Speaker Presentations

Plenary Speakers

Trina Chiasson, Infoactive – Keynote on Data as story

Ken Berger, Charity Navigator – The Demand for Impact Data: Past, present and future

Benoît Gauthier, Canadian Evaluation Society – What evaluation has to say on serving the needs of decision makers

Adrian Hornsby, Investing for Good – Talking Data-to-Data (Please note that the results in the research section are incomplete and these figures should  not be quoted)


Jaan Aps, Estonian Social Enterprise Network, Stories For Impact – Simple, Effective and Creative Solutions for Small-scale Changemakers

Tim Crabbe, Substance – Sportworks: Using data to assess rick impact and value. Please contact Tim if you have any further questions.

John Gargani, Gargani + Company, Inc – Avoiding Bias in the Valuation of Impacts: New research on SROI and impact measurement methods

Sean Geobey, Waterloo Institute for Social Innovation and Resilience – Measuring and Creating Social Value

Debjani Ghosh, NEF Consulting – Communicating Data: A tale of two reports

Karim Harji, Purpose Capital – Informing Impact: Recent evidence and lessons from impact investing market surveys in Canada

Alicia McCoy, Family Life  – Creating an organizational culture for social impact measurement

Sarah Morton, Centre for Research on Families and Relationships – Research Impact: Tracing and measuring the social outcomes from research

Eibhlin Ni Ogain, Nesta Impact Investments – The Impact in Impact Investing: Approached to impact measurement and reporting in social investment

David Pritchard, New Philanthropy Capital – Social Impact Reporting: The next generation

Sarah Stachowiak and Jane Reisman, ORS Impact – Getting more from measurement

Evan Tachovsky, Media Development Investment Fund – Visualizing Small Data

Gayle Whelan and Lindsay Eckley, Liverpool John Moores University – The Impact of Impact Measurement: How data talks and changes future work

Steve Williams, Constructive Public Engagement – Engaging the Public with Data: Using visualizations to build shared understanding, experiment with systems and make tough choices

Garth Yule, Junxion Strategy – What You Should Know an Show: Build your own performance snapshot

Panel Discussion on Impact Standards for Impact Investing

Karim Harji, Purpose Capital

Serge LeVert Chiasson, Sarona Assest Management

Sarah Richards, Global Impact Investing Network

Anton Simanowitz, Social Performance Task Force