2015 Final Round, Keynote Address & Awards Ceremony
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Register to attend the conclusion of the 2015 New Hampshire Social Venture Innovation Challenge for a morning of inspiration, information, networking and celebration of New Hampshire’s student and community entrepreneurs.
8:00am – 8:30am Coffee and Registration
8:30am – 9:00am SVIC Welcome and Opening Ceremony
9:00am – 11:00am Final Round Presentations (Concurrent Sessions for Student and Community Tracks) From a large pool of competitors, 8 finalists in each of the Student and Community Tracks will present their ideas to, and will answer questions from, a panel of distinguished judges.
11:00am – 12:30pm Social Innovator of the Year Award, Keynote Address and Announcement of SVIC winners
Keynote: “Inventing the Future: How Social Entrepeneurship Can (and Will) Save Our World!” by Gary Hirshberg, co-founder and chairman of Stonyfield Farm. Hirshberg is also the Chairman and Founding Partner of Just Label It!, the national campaign to label genetically engineered foods. In recognition of his leadership of the organic movement, and more broadly as one of the pioneers of the movement for socially and environmentally responsible business, UNH will also honor him as the Social Innovator of the Year.