Berlin Foundations Week

Of Digital Life in an Analog World

14–24 Apr 2015, Berlin more...

Impact Session with the Social Entrepreneurship Academy

Searching for the Key Message

How to successfully target your audience? more...

Panel Discussion

Generation Y – Generational Report from Germany and the United States

24 Apr 2015, Berlin more...

An Interview with Chris Fowler

“I’m intellectually curious and really like people.”

Chris Fowler serves as the U.S. Chapter Head of the BMW Foundation’s Responsible Leaders Network. more...

3rd BMW Foundation Global Table

Project Ideas to Enhance Urban Quality of Life

Sustainable infrastructure and mobility measures for cities took center stage at the 3rd Global Table in Brazil. more...

Lecture Series on Social Innovation in Book Form

Citizens as Natural Born Entrepreneurs

Read the article by dm founder Götz W. Werner here! more...
13Apr

Thank you @chrisF for the great interview on your work as @bmwfoundation US Chapter Head.
bmw-stiftung.de/en/people-idea...

03Apr

The @guardian has discovered (parts of) Berlin’s social innovation scene.
theguardian.com/sustainable-bu...

01Apr

The EU seeks new ways to grow and has launched this competition youtube.com/watch?v=Dn4AAC...

@EUSocialInnov

31Mar

Fantástico! Gonzalo Muñoz @tri_ciclos is among @schwabfound 2015 social entrepreneurs.
bmw-stiftung.de/en/people-idea...

13Apr

Thank you @chrisF for the great interview on your work as @bmwfoundation US Chapter Head.
bmw-stiftung.de/en/people-idea...

03Apr

The @guardian has discovered (parts of) Berlin’s social innovation scene.
theguardian.com/sustainable-bu...

01Apr

The EU seeks new ways to grow and has launched this competition youtube.com/watch?v=Dn4AAC...

@EUSocialInnov

31Mar

Fantástico! Gonzalo Muñoz @tri_ciclos is among @schwabfound 2015 social entrepreneurs.
bmw-stiftung.de/en/people-idea...

30Mar

@LizHamburg from @taprootfound on our joint mission to grow around the globe:
skoll.wf/1y8pKcr#.VRlQK...

24Feb

Press Invitation

3rd Global Pro Bono Summit Berlin

This cross-sector convening of international corporations, pro bono service providers and German government representatives aims to expand the reach and impact of skills-based volunteering and pro bono service.  more

17Feb

Press Invitation

2nd Social Innovation Summit and Turkish-German Social Innovation Exchange

On February 20, the 2nd Social Innovation Summit, entitled “Fostering Social Entrepreneurship in Turkey,” will take place in Istanbul.  more

16May

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

14May

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

16Dec

Driving Innovation through Venture Philanthropy

An Interview With: Paul Carttar

The former Director of the US Government's Social Innovation Fund speaks about the importance of Venture Philanthropy.

04Dec

2nd BMW Foundation Global Table

"A Global Strategy is absolutely important"

Participants of the 2nd BMW Foundation Global Table have their say

19Nov

2nd BMW Foundation Global Table

Retrospect on the Global Table at Lake Como, Italy.

30Sep

Investing Foundation Endowments for Social Impact

New Trends in Impact Investing

Participants of the Impact Summers deliver insights.

17Sep

BMW Foundation 1st Global Table China, Retrospect

Retrospect on the 1st Global Table in Hangzhou, China



People, Ideas, Views


Impact Session with the Social Entrepreneurship Academy

Impact Session with the Social Entrepreneurship Academy

Searching for the Key Message

17 Apr 2015 | BMW Foundation | Social Entrepreneurship

Through its Impact Session format, the BMW Foundation taps into the rich expertise of its Responsible Leaders Network to provide strategic support to social entrepreneurs – such as, for example, the Social Entrepreneurship Academy, which now has available important building blocks to appeal to its target audiences.  more ...

An Interview with: Chris Fowler

An Interview with: Chris Fowler

“I’m intellectually curious and really like people.”

8 Apr 2015 | BMW Foundation | Responsible Leadership

Chris Fowler serves as the U.S. Chapter Head of the BMW Foundation’s Responsible Leaders Network, where he leads outreach efforts, building more and stronger connections between the network members in the United States – using his special skills as a “creative connector.”  more ...



3rd BMW Foundation Global Table

3rd BMW Foundation Global Table

Project Ideas to Enhance Urban Quality of Life

07 Apr 2015 | BMW Foundation | Resources and Security

Climate change and its impact on the urbanization process was the thematic focus of the Global Table in Brazil. Two aspects were looked at more closely: innovative ideas for urban mobility, and sustainable infrastructure measures for cities.  more ...

Lecture Series on Social Innovation in Book Form

Lecture Series on Social Innovation in Book Form

Götz W. Werner: Citizens as Natural Born Entrepreneurs

30 Mar 2015 | Götz W. Werner | Social Entrepreneurship

Everybody is born with the willingness to change as an ur-entrepreneurial disposition – this is the conviction of Götz W. Werner, founder of the dm retail and drugstore chain. A newly released collection of essays entitled “Perspectives of Social Innovation” contains his talk about the unconditional basic income.  more ...




14Apr 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Berlin Foundations Week

Of Digital Life in an Analog World

18Apr 2015 Shanghai
Shanghai

Spring Impact Gathering

Effective Measures against Environmental Pollution in China

20Apr 2015 Singapur
Singapur

AVPN Conference 2015

Driving Social Investing in Asia

21Apr 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Panel Discussion WirBerlin

Are We Sitting Ourselves Sick?

21Apr 2015 Moscow
Moscow

Presentation of the Platform for Social Innovation

Driving Social Change in Russia

22Apr 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Dialogue with Germany

A Good Life in Germany – What Matters to Us

24Apr 2015 Berlin
Berlin

Panel Discussion

Generation Y – Generational Report from Germany and the United States

24Apr 2015 Bremen
Bremen

Impact Session

A Business Plan for Roots of Empathy

27Apr 2015 Munich
Munich

Dialogue with Germany

A Good Life in Germany – What Matters to Us

15May 2015 Saint Petersburg
Saint Petersburg

7th German-Russian Dialogue Baden-Baden

Alumni Meeting by the Neva River

19May 2015 Munich
Munich

12th Lecture Series on Social Innovation

Innovation by Design

21May 2015 Munich
Munich

14th Munich Economic Summit

Innovation and Competitiveness: The Quest for Best

09Jun 2015 Munich
Munich

12th Lecture Series on Social Innovation

The Future of Documentary Film in a Changing Media Landscape