Panel: Turbo-charging Social Enterprise

What can social investors do to help develop a pipeline of social investment ready social enterprises and community businesses? The School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE), with Access, will discuss {...}

Challenge: Awakening the Sleeping Giants

Four housing association giants have launched a new social investment fund, the Community Impact Partnership (CIP). This joint venture between Orbit Group, Clarion Housing Group, L&Q and Peabody Trust, {...}

Workshop: Playing the Long Game

At The Gathering 2017, Karen Shackleton facilitated a session focused on encouraging and enabling UK pension funds to allocate 5% of their assets to social investment. The Pensions for {...}

Discussion: Building Social Investment Infrastructure

How do we make social investment work better? Who’s doing what to build the infrastructure, how does it fit together, and how do we know it’s really helping? Who {...}

Debate: Bold Commissioners

At a time of austerity, there is an even stronger case to work collaboratively. Who are the commissioners enabling positive change and what can we learn from them or {...}