iWeekend Impact is a 50-hour intensive and innovative experience that aims to bring together social entrepreneurs and professionals to present ideas with social impact and develop socially responsible business plans. The event is targeted towards social entrepreneurs, NGOs, technologists, designers, marketers, content writers, business students, finance & legal professionals who are looking to start their own social enterprise or are enthusiastic about contributing their skills and talent to a social project. The ultimate goal of each venture should be to create social impact.
The purpose of iWeekend Impact is to bring together 50 or more social entrepreneurs, both aspiring and existing, for a weekend of intense project development and learning-by-doing. Participants present their ideas and then attract the resources required to take their ideas to reality by collaboratively developing a business plan & prototype, all in one weekend.
The mission of iWeekend Impact is to:
1. Promote the culture of social entrepreneurship
2. Foster a practical methodology of knowledge sharing and learning-by-doing, and
3. Help socially inclined individuals get started in 2 days flat
Last Application Date: Feb 26
Date of Event: March 2-4, 2012
Venue: CIIE, IIM Ahmedabad