2015 Conference Presentations

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Mind the (Capital) Gap – Heather Gordon Vancity

Dynamics of the Local Food Economy – Molly Dunbar

Exploring Social Procurement – Andy Horsnell

Innovative High-tec Solutions for Preventive Health Care – Noor Din, Mary Lou Ferranto, Celeste Oprean

KPI Reporting in the Cooperative Financial Services Sector – Dr. Daphne Rixon

Community Committee Governance Model – Darlene Doucet

Measure What Matters – David Upton

Impact Investing. Seeking Profit with Purpose – Diane Kelderman

Trentino’s Fable Co-operatives Network – Sara Dependri

Financing Social and Community Enterprise-A demand side perspective – Jillian Gordon & Colin Mason

Limits to Govnt Sponsored Venture Capital Funds – Will emerging approaches be any more successful – Colin Mason

How can Open Data inform CED – Dr. David Rae, Roz Sorrie, Laura Syms

How natural resource dependent social enterprises facilitate community sustainability in Canada – Learning from Northern Shrimp Fisheries – Jannatul Islam

Criteria for Community Business – Dr. Greg MacLeod

Organization of Cooperative Development in Quebec – Gerard Perron

Renewable Energy Co-operatives – A Review of Impacts, Limitations & Barriers – Mumtaz Derya Tarhan

Manitoba Social Enterprise Strategy – How we got here and where we are going – Darcy Penner