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Join Erik Simanis, Head of the Frontier Markets Initiative at Cornell University, and Anna Gerrard, Technical Advisor: market-based and private sector programmes at Sightsavers, to discuss the lessons from Sightsavers' experience in scaling their impact by implementing business ideas.

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Watch the livestream of the second plenary session of BCTA's Annual Forum. Invited speakers include: Rapa Lopa, Executive Director, Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP); Mark Joaquin Ruiz, Co-founder & Managing Director, Hapinoy; Simon Bakker, CEO & President, Kennemer Foods; Willie J. Uy, President & Chief Executive Officer, Phinma; Shaffi Mather, Founder, MUrgency.

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Watch the livestream of the second plenary session of BCTA's Annual Forum. Invited speakers include: Stuart Hart, Professor, Cornell University/University of Vermont, BOP Labs; Hotta Takayuki, Councilor, International Relations Group, Panasonic; Dr. Raman Ramachandran, Chairman & Managing Director, BASF; Bart Hartman, Founder and Chief Entrepreneur, NOTS Impact Enterprises.

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Watch the livestream of the first plenary session of BCTA's Annual Forum. Invited speakers include: Toshi Masuoka, Director of Inclusive Business Models, International Finance Corporation (IFC); Lena Ingelstam, Director Department for Global Cooperation, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA); Martha Herrera, Corporate Social Responsibility and Community Development Director, CEMEX; Grace Waiharo, Head of Operations, Phillips Healthcare Services Limited.

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Watch the livestream of the session organised by Business Action for Africa, Harvard Kennedy School CSR Initiative and The Partnering Initiative, as part of BCTA's Annual Forum. Speakers include: H.E. Ambassador Csaba Kőrösi, UN Permanent Representative of Hungary, Co-chair of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals; Mark Devadason, Group Head of Sustainability, Standard Chartered; Magdy Martizes-Soliman, Asst Sec Gen, Bureau for Development Policy, UNDP; Allan Pamba, Vice-President, East Africa, GSK; Louise Kantrow, ICC Permanent Representative to the UN. Chair: Stuart Hart, Professor Emeritus of Management at Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management.

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Join us for the third and final Google Hangout of the 2014 Design Expo (http://snipbfp.org/BFPExpo2014).  What are Key Elements for Successful Product or Service Design for BoP Customers?

This Design Expo Google Hangout will explore best practice approaches to design with Mike Roberts, Country Director, Cambodia at iDE, and Jack Sim, Founder of BoP World Convention & Expo and Founder, World Toilet Organisation.  The session will start at 4.30 UK time.

The discussion will be moderated by Robert Silbermann, Board Member of iDE UK and Curator of the Business Fights Poverty 2014 Design Expo.
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