AVPN Global Conference 2023 | 20 - 22 June 2023


International Conference on Social Enterprises & SMEs for Sustainable Development & Poverty Reduction


Hilton Colombo Residences


Sri Lanka

Date & time

23 January 2017



24 January 2017


About this event

About the conference

The conference aims to create awareness on global and local trends in social enterprises, responsible SMEs and social finance.

Key themes:
– Building enabling ecosystems for social enterprises and SMEs with positive social impact
– Unblocking the potential of alternative finance and social investment
– Experienc and good practices of successful social enterprises at local and global level
– Social financiers’ experiences and good practices
– Key messages and lessos for Sri Lanka

For whom

Social entrepreneurs, SMEs, policy makers, development practitioners, Academics community activists, business support service providers, bankers and investors


Guest speakers from United Kingdom, Australia, India, Indonesia, Philippines and nationally recognised experts in social enterprises and social finance fields will speak at the conference.

Conference registration

The conference registration package includes access to all sessions, conference literature, meals and refreshments, access to one post conference workshop or talk.

How to register

For online registration or to download the registration form, please log onto http://www.lankasocialventures.com/conference2017

Payments can be made by cheque or bank transfer. Cheques should be written in favour of “Lanka Social Ventures Limited” and send  along with the registration form to: Lanka Social Ventures, 20/20B, 1st Lane, Mahindarama Road, Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte.

For more information on registration and payments, please contact Conference Secretariat 077 637 1134 or email [email protected]

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