Upcoming MAP17 Master Class this August...
Simon Griffiths returns for a focused master class on impact measurement and reporting. Find out how he collects and shares data of the change he makes in the world to his stakeholders and customers.
What's a best legal structure to change the world... for profit or not for profit?
Find out more about MAP's first pre-accelerator for social impact!
An "open mic" format event where anyone who attends can stand up for about a minute and give either a pitch of your idea/startup and what kinds of people you're looking to add, or a pitch about yourself and what kinds of teams you're interested in meeting or joining.
Social startups often suffer from mission drift - as they race to attain financial sustainability, their plans for social impact often shift or even worse, take a back seat. Why does this happen? How can you prevent it?
Their journeys have been colourful, challenging, and character building. They'll help you navigate the pointed question - "so you want to change the world?"
Father and son Tim Costello, CEO of humanitarian aid organisation World Vision and Elliot Costello CEO of social impact incubator YGAP will feature at the second Compass Visionary Series with Jan Owen, CEO of Foundation for Young Australians as moderator.
Curious about how the social enterprise industry gained momentum in Australia? Mark Daniels, Head of Market and Sector Development at Social Traders will take us through the Australian Social Enterprise landscape, uncovering interesting trends, areas of growth and the biggest challenges that face social startups.
Dr Pamela Hartigan will share her edgy, controversial view on the limits of social entrepreneurship and discuss efforts to embed entrepreneurial thinking for social impact wherever our career paths lead us. This provocative talk is not for social entrepreneurs only.
To get to know you better, we'd like to invite you to our Ice Cream Social. Here we will share the workshops we have lined up for next year and introduce some of the fantastic resources available to you as budding social entrepreneurs.
The relationship between technology and social innovation is complex. Which one drives the other? Is technology really a silver bullet? Leap-frogging existing technologies to solve critical social and environmental problems can speed up international development, but there is often a point of diminishing returns.
Elliot Costello is the CEO and Co-Founder of YGAP and is a force in the social enterprise community. Since co-founding YGAP, the social change incubator have expanded their global community of impact entrepreneurs, created emotive campaigns and built successful social enterprises all in the name of finding innovative and scaleable solutions to poverty.