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Social Entrepreneurship 101 - For Youths

Description
This is a special workshop for youths that will cover the foundations of a social business

A social enterprise is, like any normal business structure, created to generate profits for the organisation. However, unlike a traditional company, it seeks to address certain social issues with extraordinary ideas and solutions. In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the various types of social enterprises, cases studies on innovative ways to solve social problems, measuring social impact, different ways to get funding and much more about being an entrepreneur of a social enterprise.

This is a hands-on workshop that will build on your dreams and help you to get things started.


What will you learn?

  • Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship in Singapore

  • Types of Social Enterprises

  • Social problems and benefits enterprise can bring

  • Creative Thinking for Innovation

  • Funding a Social Enterprise

  • Measuring Social Impact

  • Sharing of experiences by existing social enterprises


    Main Instructor

    Pedro Adrian Aguirre has lived and worked in USA, Mexico, Belgium, Germany, India and Singapore. He is a dynamic public speaker and has been invited to share his opinions and insights at several leadership development conferences in Belgium, Brazil, Serbia, Germany, Portugal, France, Spain, Mexico and Singapore.

    Apart from being a global citizen, he has also developed, implemented and managed numerous initiatives e.g. coordinated AIESEC's expansion to Rwanda, co-Founded a social enterprise in Singapore, selected as a Young Social Entrepreneur by the Singapore International Foundation

    The social enterprise, Make The Change, that he has co-founded has even won the commendation award of the start-up of the year category for Presidental Challenge Social Enterprise Award 2015.

    Through the events he has organised and his active social media presence, he has the strong ability to bring people together to create impact, both big and small.


    Pedro recently took part of the INSEAD Social Entrepreneurship Programme

Updates
  • The event description was updated. Diff#333192 2018-04-25 03:34:02
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Fri May 18, 2018
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM SGT
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Venue
Tickets
Youth Ticket (under 35 years old) SOLD OUT $8.50
Normal Ticket (above 35 years old) SOLD OUT $95.00
Venue Address
Riverside Point, #03-22, 30 Merchant Road Singapore
Organizer
Make The Change
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