SIT Alumni events: key dates

2021 Events
Webinar on raising venture capital with impact: an introduction by Wladimir Nikoluk, ImmerLearn 18 February
Webinar on the discovery of impact: how traditional VC firms came to care by Wladimir Nikoluk, ImmerLearn, with Viet Le, La Famiglia, and Ines Streimelweger, Creandum 4 March
Communicate your impact: the role of certificates by Francisco Granja de Almeida and Inês Villar, VDA, with Alvaro Goicoechea, FairTrade International, Luis Amado, B Lab Europe-Portugal, Martin Wesian, HELIOZ – SIT Alumni, and Vidya Rangan, ISEAL 24 March
Webinar on VC 2.0: how a new generation of VCs is challenging the status quo by Wladimir Nikoluk, ImmerLearn, with Tomas Kemtys, Contrarian Ventures, and Camilla Dolan,  Eka Ventures 31 March
Webinar on measuring what matters: how to create genuine impact and monetise it by Wladimir Nikoluk, ImmerLearn, and invited guests 15 April
Webinar on how to reach consensus during online meetings by Joanna Rada, The Microfinance Centre 15 April
E-training on content marketing by Andrew Davis, Media Trust 22 April
Webinar on strategic and tactical lessons for building your impact management system by Wladimir Nikoluk, ImmerLearn 29 April
B-training on communications, with Kim van Niekerk 3 May-15 June
E-training on writing for the WEB and SEO by Andrew Davis, Media Trust 6 May
Webinar on empower the team to develop your MFI by Tomasz Klekowski, The Microfinance Centre 6 May
Webinar on MFI that embraces innovation by Tomasz Klekowski, The Microfinance Centre 20 May
IE e-training on Data Science and Visualisation for Business 26 May-2 July
ChangeNOW 2021, Paris and online 27-29 May
SIT Alumni Showcase at ChangeNOW 2021, online 28 May
E-training on influence marketing by Andrew Davis, Media Trust 3 June
Webinar on business and human rights: from theory to practice by Francisco Granja de Almeida and Maria Folque, VDA 15 June
Launch of WeChangers impact database, online 16 June
Webinar on how to become an agile MFI by Magdalena Firlit, The Microfinance Centre 17 June
Webinar on EU funding for impact entrepreneurs by Marco Zappalorto, VVA Group 21 July
E-training on How to calculate social return on investment (SROI) (opened to SIT Alumni having completed the Foundation Level of the IMM training), online, inFocus 12 August
Scaling Executive Programme (2020 edition) (Lisbon, Portugal) 6-11 September (travelling dates: 5-12 September)
Showcase “How social ventures adapted to CoViD-19” at the 23rd MFC Annual Conference, online 16 September
E-training on How to run a focus group online/tips for online facilitation (opened to SIT Alumni having completed the Foundation Level of the IMM training), online, inFocus 16 September
Cuora pro bono consulting – Call for applications September 2021
E-training on strategic and financial planning with IES Business School October 2021- March 2022
SIT Alumni Meeting (Lisbon, Portugal) 8 October
2nd Alternative Finance Forum, Thessaloniki, Greece 13 October
E-training on How to train colleagues in IMM/using IMM templates and tools (opened to SIT Alumni having completed the Foundation Level of the IMM training), online, inFocus 14 October
EMN (European Microfinance Network) 18th Annual Conference, Brussels, Belgium 14-15 October
B-training “Finding a flow state for your work” with Kim van Niekerk 18 October – 7 December
E-training on How to make the case for investing in IMM (opened to SIT Alumni having completed the Foundation Level of the IMM training), online, inFocus 10 November
Impact Ventures Fair (Porto, Portugal) organised in the framework of the EVPA Annual Conference 15-17 November
E-training on How to communicate impact in a more engaging way (opened to SIT Alumni having completed the Foundation Level of the IMM training), online, inFocus 9 December
B-training on fundraising with Kim van Niekerk TBA
Webinar on business and human rights: diversity and inclusion by Francisco Granja de Almeida and Maria Folque, VDA TBA
IMM training (SIT Alumni 2020) Impact TBA
IMM Training advanced Impact TBA
E-training on strategic and financial planning with IES Business School October 2021- March 2022
E-training on Social Media with Andrew Davis, Media Trust TBA
Webinar on aligning impact management and strategy TBA
Scaling Executive Programme (2022 edition) (Lisbon, Portugal) TBA