Social Enterprise World Forum

About SEWF

NESsT hosted last October SEWF2012, the premiere global event focused exclusively on social enterprise, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil! Join us to review and discuss the outcomes and lessons learned from this social enterprise milestone!

SEWF International Steering Committee

The SEWF was overseen by an International SEWF Steering Committee, composed of representatives from leading organizations promoting and supporting social enterprise around the world:

David Brookes, Social Traders (Australia)

Roxana Damaschin-Tecu, NESsT (Romania)

Lee Davis, NESsT (SEWF2012 Brazil host)

Gerry Higgins*, Community Enterprise in Scotland (CEiS) (Scotland)

Peter Holbrook, Social Enterprise UK (United Kingdom)

David LePage, Enterprising Non-Profits (enp) & Social Enterprise Council of Canada (Canada)

Kevin Lynch, Social Enterprise Alliance (USA)

Kevin Robbie, Social Ventures Australia (Australia)

Jim Schorr, Owen Graduate School of Management, Vanderbuilt University (USA)

Peter Stadler, Fachberatung für Arbeits- und Firmenprojekte (FAF) (Germany)

Dr. Susan Steinman, University of Johannesburg, Centre for Social Entrepreneurship (South Africa)

*SEWF Steering Committee Chair

Greetings from Rio!

Hear directly from social enterprise leaders at the SEWF2011 in Johannesburg, South Africa, about why they attended SEWF2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. See you in Rio! More ›

Social Enterprise Alliance (SEA)|
Fachberatung für Arbeits- und Firmenprojekte (FAF)|
Enterprising Non-Profits (enp)|

University of Johannesburg, Centre for Social Entrepreneurship (CSE)|
Community Enterprise in Scotland (CEiS)|

Social Enterprise UK|
Social Enterprise Council of Canada|

Social Ventures Australia (SVA)|