29th Apr. 2014 – The NEF Annual Conference

We’re delighted to announce our first annual conference which will be held on 29th April 2014


“Pursuit of Profit and Wider Social Impact – Incompatible or essential for start-ups?”


You will hear insightful perspective from our Speakers:

Introduction by Mark Boleat, Chairman of the Policy and Resources Comittee, City of London Corporation

Key Note by John Bird, Social Entrepreneur and Founder of the Big Issue

Rob & Paul Forkan, Founder, Gandys Flip Flops

Gary Grant, Founder, The Entertainer & The Grant Foundation

Simon Boyle, Founder, The Brigade & Beyond Food Foundation

Chi Onwurah MP, MP for Newcastle Central and Shadow Minister for Civil Society and Entrepreneurship


When: Tuesday 29th April 2014, 3.45pm for 4.30pm start.

A drinks reception will follow the conference between 7-8pm.

Where: Livery Hall, Guildhall, 71 Basinghall Street, London EC2V 7HH.


We have a limited number of tickets available for the public, please click here to register.

We are grateful for the generous support for this conference from the City of London Corporation and CVC Capital Partners.