Sri Lankan Social Enterprise Summit - 2021

With the aim of exploring a reasonable clarity on the models and the values to enrich the science of social enterprise in Sri Lanka, SEIL together with Business Linkage, Innovation, Incubation and Technology Transfer Office (BLII-TTO) University of Peradeniya in collaboration with Social Enterprise Incubation Cell (SEIC), Uva Wellassa University is organizing the Sri Lankan Social Enterprise Summit on 15th October 2021, at Postgraduate Institute of Science (PGIS), both physically and virtually adhering to the health Guidelines.

Before the summit we are planning to have a pre-conference webinar on “uncovering stories of social entrepreneurial journey” to share the experiences of eminent and successful entrepreneurs on their journey. The webinar will be held on 14th October 2021, 06.30 – 08.00 pm (Sri Lanka GMT+5.30), via ZOOM.

After the inauguration ceremony of the summit, a Pitching event will be held in order to meet up investors and social entrepreneurs those who wish to have seed funding to develop their social entrepreneurial ideas to start-ups. The main objective of this event is to giving an opportunity for them to present their business plan with the objective of receiving seed funding from investors. The event will be held on 15th October 2021, 10.45 am onwards at the Postgraduate Institute of Science, University of Peradeniya.