chat, and instructions on how to participate.
Topic: Aligning Philanthropy and Impact Investing
When: Wed, September 29th, starting at 2pm ET / 11am PT
Duration: 45 Minutes
Hosted by: @SoCap10 and @SocialFinance
05 min – Introductions
10 min – What is philanthropy’s current role in capital markets?
10 min – What is meant by impact investing?
15 min – How can philanthropy and impact investing work together?
05 min – Where to find more information and how to register for SoCap10
How to Participate:
1) Log in or create an account on Twitter
2) Follow the >@SoCap10 account
3) Follow the #SoCap10 hashtag
4) To join the chat, include the hashtag #SoCap10 in your related tweets on Wednesday, September 29th, starting at 2pm ET / 11am PT
I’m looking forward to a lively discussion.
Note: For an excellent introduction to the topic of philanthropy and social capital markets, see this video interview with Sean Stannard-Stockton introducing the Tactical Philanthropy track of Social Capital Markets 2010.