7th German-Russian Dialogue Baden-Baden

Shaping the Future Together

06-12 Oct 2014, Baden-Baden More

Social Intrapreneurs

How They Create and Blend Societal and Business Value

Heiko Spitzeck illustrates the mission of Social Intrapreneurs. More

Do Digital Gadgets Make Our World a Better Place?

Let it Beep!

BMW Foundation Responsible Leader Joana Breidenbach was looking for the "good" internet in China. More

An Interview with Helga Breuninger

Wasan Island – Impactful Places

At the start of our new event series "impact summers" Helga Breuninger explains how good places can contribute to good workshop results. More
17 Sep

BMW Foundation 1st Global Table China, Retrospect

Retrospect on the 1st Global Table in Hangzhou, China

11 Sep

RT @SocIntLeague: Welcome to Berlin peeps! @gibbulloch @bekurtz @jcdbilbao @criaglobal @ImpactHubSP...

03 Sep

An Interview with Ole Scheeren

1st Global Table in Hangzhou, China

11 Sep

RT @SocIntLeague: Welcome to Berlin peeps! @gibbulloch @bekurtz @jcdbilbao @criaglobal @ImpactHubSP...

28 Aug

RT @KrisztinaTora: Looking fwd to meeting everyone at the Accelerate the Accelerators Conference, part of the Summers @bmwfoundation

27 Aug

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26 Aug

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16 May

Responsible Leaders Awards

BMW Foundation Honors International Leaders

As part of the Munich Economic Summit, the BMW Foundation has presented its Responsible Leaders Awards on May 15.  more

14 May

Press Invitation

13th Munich Economic Summit

"Free Trade and Prosperity" is the summit's topic on the 15 and 16 of May 2014 at the Bayerischer Hof Hotel in Munich.  more

28 Jan

Limited Resources – Unlimited Security Risks

New event series of the BMW Foundation looks at challenges caused by resource scarcity

The global race for water, food, and energy is undermining the ecological and resource base in key regions of the world.  more

20 Sep

4th World Young Leaders Forum

BMW Foundation Brings Global Young Leaders to Beijing

Forum focuses on sustainability and quality growth in China and the world.  more

17 Sep

BMW Foundation 1st Global Table China, Retrospect

Retrospect on the 1st Global Table in Hangzhou, China

03 Sep

An Interview with Ole Scheeren

1st Global Table in Hangzhou, China

26 Jun

13th Munich Economic Summit

"Free Trade and Prosperity"

03 Jun

First BMW Foundation Impact Session in Brazil

Responsible Leaders Support Sistema B

27 May

An Interview with Aaron Hurst

The Rise of the Purpose Economy



Social Intrapreneurs

How They Create and Blend Societal and Business Value

08 Sep 2014 | Heiko Spitzeck | Social Intrapreneurship

Susie Lonie and Nick Hughes at Vodafone were playing catch up. Their idea of offering mobile banking system to customers with no access to bank accounts was scaling up far more quickly than they had anticipated.  Read more


An Interview with Mascha Lazar

“Making the Healthcare System Work and Making It Better”

29 Aug 2014 | BMW Foundation | Innovation

Extremely complex and featuring a confusing multiplicity of actors and interests - this is how the makers of the “Transferis – Leadership in Healthcare” program characterize the German healthcare system. Mascha Lazar has participated in the program and told us about her experiences.   Read more


Do Digital Gadgets Make Our World a Better Place?

Let it Beep!

22 Aug 2014 | Joana Breidenbach | Social Innovation

Equipped with backpack and notebook, Betterplace Lab in the spring went on a field trip “around the world” – from India to Ruanda to Brazil – to find out how aid organizations, activists, and social entrepreneurs use the Internet and mobile telephony in the year 2014. Or, to put it differently: we were looking for the “good” Internet.  Read more



24 Sep Berlin

Dialog Series The Future of Leadership

Building Meaningful Engagement

06 Oct Baden-Baden

7th German-Russian Dialogue Baden-Baden

Shaping Future Together

06 Oct Berlin

Book Launch

John Elkington: The Breakthrough Challenge

15 Oct Munich

Global Talk at BMW Welt

Was the Afghanistan Mission Worth It: Yes or No?

16 Oct Tbilisi

Social Impact Days

Unlocking Opportunities – Tapping the Potential of Cross-Sector Collaboration

21 Oct Munich

11th Lecture Series on Social Innovation

Organizational Development and Development Cooperation

27 Oct Munich

Island Dialogues - Europe in the World

"Europe – A Fresh Start": Towards More Global Responsibility?

27 Oct Tokio

Asia Pro Bono Rally

Strengthen Intermediaries in Asia

30 Oct Comer See

Global Table Italien

Begrenzte Ressourcen - Unbegrenzte Möglichkeiten

17 Nov Berlin

EVPA - 10th Annual Conference

Collaborating for Social Impact: the next 10 years

28 Nov Hamburg

Impact Circle for Social Innovations

Engagement for Social Innovations