The Net Impact Conference is the premier gathering of students and professionals who are committed to making a lasting social and environmental impact now and for a lifetime. Join us in Philadelphia to fast track your own path to impact and join a movement of others passionate about changing the world. It is our turn to make history.
Taking place November 3-5, 2016 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, the conference will provide excellent opportunities for students and young professionals to make connections and explore groundbreaking ideas in sustainability and social innovation. Schedules, speakers, and registration for the 2016 Net Impact Conference is available here.
Every year Net Impact holds a conference featuring inspiring, authentic, and energizing speakers who are making real impact from the boardroom to the classroom and beyond our borders.States. With 80+ sessions spanning 9 fields of interest, attendees will explore groundbreaking ideas, meet role models face-to-face, and navigate their career path to world-changing action. This year’s lineup of over 300 amazing speakers will include corporate executives, nonprofit and government innovators, and pioneers in finance, clean tech and international development.
Last year’s conference, held in Seattle, Washington with nearly 2,400 in attendance, featured keynote speaker Chelsea Clinton from the Clinton Foundation. To see what you can expect this year in Philadelphia, take a look at last year’s full conference program.
Philadelphia, a city where revolutions are made
The 24th Net Impact Conference heads to Philadelphia which was named the top city to visit in the US by Lonely Planet this year. Similarly, the New York Times ranked Philadelphia third out 52 cities for the best places to visit. The city is focusing on engaging the local business community in sustainability and is working to reach the goal to make Philadelphia the greenest city in the US by repositioning and repurposing itself as a city of the future. NI16 will give attendees that chance to explore the Philadelphia impact community through off-site field trips to local businesses and organizations.