The Good Deals Marketplace is a forum to meet, sell, buy and network. It's the essential meeting place for social entrepreneurs and charities wishing to connect with the social investment, intermediary and support service community.
On day 1, Social Finance and the Big Lottery Fund (BIG) will present a day of exploration and innovation – with a focus on how charities and social enterprises both large and small can engage with the opportunities offered by social investment.
09.30-10.00 - Arrival, coffee and networking
10.00-10.15 - Welcome and introductions
10.15-11.30 - The Brave and the Bold: exploring social investment in action
11:30-12.00 - Break and networking
12.00-13.15 - Understanding the Brave New World: why social investment
13.15-14:45 - Lunch and networking
14.45-16.15 - Where to start, what to do and what next - Luke Fletcher
Practical sessions to help charities and social enterprises understand what social investment is appropriate for them, and empower them to be in control of their destiny. Four strands will be running exploring:
- social investment for charities
- the implications of tax relief
- how to scale up for government contracts (ICRF/contract readiness focused)
- social impact bonds
16.15-16.45 - Break and networking
16.45-18.30 - RBS SE100 Awards
18.30-21.00 - Drinks reception
Day 2 offers a host of social innovators and advisors to share their stories, expertise and real-life enterprise ideas.
Located on the corner of Euston Road and Melton Street, 30 Euston Square is directly opposite Grant Thornton House (Melton Street), a 1-minute walk from London Euston station and 5 minutes from King's Cross and St Pancras International stations. On exiting Euston Station, bear right towards the direction of Euston Square Underground station.
Car parking is available nearby, and there are cycle facilities on-site.
For more information and to book, please visit the Good Deals website.