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Fwd: Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale
Jan 11th, 2011 - 05:47:45
GYCA- an excellent opportunity for health social entrepreneurs! Check
the website for a full list of speakers and more info.
---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Laura Reynolds
Date: Mon, Jan 10, 2011 at 9:49 PM
Subject: Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale
To: joya (at) youthaidscoalition.org
Dear Joyo Banerjee,
You and your colleagues may be interested in attending or presenting
at the Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale. The
registration rate increases after January. For those interested in
presenting at the conference, we are currently accepting social
enterprise pitches. We would appreciate it if you could please
forward this announcement to those who may be interested in attending
Global Health & Innovation Conference
Presented by Unite For Sight, 8th Annual Conference
Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Saturday, April 16 - Sunday, April 17, 2011
"A Meeting of Minds"--CNN
Unite For Sight's must-attend, thought-leading conference convenes
leaders, changemakers, and participants from all fields of global
health, international development, and social entrepreneurship. The
conference convenes 2,200 people from all 50 states and from 50
Register in January to secure the lowest registration rate. The
registration rate increases after January.
Interested in presenting at the conference?
Call For Social Enterprise Pitches: Do you have an innovative idea or
a new program in development? Submit your idea for presentation.
Social enterprise pitches are accepted on a rolling application
deadline, and the first quality pitches will be accepted for oral
presentation. When the social enterprise pitch spots are filled to
capacity, applications will no longer be accepted. See social
enterprise pitch instructions on the conference website.
Confirmed Keynote Speakers
"Pharmaceuticals For Humanity," Victoria Hale, PhD, Founder of
Medicines360; Founder and Chair Emeritus, OneWorld Health
Jeffrey Sachs, PhD, Director of Earth Institute at Columbia
University; Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development, Professor
of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University; Special Advisor
to Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon
Sonia Ehrlich Sachs, MD, MPH, Director of Health, Millennium Village
Project, Earth Institute at Columbia University
One additional keynote speaker to be announced.