SIGEF 2014: Ready to Convene Socially Innovative Workshops and Cultural Hub

GENEVA, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ —

SIGEF 2014, a Forum organized by Horyou, the Social Network for Social Good, invites the public to participate in its socially innovative workshops and cultural hub.

SIGEF 2014 invites the public to participate in its socially innovative workshops and cultural hub, featuring an art exhibit where international photographers will showcase their work. The Forum will be taking place at the International Conferences Centre of Geneva (CICG) between October 22nd – 24th, 2014.

Thirty Keynote Speakers will take the lead in six Plenary Sessions, sharing their views in key subject areas that will be further discussed during eight workshops where all participants will have the opportunity to pursue reflections and develop new ideas: When Nature Has Its Way, Water for All: Source of Life, Social Media with an Impact, Effective Impact Investing for Social Good, Arts is Empowerment, CSR: the Beginning of a Journey, Youth and Social Innovation. A special session will be dedicated to the Socially Innovative Projects, for which two prizes will be granted.

SIGEF 2014 will feature the "People of the World" art exhibition. The collection of photographs, portraying human diversity across history, includes: Tony Cece, Dominique Darbois, Félix Nadar, Myriam Abdelaziz, Armin Pflanz, Guillaume Megevand, Edward Curtis, and Rankin.

Live streaming of the Plenary Sessions will be broadcasted during SIGEF 2014 on our website:

On October 22nd, prior to the opening ceremony of SIGEF 2014, the "Meet and Greet" Breakfast will gather SIGEF’s Keynote Speakers, Permanent Missions to the United Nations, representatives of the City of Geneva, Non-Profit Organizations members, and international media.

SIGEF 2014 Founding Partners: ADEX Holding Group, Pencil Line Agency, MSQ Group, Horyou Foundation, International Conferences Centre of Geneva (CICG).

SIGEF 2014 Media Partners: Red Innova (Latin America), InTime (Italy), Nunnovation (South Africa), Instituto Filantropia (Brazil), Radio Tom Social (Brazil), IGIHE Limited (Rwanda), (Canada), PVBLIC Foundation (USA), Slate Afrique (France), Mosaïques Africa (Cameroon), and Hit Radio (Morocco).

About SIGEF 2014: 

The Social Innovation and Global Ethics Forum (SIGEF 2014) gathers a diverse and universal audience of international organizations (NGOs, Foundations, and Associations) and Keynote Speakers that promote and support social good, solidarity, constructive technologies and ethics in all disciplines and fields. It is an ideal place for all participants to rethink the future, identify current challenges, provide answers and draw new routes for truly sustainable development.

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