Partnering with Business
Wed, March 28, 2007; 10:00 - 12:00
On way to scale up and increase your impact is to develop working relationships with mainstream global businesses. This session explores how agile and innovative entrepreneurs can beneﬁt from such relationships, looking at opportunities and challenges from all sides, and exploring issues such as innovation, ﬁnance, scale and mutual beneﬁt. Panellists will represent the health care industry, but the session’s focus on models for change; ways of scaling up new initiatives; and innovative ways to partner, will be relevant to all sectors.
Written by Christopher Elias:
President, Global Development Program
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Manager, Social Innovation