CASE Chat: Michael MacHarg

Michael MacHarg is Senior Advisor, Social Ventures for Mercy Corps; co-founder of the for-profit social venture, Simpa Networks; and, a member of the CASE i3 Advisory Council. In this CASE Chat, Mike talks about impact investing, tri-sector leadership, and offers advice for budding social entrepreneurs. Brought to you by the Center for the Advancement of Read more about CASE Chat: Michael MacHarg[…]

Video: Impact Investing Fuqua Faculty Chat

On April 29, 2015, CASE i3 Director Cathy Clark did a live webinar chat through a YouTube live stream on the topics of Impact Investing and Tri-Sector Leadership. This was part of Fuqua’s Faculty Conversation Series. Questions were submitted by email and twitter and Cathy answered them for about an hour. Highlights include: What are Read more about Video: Impact Investing Fuqua Faculty Chat[…]

Webinar: Fuqua Faculty Conversation on Impact Investing 4/29

Join us for our April Fuqua Faculty Conversation as Cathy Clark, Adjunct Professor at the Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE) and Director of the CASE i3 Initiative on Impact Investing, presents: Impact Investing and Tri-Sector Leadership You will learn about: The emerging field of impact investing and its relationship to the future Read more about Webinar: Fuqua Faculty Conversation on Impact Investing 4/29[…]

Podcast: The Philanthropy Hour

The Philanthropy Hour’s Greg Cherry hosted CASE i3’s Cathy Clark on a podcast on February 25, 2015.    HIGHLIGHTS OF THE SHOW: In this 34 minute interview, we discuss: What constitutes an impact investment and how it is unique from traditional investing. How the purpose-driven mentality is infiltrating the marketplace, and how millenials are driving it. Read more about Podcast: The Philanthropy Hour[…]

Event: Tri-Sector Leadership Workshop

A fantastic workshop was held on April 8, 2015 by CASE at Fuqua, led by Matthew Thomas of Prospect Madison. Business, policy and other Duke grad students discussed their motivations and sector skill strengths, and worked to understand how to transfer them across sectors to achieve their personal and professional goals.  There were some great surprises Read more about Event: Tri-Sector Leadership Workshop[…]

CASE Chat: Laurie Spengler

Enclude CEO Laurie Spengler spoke at CASE (Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship) at Duke’s Fuqua School of Business, about impact investing now and in the future.  Laurie delves into gaps in the current impact investing space: between rhetoric and participation in transactions, and in the analytical tools we need to provide to help investors perform Read more about CASE Chat: Laurie Spengler[…]

i3 Speaker: Maya Chorengel

Maya Chorengel of Elevar Equity presented to and spoke with CASE i3 Fellows, Associates and other Duke students at Fuqua today, introducing them to Elevar’s investment criteria, terms of engagement, track record, and lessons. Check out Maya’s CASE Chat here.

10th Annual SBSI Conference with Perez and Repogle

  February 11, 2015. At the 10th Annual Sustainable Business and Social Impact Conference, CASE i3 hosted an expert panel on impact investing, ran a workshop on Tri-Sector Leadership, and joined the rest of Fuqua in welcoming US Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez and Seventh Generation CEO John Repogle to campus. View their speeches Read more about 10th Annual SBSI Conference with Perez and Repogle[…]

i3 Speaker Video: Michael Dorsey

CASE i3 Speaker Series. Michael Dorsey, CASE i3 Advisor and co-founder of Bay Area Equity Fund and Bay Area Growth Fund and former partner of the Westly Group shared his deep experience on how venture capital can be used to achieve significant financial and environmental returns at Fuqua in December 2014. A Silicon Valley insider, Read more about i3 Speaker Video: Michael Dorsey[…]

Article: Essential Steps to Building a University Impact Investing Program

Essential Steps to Building a University Impact Investing Programme: the Case of Duke University, September 2014.  The World Economic Forum asked CASE i3 to write an article about the role that universities can play in building the impact investing field to contribute to the WEF report entitled From Ideas to Practice, Pilots to Strategy II: Read more about Article: Essential Steps to Building a University Impact Investing Program[…]