Conferences & Events

Evidencing Impact in the Irish Voluntary and Philanthropy Sector

Sunday, June 10th, 2012

Read the report here

Social Impact for the Voluntary & Community Sectors

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Read the report here

Designing the Future in Malmö with SOCAP

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Last week, Jake Benford was at SOCAP’s “Designing the Future conference” in Malmö, Sweden on behalf of SIAA for a day of social investment discussions.

What Counts? Who Counts? And For Whom? Report on ARVAC Annual Lecture

Friday, May 18th, 2012

Our report from the Association for Research in the Voluntary and Community Sector’s annual lecture – and why ‘counting’ shouldn’t dominate the way charities think about impact.

New Videos!

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

We’re very pleased to share a new video of a SIAA networking event in Berlin, held in partnership with Phineo. It was a good discussion and a great opportunity to get to know SIAA’s German members. We hope you’ll enjoy the films.  

SIAA Launch 2011 – Are we preaching to the converted?

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

Giles Gibson, Partner at The Mobile Collective and winner of SIAA’s launch ticket Twitter giveaway, argues that SIAA should focus on persuading the private sector to adopt social impact metrics.

SIAA Launch 2011 – Our favourite photos

Monday, December 19th, 2011

We wanted to share our favourite shots from SIAA’s launch on Thursday 1 December 2011. Other photos of the day are available here .

SIAA Launch 2011 – Our favourite videos

Monday, December 19th, 2011

Here are some of the best videos from SIAA’s launch on Thursday 1 December 2011. Check them out for a flavour of the day.

With SIAA Launched, is Social impact at Last Becoming Sexy?

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Caroline Hartnell, editor of Alliance Magazine and chair of the panel discussion at the SIAA Launch, writes for Alliance Magazine about SIAA’s launch and the growing excitement around the field of social impact analysis.

Social Impact Analysis is About Delivering Impact, Not Just Measuring It – Report from the SIAA Launch

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

John Copps, Head of NPC’s Well-being Measure and SIAA founding member, reflects on SIAA’s launch and looks forward to an exciting future for the Association.