Social Impact Day is the closing conference of the Social Investment Program, an initiative organized by Sabanci University Entrepreneurship Commitee and launched with the support of JPMorgan Chase Foundation.  Social Impact Day is a learning and networking event held in Istanbul for social entrepreneurs, impact investors, promoters and other important players. All participants to the Social Investment Program are invited to the Social Impact Day.  


Social Impact Awards:  As part of the Social Investment Program, 80,000 TL will be awarded and shared between 5 selected.  Winners will be selected from social entrepreneurs who are selected to pitch at this event.  Graduates of Social Investment Program trainings will have priority.  Award selection criterion are the impact, sustainability, innovation of the project and its ability & track record in receiving social investment and support.

This year it will take place on 20 November 2014 at Sabancı Holding Sıdıka Hanım Conference Rooms.   

You can register here


9:15-9:30  Welcome

9.30-10:15 Speeches

10.15-10.30 Coffee

10.30-11.45 Ecosystem Panel  

11:45-13:00 Lunch

13:00-14.00 Social Entrepreneurship Panel:  Social Entrepreneurship in Turkey and its financing

14:00-14:15 Coffee

14:15-15.15 Selected Social Entrepreneur Presentations.

15:00-16:00 Social Investment Panel

16:00-17:30 Coctail & networking