DC Net Impact holds a wide variety of events each year, including...
2013 DC Net Impact Events:
Wednesday, November 20, 6:30-8:30pm
MadHatter, 1319 Connecticut Ave NW DC
Net Impact and UnSectored have teamed up to present a unique happy hour experience. Emily Stiever will give a short introduction to social entrepreneurship, which will be followed by a break-out discussion among small groups.
Thursday, November 14, 6:00-8:00pm
Busboys and Poets, 5th & K location, 1025 5th St NW DC
Join DCNI, Georgetown MSB Net Impact and The Nature Conservancy for a free panel discussion on the role of the private sector in driving solutions to pressing sustainability challenges that benefit the environment, communities and the bottom line.
November 11, 5:00 - 6:30pm
Venable LLP, 575 7th St NW Washington, DC 20004
Jigar Shah was the Founder and CEO of the transformative solar company, SunEdison, the first CEO of the Carbon War Room, and the author of Creating Climate Wealth: Unlocking the Impact Economy. This is a free event!
November 12, 5-6pm podcast, 6-7pm cash bar reception
Marriott at Metro Center, 775 12th St NW DC 20001
Co-sponsored by DC Net Impact: What is the future of distributed solar on the East Coast? How do our policies and incentive programs compare to those on the West Coast? The Energy Gang will attempt to answer those questions at their first live show at MDV-SEIA’s 7th annual Solar Focus Conference.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Seth Goldman, TeaEO of HONEST Tea and author of Mission in a Bottle, will speak about the how HONEST Tea was born and how his company is unique in its mission to make more than just a great bottle of tea. A Q&A session and a chance to have your copy of Mission in a Bottle signed will follow his presentation.
The George Washington University School of Business
Careers in Social Impact Panel
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Weber Shandwick Office, 733 10th St NW, DC 20001
Hear representatives from the UN Foundation, Walmart and Strategic Sustainability Consulting share how they have been able to make positive social and environmental impacts through their careers and offer insights into how you can leverage your careers and personal lives to drive positive change. Light refreshments will be served.
Leaders in Energy Networking Happy HourScreening of Award Winning Documentary "TRASHED"
Thursday, September 19, 2013, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Laughing Man Tavern (Game Room), 1306 G Street NW, DC
Join DC Net Impact and Leaders in Energy Research, Communications, Policies & Analysis group a Networking Happy Hour.
September 10, 2013 7:00 PM to 8:15 PM EDT
Join DC Net Impact and Strategic Sustainability Consulting for a free webinar on the business case for sustainability.
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Global Green USA - 1100 15th Street, NW, 11th Floor DC
Join DC Net Impact, CarbonfreeDC and DC Environmental Network for a special screening of the powerful environmental documentary TRASHED in which Oscar winning actor Jeremy Irons travels the world to highlight the environmental challenges and devastating effects caused by our waste, and how individuals, cities and others are adopting sustainable solutions critical to our well-being and survival.
DC Net Impact 2013 Summer Mixer
Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 6:00pm – 8:00 pm
Cause - The PhilanthroPub: 1926 9th Street Northwest DC 20001
Join DC Net Impact for an evening of networking and fun - and a special networking activity to help you make the most of your Net Impact contacts! Students, summer interns, and professionals are all welcome!
Wednesday, December 11, 5:30-8:00pm
Board Room, 1737 Connecticut Avenue NW DC
Join DC Net Impact and Heifer International as we celebrate the holiday season and wrap up another great year! Mix and mingle while enjoying pizza, happy hour specials, and board games! Free for paid DCNI members, Heifer International volunteers & students!
$6 for non-members. RSVP: https://dcniholidays.eventbrite.com
Monday, January 6, 4:45-8:00pm
Start off the New Year by having positive on-the-ground impact, and meet fellow members of the local Net Impact community!
Learn more and sign up now as volunteer spots are limited.
DC Net Impact and DC EcoWomen Joint Happy Hour
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Irish Whiskey Public House, (Dublin Rm), 1207 19th Street NW DC
Please join DC Net Impact and DC EcoWomen for an evening of networking with like-minded professionals and students.
Monday, June 24, 2013, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Join Net Impact and the William James Foundation for an evening with Honest Tea. Led by Seth Goldman, "TeaEO" of Honest Tea, you will have the opportunity to hear from the Honest Tea leadership, sample Honest Tea’s newest drinks, and mingle with fellow Net Impact members.
Wednesday June 19, 2013, 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM
The Green Business Roundtable, in partnership with ISSP and SEI, presents a dynamic and comprehensive half-day Symposium addressing college/university endowments and the risks associated with their investments in non-sustainable enterprises.This Symposium features national experts in the areas of finance, corporate governance, university governance, venture funding, economics, and more. This Symposium is the first of its kind to be held in our nation’s capital, bringing thought leaders and business leaders together in an exciting and dynamic discussion.
A special screening of “The Island President”
Wednesday April 17, 2013 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Union Station - West Carriage Porch
Join us at "The Great Recycle" to hear about Honest Tea's sustainability efforts, and the first 20 people who bring a recyclable bottle will receive a ticket to a nearby exclusive happy hour for more intimate networking with Honest Tea and other DC professionals. RSVP for this free event today! Click here for details.
Monday, April 1, 2013, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
Black Finn, 1620 I "Eye" Street NW DC
It may not feel like Spring in DC, but ideas are sure to hatch and relationships will bloom at the DC Net Impact Spring Happy Hour! Join #DCNI at Black Finn along with special guests from Pipeline Fellowship (#PFinfoDC), the angel investing bootcamp for women philanthropists that is working to increase diversity in the U.S angel investing community and to create capital for women social entrepreneurs.
Socially Responsible Business: Benefit Corporations in DC & Maryland
Join socially-responsible business owners and social entrepreneurs in DC on the evening of Feb. 13 to discuss findings from the first survey and report on Benefit Corporation and LLC activity in Maryland/DC since new laws went into effect. The release of findings will be followed by a working session of entrepreneurs, advisors, and impact investors to explore next steps for promoting and scaling “common good enterprise” activity in the region.
2013 Kick-Off Networking Reception
Wednesday, January 30th, 6:30-9:00PM
Cause - The PhilanthroPub: 1926 9th Street Northwest DC 20001
Please join DC Net Impact Professional Chapter as we kickoff 2013 with a networking reception to celebrate our 2012 accomplishments and share our exciting programming plans for 2013. Enjoy an evening of networking with sustainability, corporate responsibility, social enterprise, and other similar professionals and learning more about DC Net Impact. We invite DCNI chapter members and non-members to join us. Bring plenty of business cards! Complementary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar available.