8:30am

Arrival with breakfast, tea and coffee. 

Those needing caffeine to be ready for a jam-packed day get their fix, and everyone mingles.

9:00am

Welcome and Opening Speaker

9:30am

Circle of trust with entrepreneurs, facilitators and advisors

A facilitated activity where we will go through the outline for the day, expectations from one another to make the day most effective, and build relationships.

10:15am

Entrepreneurs present on their start-ups and one crucial challenge

The 10 entrepreneurs present about their organizations and the biggest challenge they are facing to everyone in 5-minute presentations.

11:00am

Morning Break

11:15am

Braintrust session 1 

 

Five entrepreneurs break into Braintrust sessions and the rest into a workshop. Each entrepreneur in a braintrust is matched with 3-5 advisors and a facilitator manages a structured discussion to draw out the most valuable action resources and steps to address the challenge at hand.

Workshop session 1A and 1A concurrently:

1. Positioning your social enterprise for venture funding with Lorny Pfeifer- Breakout A

2. Advisors Workshop - Breakout B

Lunch

All attendees get to mingle over lunch and share experiences with one another.

12:45pm

 

Echoing Green Information Session

1:45pm

Braintrust session 2

The second round of braintrusts for the five remaining startups.

Workshop session 2A and 2B concurrently:

1. Monetizing your business while staying aligned with your mission with Lorny Pfeifer - Breakout A

2. Advisors Workshop - Breakout B

2:00pm

3:30pm

 

Afternoon Break

Daring Greatly interactive workshop

A facilitated session invites all attendees, including advisors and facilitators, to reflect on their own leadership journeys and make a commitment to do something that scares them—in a pursuit to break through ceilings that they feel constrained by.

3:45pm

4:45pm

Closing reflection and networking reception

A group discussion to debrief on the day, share and absorb learnings, and set intentions going forward. Then a networking reception to close the day so everyone can speak with others they did not yet get a chance to connect with.