Impact Summit Zug //19.05.2016
On the 2nd of June, Canton of Zug and EastWest Institute of New York will co-host the inaugural Impact Summit Zug at the Theater Casino in Zug.
Dr. Matthias Michel, Minister of Canton of Zug, will open the Impact Summit followed by speeches from renowned international thought leaders, impact investment fund managers, social entrepreneurs, independent asset managers, global banks, family offices, NGOs, foundations and technology leaders.
This daylong speakers forum provides you with a diverse range of speeches on investment, entrepreneurial and socio-political topics emphasising social and environmental investment opportunities through applications of financial and entrepreneurial skills and practices.
Here is an extract of the speakers line-up:
Minister of Canton Zug, Dr. Matthias Michel
Johann Gevers, Monetas AG
Robert Rubinstein, Triple Bottom Line Investing Group
Laurent Roux, Gallatin Wealth Management
Patrick Elmer, BlueOrchard
Yvonne Bakkum, FMO Investment Management B.V.
Andreas Dudas, Swiss Impact Enablers
Katya Nikitenko, Greenpeace Switzerland
Dr. Jan Amrit Poser, J. Safra Sarasin
André Delafontaine, Go Beyond & Business School of Lausanne
Els Boerhof, Goodwell Investments BV
Peter Conlon, Ammando AG
Yessin Schiegg, Ethereum Stiftung
Michael Borshchevsky, Herald of Europe
Dr. Andreas Nilsson, Sonanz GmbH
John Savage, Brown University
Marco Ricca, Laissez-Faire Institute
Stephen Tual, Slock.it
Michael Mosimann, Wenger & Vieli AG
Paola De Coppi, HSR Hochschule für Technik Rapperswil
Dr. Ingeborg Schumacher-Hummel, Forum Nachhaltige Geldanlagen
The Summit is taking place in Zug at the historic Theater Casino, which is not a casino, but a beacon of culture for the city of Zug, situated alongside the “Seeliken” lido on Lake Zug. This venue is a perfect location to network with an incredibly diverse group of people, interested in learning and exploring the opportunities impact investing and social entrepreneurship provide.