8:00am - 9:00am Foyer outside lift
9:00am - 9:15am Room Z209 / Main Auditorium
9:15am - 9:45am Room Z209 / Main Auditorium
AVPN's Chairman Douglas L. Miller welcomes all delegates to the AVPN 2016 Conference.
9:45am - 11:00am Room Z209 / Main Auditorium
Social innovation is the process of creating and enacting new ideas to address social issues. This plenary explores the role of social innovation in addressing the challenges of sustainable livelihoods.
11:00am - 11:30am Common corridor
11:30am - 1:15pm Room Z209, Room Z205, Room Z207, Room Z211, Room Z206
The AVPN Investment Showcase is a platform to highlight projects in Asia that are supported by our members to the wider community. The showcase will give investors and investees exposure and visibility to other grant-funders, impact investors and possible partners in the region.
1:15pm - 2:15pm Common corridor
2:15pm - 3:45pm Room Z205
This session explores how journeying towards a venture philanthropy approach offers strategic, cross-sectoral and innovative advantages for foundations, thereby, allowing them to maximize their opportunity of producing lasting social impact.
2:15pm - 3:45pm Room Z209
Philanthropy is well positioned to support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This session will highlight the opportunities and challenges to leverage philanthropic resources in multi-sector partnerships and support the global development agenda.
2:15pm - 3:45pm Room Z207
The idea of doing good not just well has become a realistic possibility. Panellists will bridge the gap between the philosophical and the practical to understand how one can combine the two to improve social impact efforts beyond microfinance.
2:15pm - 3:45pm Room Z211
Leadership is crucial to the success of social enterprises, and yet, it is systematically overlooked. This session will discuss practical takeaways in hiring, developing and retaining leadership talent in social enterprises.
3:45pm - 4:30pm Common corridor
4:30pm - 5:45pm Room Z209 / Main Auditorium
As Myanmar emerges from almost five decades of military rule, its politics and society are moving towards a new, democratic future. This plenary looks at how a multi-sector collaboration approach supports Myanmar’s inclusive economic and social development.
6:15pm - 6:30pm Room Z209 / Main Auditorium
6:30pm - 7:30pm Driveway
7:30pm - 9:00pm Spasso at TST
Spasso - Italian Bar Restaurant Terrace