IE Business School: Will Women Lead the Social Entrepreneurship Revolution? - Washington, DC
Professor Vanina Farber will lead us in a discussion about how new business models are developing to align profit making objectives with social and environmental impact. Exploring the link between corporate strategy and development, and the challenges to finding innovative business models and sustainable corporate strategies that are scalable. In particular Professor Farber will highlight how women have been particularly active as social entrepreneurs but are still under-represented. Thereby addressing the questions, can women lead the social entrepreneurship revolution? Are there different drivers for commercial and social entrepreneurs? Does gender matter?