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Social Innovation Day 2020

April 21, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Join Fordham for Social Innovation Day to connect with prominent thought and action leaders such as Michael Barnett, Mike Brady, Stuart Hart, Chris Marquis, Liz Maw, Anita McGahan, Katherine Milligan, Dariush Rafinejad, Patrick Struebi, Cara Smyth, Jerry, White, Frank Zambrelli and many more!

Want to learn more about advancing social innovation in the areas of business research, business practice, business pedagogy and policy? Register for Social Innovation Day



9:30 – 10:00 a.m.: Introductions and Overview

Michael Pirson


10:00 – 11:00 a.m.: Advancing Social Innovation Research

Seed conversation hosted by Sertan Kabadayi, Area Chair Marketing

with Christopher Marquis, Cornell University, Anita McGahan, Rotman School of Management, and Michael Barnett, Rutgers University


11:05 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. Advancing Social Innovation Practice

Seed conversation hosted by Patrick Struebi, CEO Fairtrasa/Blooom

with Cara Smyth and Frank Zambrelli, Future Fashion Coalition, Mike Brady, Former CEO of Greyston,

Erick Goralski, Social Impact Investing


Break (virtual Lunch with opportunities to connect in breakout rooms)


1:00 – 2:00 p.m.: Advancing Social Innovation Pedagogy

Seed conversation hosted by Lerzan Aksoy, Gabelli School of Business

with Liz Maw, President and Dariush Rafinejad, Provost of Presidio Graduate School and Stuart , University of Bristol, Stuart Hart, University of Vermont, Fr. Michael Garanzini, Secretary for Higher Education of the Jesuit Order.


2:00 – 3:00 p.m.: Advancing Social Innovation Policy/Outreach

Seed conversation hosted by Katherine Milligan, Bamboo Capital

with Florencia Librizzi, UN SDSN, Anuar Juraidini, Citi Foundation, and Jerry White, University of Virginia and Peace Nobel Laureate


April 21, 2020
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Michael Pirson

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