April 1, Boston
This summit kicks off the Month of Microfinance by kicking off your career! Sit back and let leading figures in microfinance open your mind to what it really means to responsibly make an impact, and discuss ways in which your future can bring the world that much closer to financial inclusion. The morning will feature discussion on the topics of the role of microfinance in financial inclusion, and social performance and keeping clients at the core of responsible microfinance practice. The career development workshop will take place in the afternoon, offering guidance on career paths within the sector, among other activities. Speakers include: Sharlene Brown, Executive Director of the Microfinance CEO Working Group; Jessica Cassel, Assistant General Counsel at Accion; Lynne Curran, Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Accion; Bridget Dougherty, Project Manager at the Microfinance CEO Working Group; Rachel Huntsman, Social Performance Manager at VisionFund International; and Dr. Gabriela Salvador, Senior Director Health at Grameen Foundation. For more information, including registration information, click here.