SOCIAL BUSINESS IN ARMENIA: PANEL DISCUSSION
What is social entrepreneurship, why is it so important now and what are the prospects for its development in Armenia?
A panel discussion dedicated to these issues will open 4th Hartak. The focus topic of the festival this year is social entrepreneurship, which is not accidental. Gyumri has many years of experience in responsible entrepreneurship, and in recent years there is a clear trend for the rapid development of social entrepreneurship.
The panelists, experts from different professional areas will talk about different aspects of social entrepreneurship: SE models, SE marketing specificities, importance of intercultural studies, CS advantages as well as industry issues, misconceptions and challenges.
The speakers are:
Timothy Straight, founder of the Homeland Development Initiative (HDIF) Foundation
Raffi Niziblian, Creative Director, Deem Communications PR and Marketing Agency (Yerevan)
Nazareth Seferian, CSR expert
Gohar Mnatsakanyan, founder of "Bohem" café
Areg Tadevosyan, vice-president of ICRLD
The discussion will be led by Marina Mkhitaryan, head of KolbaLab Innovation Center, board member of Platform 2018.
We invite everyone to join this important discussion on July 7, at 12:00 at the Conference Hall of Gyumri Technology Center.
Address: Gai St. 1, 2nd floor