11 Nov 2016
Presentation: Platform for Innovation with Purpose
Five organizations recognized for their work in innovation and sustainable development present the Platform for Innovation with Purpose, a strategic alliance for social transformation in Latin America.
The Latin American Development Bank (CAF), Fundación Alfredo Zolezzi, Fundación Avina, Social Progress Imperative (SPI), and World-Transforming Technologies (WTT) will present the Platform for Innovation with Purpose on November 17, 2016 in Washington, D.C.
Following the presentation, the Latin American Development Bank and Fundación Avina will sign a Cooperation Agreement to promote high-impact initiatives and strengthen administration of the Platform for Innovation with Purpose as a new space for dynamic collaboration.
Local, national, regional, and global organizations participate in the Platform for Innovation with Purpose to form strategic alliances and coordinate efforts to improve the quality of life of millions. These efforts combine cutting-edge technologies with social innovation and new business models to generate sustainable changes in answer to the complex social and environmental challenges facing Latin America.
Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016
Time: 4:30 to 6:30PM
Location: Offices of Inter-American Dialogue, 1115 15th Street NW, Suite 800, Washington, D.C.