Events

EVENTS TIMELINE

January 21, 2020
World Economic Forum 2020 | Davos
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December 11, 2019
Nobel Peace Prize Exhibition 2019 Opening | Oslo
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The Nobel Peace Prize Exhibition 2019 featuring 2019 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Abiy Ahmed Ali has been created in cooperation with celebrated photographer Finbarr O’Reilly. The official opening of the Exhibition at the Nobel Peace Center, sponsored by 5th Element Group, is December 11 — with the public opening scheduled the following day. An SDG Circle Delegation will celebrate by participating in Nobel Peace Prize festivities in Oslo that week.

December 10, 2019
Sustainable Investing Conference at the United Nations | New York City
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5th Element is co-hosting the largest gathering ever of financial advisors and impact investing professionals to discuss the latest issues and trends surrounding Sustainable, Impact, and ESG (“Environmental, Social, and Governance”) Investing at the UN Headquarters in New York City, as well as Roundtable discussions and SDG Circle community receptions and meals. A 5th Element and SDG Circle Delegation will be participating in the full schedule of events.

October 13-18, 2019
Opportunity Collaboration | Cancun, Mexico
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OC is an unconference in Mexico every October which brings together 500 changemakers from across sectors and geographies all working to alleviate poverty and injustice. 5th Element has partnered with OC this year and will be bringing 25 Fellows delegates – one of whom could be you!

September 5, 2019
SDG Family Office Impact Summit | New York City, USA
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5th Element Group PBC, Gitterman Wealth Management, and Family Office Insights are co-hosting the inaugural SDG Family Office Summit at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City on September 5, 2019. The event is a private gathering of 300 guests representing the Family Office community, as well as leading experts in the areas of ESG, Impact, and Climate Change.
August 24-28, 2019
68th UN Civil Society Conference | Salt Lake City, USA
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Delegates will gather in Salt Lake City at the Leonardo Museum for the 6th Annual UN Civil Society Conference, focused on building inclusive and sustainable cities and communities. There will be a featured Roots of Peace exhibit, an extraordinary organization that turns land mines into bountiful and economical vineyards and farms, led by Heidi Kuhn, an SDG Circle member.

June 4, 2019
Blockchain for Impact | New York City, USA
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Delegates will gather at the UN to bring their expertise in blockchain, AI, policy, city planning and scaled impact together to discuss ways to use frontier technologies for the benefit of humanity at the second annual Blockchain for Impact Summit. This collaboration will facilitate collaboratory initiatives relating to each of the SDGs.

MAY 12 & 19, 2019
Canales Project "Hear Her Song" Concerts | Washington, D.C. and San José, California
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Art and creative expression are essential as we collectively pursue a change in the world. That is why we are excited to share that 5th Element Group’s Chief Impact Officer, Elissa Fisher Harris, is among 12 others who have been announced as Canales Project Hear Her Song Honorees, along side Malala and Gloria Steinem. These are unique songs inspired by the words and lives of each honoree and written by leading female songwriters and composers, led by the world renowned opera singer, Carla Canales. 

APRIL 9-11, 2019
Skoll World Forum | Oxford, England
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5th Element Group is co-hosting a session at Skoll World Forum with Conveners.org focused on SDGs 4 (Education), 5 (Gender Equality) and 14 (Life Under Water) and how we can collectively get things done towards these goals! Delegates will be joining for several other Skoll events, surrounding Ecosystem Events and special 5th Gatherings.

MARCH 7, 2019
Decade Of Women Confab | Washington D.C., USA
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The DOW Confab is an interactive workshop to unlock the urgent and important challenges in achieving SDG 5: Gender Equality. Dive deep and create the path forward with entrepreneurs, brand and NGO leaders, impact investors, and philanthropists. Together we will kick off an effort to catalyze human and financial capital for high leverage solutions for gender equality (SDG 5) as part of the SDG Impact Circle’s partnership with Conveners.org and the Convening17 initiative.

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