Agenda and Registration


8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Final Round of the Social Business Innovation Challenge
Piscataqua and Squamscott Rooms, Holloway Commons, University of New Hampshire

The final round of the Social Business Innovation Challenge will feature the finalists from across the state of New Hampshire, offering audience members a glimpse into the talent and innovation among New Hampshire students and community members. Challenge participants are tasked with identifying pressing social and/or environmental issues at the state, national or global level, and presenting an innovative business-oriented approach to solving them.

There are two separate tracks, one for current university and college students and 2013 graduates, and one for community members. Learn more.

Please note: Members of the public are encouraged and invited to attend, but only the panel of judges will be permitted to ask questions of the presenting teams. To avoid distractions to presenting teams, audience members will only be allowed to enter and exit between presentations.

10:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Keynote Address by Professor Muhammad Yunus and Presentation of Awards
Granite State Room, Memorial Union Building, University of New Hampshire, Durham
  Professor Yunus will discuss "Social Business – The New Kind of Capitalism That Serves Humanity's Most Pressing Needs"