Programme

SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP AS AN AGENT FOR SOCIAL CHANGE

The Human Dimension
Panel Session
Congress Centre, Conference Hall B1

Moderator:
Svetlana Chupsheva , Chief Executive Officer, Agency for Strategic Initiatives

Panellists
Boris Akimov , Founder, LavkaLavka cooperative
Andrei Belousov , Aide to the President of the Russian Federation
Dana Brown , Principal Professor, Leicester Castle Business School
Natalia Zvereva , Director, Our Future Fund for Regional Social Programmes
David Le Page , Chair of the Board of Directors, Social Enterprise Council of Canada; Chair, Social Enterprise World Forum
Irina Makieva , Deputy Chair, Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank)
Carla Mardini , Head of Donor Relations and Government Affairs Division, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Natalia Pochinok , Rector, Russian State Social University

Broadcast

Key moments

Including small-business services provided by social entrepreneurs in the list of mandatory procurement will be a very important factor of social responsibility development among big businesses and will create new jobs and new social projects.
Natalia Pochinok
A huge niche for social entrepreneurship is where government bodies, being slow by definition, simply can't make it in time.
Andrei Belousov