2nd European Conference of Life Science Funders and Foundations

Thursday, 19 April 2018

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March 2018

EVPA and Social Value UK – Social Impact and Management Training Day

March 15 @ 09:00 - March 16 @ 17:00 | Philanthropy House Rue Royale 94, Brussels, 1000 Belgium | Education

Developed by EVPA and Social Value UK, the Social Impact Measurement and Management Training day is designed to support venture philanthropy and social investment organisations in designing or improving their impact measurement system. Taking place on 15-16 March 2018 in Brussels, this will benefit those who are interested in measuring and understanding impact, improving existing measurement systems and learning how to use data to make decision regarding daily activity and use of resources. ...

How to end trafficking and enslavement of women and girls – effective frontline approaches and key research questions

March 19 @ 11:00 - 13:00 | Philanthropy House Rue Royale 94, Brussels, 1000 Belgium | Children & youth Diversity, migration & social inclusion

This will be a lively exchange with policymakers, investors and practitioners - including one of Freedom Fund's local partners who will share experiences from her work with women and girls in northern India. The discussion will be moderated by Isabelle Arradon, Director of Research & Special Adviser on Gender at the International Crisis Group....

Arts and Culture Thematic Network workshop: How to measure impact of audience development strategies?

March 22 @ 09:00 - 17:00 | Philanthropy House Rue Royale 94, Brussels, 1000 Belgium | Arts & culture

The Arts and Culture Thematic Network is organising a workshop discuss about foundations strategies of measuring impact on audience development projects.This network provides the space for likeminded representatives to have the opportunity to discuss and share knowledge in the aim to make new connections and brainstorm how best to go forward. Identifying new trends and areas for future collaboration will open the doors for new innovative ideas and direction....

Legal Capacity of Persons with Disabilities – Seminar for Legal Practitioners

March 26 @ 08:30 - March 27 @ 13:30 | ERA Conference Centre Metzer Allee 4, Trier, 54295 Germany | Disability Education

Organised by the European Academy of Law, this seminar is relevant in particular for lawyers, legal teams and academics. Offering training for participants and an in-dept insight into the right to equal recognition before the law under Article 12 of the UNCRPD and the UNCRPD Committee’s General Comment no. 1, as well as the safeguards and standards it entails....

April 2018

1st Philanthropic Leadership Platform – Latin America-Europe

April 16 - April 20 | Philanthropy House Rue Royale 94, Brussels, 1000 Belgium | Foundations' operations

Philanthropic organisations across the globe are grappling with the same fundamental questions around impact, effecting change, and understanding their role in taking on societal challenges. In the firm belief that learning from each other is key to tackling such questions, this development programme brings together 20-30 Chief Executives from institutional philanthropy in Colombia and Chile with European leaders to enhance their leadership skills by sharing with each other their knowledge, experience, creativity and concerns....

Research Forum Workshop – Innovative forms of Achieving Research Goals: Beyond Grants

April 17 | Collegio Carlo Alberto Piazza Arbarello 8, Turin, 10122 Italy | Research, science & technology

Modern society is faced with a number of big challenges, and research and innovation play a key role in finding solutions to these challenges. With increased competition for funding, philanthropic organisations are continually looking for new and innovative ways to ensure that resources can go further. Blending loans with grants is one form of funding that foundations are currently exploring. With foundations independent status and freedom to experiment more, the philanthropic sector is in a prime position to explore new forms of funding their programmes. ...

EFC European Environmental Funders Group Spring Meeting – Philanthropy and the transition to a circular economy

April 17 @ 12:00 - April 18 @ 16:00 | ABN Amro’s Circl Gustav Mahlerlaan 1B, Amsterdam, 1082 MK Netherlands | Environment & sustainable development

The next EFC European Environmental Funders Group Spring Meeting – “Philanthropy and the transition to a circular economy” will take place from 17 - 18 April 2018. Hosted by members Adessium Foundation and the European Climate Foundation, the meeting will take place in Amsterdam, Netherlands. ...

Wings Webinar: Tech, Philanthropy & Civil Society

April 17 @ 20:00 - 21:00 | |

WINGS and CAF presents part one of their webinar series titled ''Disruptive Tech & Philanthropy''. This first part will offer participants the opportunity to learn about the potential of technology in influencing philanthropy and where philanthropy support organisations come into this discussion. ...

Join WINGS for a post meeting webinar: Investing in philanthropy and development

April 18 @ 17:00 - 18:00 | |

In late March 2018, WINGS hosted a meeting with funders' of philanthropy infrastructure in Barcelona, Spain. This webinar will present key finding from the meeting, and engage discussions about how, together, we can encourage growth and development of the philanthropy support ecosystem. ...

2nd European Conference of Life Science Funders and Foundations

April 19 - April 20 | EMBL Heidelberg Meyerhofstraße 1, Heidelberg, 69117 Germany | Research, science & technology

The second European Conference of Life Science Funders and Foundations is designed to build bridges and explore the possibilities of forming alliances that will positively influence and accelerate the necessary discoveries and their transformation into applications that benefit us all....

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