Cogent presents over a dozen guests with proven social impact strategies, nearly all of who are offering their valuable experiences as BIPOC. Featured Guest, Dana K. Bezerra, President of F.B. Heron Foundation, closes the day with her insights from over a decade in the field. Stick around for opportunities to network and hear from other key guests. If you are a professional looking for ways to invest in social good - or are already doing so - don't miss this day of powerful knowledge and new connections.
Zoom room opens for attendee socializing, introductions, and interactive features.
9:15 AM CST
9:30 AM CST
10:30 AM CST
Converse with up-and-coming Twin Cities impact finance leaders in these sessions. We call these speakers “Sparks” because they are lighting fires for action by addressing the gaps in our ecosystem and inviting others to join their initiatives.
11:15 AM CST
Cogent Founder Susan Hammel, CFA joins the Twin Cities Sparks in a dialogue covering what has progressed in the past five years - and what hasn't. Take note of the resources and initiatives they spotlight.
12:25 PM CST
12:30 PM CST
Nationally recognized guest Dana K. Bezerra, President of the F.B. Heron Foundation, closes the conference with a special session for organizations and national leaders seeking insight on the impact investing ecosystem model planning and implementation.
12:45 PM CST
Exclusive access to Ecosystem Sustainer ticketholders
The Zoom room and chat will remain open once the featured guests have wrapped up for job postings, networking opportunities, and sharing resources.
2:00 PM CST