AVPN Annual Conference 2013 – tickets sold out!


Creating Social Impact:Blending Philanthropic and Investment Capital

 When: 9 – 10 May 2013Where: Singapore Management University, SingaporeTickets: Members get 2 FREE tickets (contact AVPN directly)/ SGD300 (Early Bird ticket)/ SGD500 (Standard non-member ticket)For information on the programme and the confirmed speakers, visit: www.avpn2013.comTickets are sold out for the conference. If you are a member or would like to be put on the waiting list, please write to [email protected] The inaugural Asian Venture Philanthropy Network (AVPN) Annual Conference will be the first and largest gathering of venture philanthropists and social investors in the region. We will be welcoming up to 300 delegates including our member organisations and active supporters.  We expect participants from more than 25 countries to attend this event representing venture philanthropy organisations, impact investors, private equity, wealth management, academia and grant-makers, as we advance the practice of venture philanthropy in Asia.The conference will be held at the Singapore Management University’s downtown campus.  Participation in the conference will be limited and priority will be given to active providers of financial and non-financial resources to high performing social purpose organisations in Asia.  The conference will seek to share learning and both broaden and deepen the venture philanthropy and social investment community across Asia. 

Benefits of attending

Senior representatives from the following sectors will be present:

  •  Venture Philanthropy and Impact Investing
  • Family Office and Foundation
  • Professional services
  • Private Equity
  • Private Banking
  • Government
  • Academia

Expect to interact and network with board members, chief executives and senior staff from these sectors.Share sector knowledge in your particular sector of interest.  Learn about potential government-related activity.

Programme Highlights

Keynote speakers – leading industry practitioners will share experiences and market development ideas from Asia,  the USA and EuropeInteractive plenary panels – thought leaders in the venture philanthropy and impact investment sector discuss the key challenges and opportunitiesCountry Insights – parallel sessions where country experts in South Asia, South East Asia and Greater China take you through the current state of venture philanthropy in each reagion Sector Drilldowns – parallel sessions where sector experts go in-depth into the top issue areas (as polled by AVPN members) Toolkits – highly interactive parallel sessions to review and develop a range of skills and frameworks relevant to practitioners 

More information at www.avpn2013.com


A. Environmental Stewardship
To protect the environment, we organize programmes like mangrove nursery and Reforestation, Coastal and River Clean-Up, Community Based Environmental Solid Waste Management, Environmental IEC Campaign and Eco-Academy

B. Food Security and Sustainable Livelihood
To ensure a sustainable livelihood for the community, eco-tourism include Buhatan River Cruise Visitor Center Buhatan River Mangrove Boardwalk are run by the community. Others include Organic Vegetable and Root crops Farming, Vegetable and Root crops Chips and by-products Processing and establishing a Zero waste store.

C. Empowered Communities
To empower the community, we provide product and Agri-Enterprise Development Training, Immersion and Learnings Exchange Program, Earth Warrior Training and Community Based Social Entrepreneurship Training

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