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17th September 2020
The audience of Disruption Forum Fintech event at Work-Bench NYC

Learn how to use business and technology as a force for positive impact on society and environment.

Join our event to get to know:

  • how top companies are paving the way with sustainable innovation;
  • how to get into sustainable finance;
  • the best legal practices for enabling sustainability;
  • how to use technology to empower minorities.

Key talking points

Sustainable Finance & Investment
How to align social and environmental criteria with financial goals
Empowering Underprivileged Through Digital
How to use technology to help marginalized voices, from migrant workers to LGBTQ communities
Sustainable Innovation & Leadership
How to reinvent business models, products and services as a force for good
When sustainability is viewed as being a matter of survival for your business, I believe you can create massive change.
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Cameron Sinclair

Co-founder and CEO, Worldchanging Ventures

Disruption Forum Speakers


Meet our experts:
  • Marilou van Golstein Brouwers

    Marilou van Golstein Brouwers

    Impact Advisor, Chair at B Lab Europe
  • Paul Chifflet_Danone Ventures

    Paul Chifflet

    Head of Europe at Danone Manifesto Ventures
  • Anna Korzeniewska

    Anna Korzeniewska

    Founder at Social Impact Alliance for Central & Eastern Europe
  • Jeff Oatham

    Jeff Oatham

    Director of Sustainability at Delivery Hero
  • katie hill b corp

    Katie Hill

    CEO at B Lab Europe
  • Esraa Al Shafei Founder at Majal.org

    Esra'a Al Shafei

    Founder at Majal.org
  • Joanna Hall

    Joanna Hall

    Executive Director at US Coalition On Sustainability
  • Ulrich Hoyer

    Ulrich Hoyer

    Partner at zeb consulting
  • layal_marten

    Layal Marten

    Growth Lead at Founders Pledge
  • Phillippe_Mirova (1)

    Philippe Zaouati

    CEO at Mirova
  • Kevin Conrad

    Kevin Conrad

    Executive Director at The Coalition for Rainforest Nations
  • Elizabeth Soubelet Co-founder at Squiz

    Elizabeth Soubelet

    Co-founder at Squiz
  • Fungai Mettler

    Fungai Mettler

    Co-Founder at SwiZim Trust
  • Jean Moreau Phenix

    Jean Moreau

    Co-founder and CEO at Phenix
  • Neila Benamara

    Neila Benamara

    SDG Programme Manager at B Lab Europe
  • Rick Alexander Founder at Shareholders Commons

    Rick Alexander

    Founder at Shareholders Commons
  • Wojciech Baginski

    Wojciech Bagiński

    Attorney and Counsellor at Law, Bagiński.pro
  • Konrad_Siwinski_www

    Konrad Siwiński

    Managing Consultant at Kantar
  • Sarah Abdelaziz

    Sarah Abdelaziz

    Regional Manager at Rising Sun Center for Opportunity
  • Tomasz Karwatka

    Tomasz Karwatka

    CEO at Divante
  • Agata Stafiej-Bartosik

    Agata Stafiej-Bartosik

    Country Director at Ashoka Poland
  • Jacek-Siadkowski

    Jacek Siadkowski

    Managing Director at Tech To The Rescue
  • Marta Lesiewska

    Marta Lesiewska

    Sustainability & ESG Consultant
  • Długosz Karolina 1 kk

    Karolina Długosz

    Sustainability Lead at Netguru
  • Jackowski Krzysztof

    Krzysztof Jackowski

    Mobile Deputy Engineering Manager at Netguru

Disruption Forum Sustainability 2020: Agenda


📍 The event is hosted on Hopin.to. All times CET
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Grab a brew and log in - registration and networking

Take your time to look around
11:30 AM - 11:55 AM

Impactful Giving. How to Make it the Norm, not the Exception.

Speaker: Layal Marten, Growth Lead at Founders Pledge, a global community of entrepreneurs.
12:00 - 12:25 PM

Delivering a More Sustainable Future. The Story of Delivery Hero

Speaker: Jeff Oatham, Director of Sustainability at Delivery Hero. Get to know how one of the fastest growing companies in the food industry is taking actions towards carbon neutrality, and supports a range of disruptive eco-friendly startups.
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Tech To The Rescue - How to Scale Up The Positive Impact of NGOs?

Moderator: Marta Lesiewska, Sustainability & ESG Consultant; Speakers: Jacek Siadkowski, Managing Director at Tech To The Rescue, Agata Stafiej-Bartosik, Country Director at Ashoka Poland and Tomasz Karwatka - CEO at Divante. Notice: This session will take place in the Sessions section, not on the Main Stage. Participants will be able to actively join in with their cameras and microphones.
12:30 PM - 12:55 PM

Sustainability Emerges as a Key Transformational Driver. Why and How are Banks Changing?

Speaker: Ulrich Hoyer, Partner at zeb consulting
1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

Sustainable Finance Going Beyond ESG - How to Recover from the COVID-19 Crisis?

Moderator: Katie Hill, CEO of B Lab Europe; Speakers: Marilou van Golstein Brouwers, Impact Advisor and Independent Board Member, Chair of B Lab Europe; Philippe Zaouati, CEO at Mirova
2:10 PM - 3:00 PM

Impact Investor Meets Investee - Learnings from an Innovative Sustainable Finance Concept with Danone & Phenix

Moderator: Neila Benamara, SDG Programme Manager of B Lab Europe; Speakers: Jean Moreau, Co-founder and CEO of Phenix, Paul Chifflet, Head of Danone Manifesto Ventures Europe
3:30 PM - 3:55 PM

Tech For Good by Netguru: Sharing Skills for Better Tomorrow

Moderator: Karolina Długosz, Sustainability Lead at Netguru; Speakers: Kevin Conrad, Executive Chairman at Coalition for Rainforest Nations, Krzysztof Jackowski, Netguru.
4:00 PM - 4:55 PM

How Public Policy Regulations Can Bring Us Closer to a Sustainable Future?

Track hosted by Bagiński.pro. Moderator: Wojciech Bagiński, attorney and counsellor at law; Speakers: Elizabeth Soubelet, co-founder at Squiz, Rick Alexander, founder at Shareholders Commons,
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Special Report: Philanthropy in CEE 2020

Get to know the key findings from the recent report by Social Impact Alliance & Kantar. Speakers: Anna Korzeniewska, Founder, Social Impact Alliance for Central & Eastern Europe; Konrad Siwiński – Managing Consultant, Kantar.
5:30 PM - 5:55 PM

Empowering Marginalized Through Digital - The Story of Innovation Hubs for Zimbabwe

Learn how Innovation Hubs supports the positive changes for marginalized communities in Zimbabwe. Speaker: Fungai Mettler, Co-Founder, SwiZim Trust
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Empowering the Underprivileged Through Digital

Get to know the story behind Majal.org. Speaker: Esra'a Al Shafei, Founder at Majal.
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

How to Accelerate Progress on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

Speaker: Joanna Hall, Executive Director at US Coalition on Sustainability.
7:05 PM - 7:25 PM

Climate Careers: How to Address Climate Change with an Innovative Youth Empowerment Program in California

Speaker: Sarah Abdelaziz, Regional Manager, Bay Area at Rising Sun Center for Opportunity

Who is this event for?


We would like to invite:
  • Sustainability, CSR, D&I Heads, Directors and Leads
  • Managers responsible for sustainability efforts
  • Founders that want to use their startups as a force for good
  • Experts from enterprises and fast-growing companies.
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