$25 – $90

Be a Goodsmith: Bring Social Purpose to Everyday Business

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Event Hub, Small Business Festival Victoria

Level 2, The Depot & Platform, Donkey Wheel House

673 Bourke Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

Australia

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Build your small business by combining profit and purpose.

How does purpose fit with your vision, the products you sell or the services you offer? What are the advantages, challenges and potential pitfalls of operating as a Social Enterprise?

Business owners and entrepreneurs with a social conscience, this event is created for you. The talks, workshops and connections you make will equip you with what you need to get started, and to help you stay on track.

How do you determine what your Social Purpose is and is it possible to "do well while doing good”?

Hear from inspiring speakers, take part in workshops and panel discussions, while connecting with makers, creators, owners and entrepreneurs forging their way in the social enterprise sector.

Attend the full series of events to get the most out of the day, or choose from each event individually. Get the insight you're looking for on how to make a real and lasting difference, while running a successful business.

PROGRAM:

9am-10.30am

Session 1 | What is Social Enterprise? Where do I start? (talk, presented by Social Traders)

11am-12.30pm

Session 2 | Why Doing Good is Good for Business (workshop, presented by GoodSmiths)

12.30pm-2.15pm

Session 3 | Lunch by Kinfolk and Meet the Makers (panel discussion)
Guest panelists include: Cinnamon Evans, CEO at Ceres Environment Park; Jarrod Briffa, CEO at Kinfolk Enterprises.

2.30pm-4pm

Session 4 | Social Purpose and Direction (panel discussion)
Guest panelists include: Bessi Graham, impact investor, consultant and CEO of The Difference Incubator, and Paul Loftus, Head of Sales at Powershop.

4.15pm-5pm

Session 5 | Victorian Govt Supporting the Social Sector (talk, presented by Vic Govt)

Then from 5pm onwards, stay for drinks and nibbles and network with the best of them.

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Event Hub, Small Business Festival Victoria

Level 2, The Depot & Platform, Donkey Wheel House

673 Bourke Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

Australia

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No Refunds

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