3rd Global Table Brazil

The Challenge of Building Resilience to Climate Change

The 3rd BMW Foundation Global Table in Brazil will focus on cities and climate change. More

An Interview with Manuel Neuer

“We quickly felt like neighbors rather than guests.”

Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer talks about Campo Bahia, the location for the 3rd Global Table in Brazil. More

An Interview with Gonzalo Muñoz

"Successful social entrepreneurs work with both legislative and executive powers."

How can the public sector enable social innovation? More

An Interview with Dr. Inese Lībiņa-Egner

“The size of a country can be measured geographically, but not politically.”

In January 2015, Latvia for the first time assumed the six-month EU presidency. More
20 Mar

2nd Latin American Young Leaders Forum starts today in : on . pic.twitter.com/EFKQGHNJjt

18 Mar

RT @SocIntLeague There’s a $15 billion pro bono market in the US. Learning about in Rio. @bmwfoundation pic.twitter.com/LDbmyhlXic

06 Mar

The @OxfordSBS Webinar “Bringing Impact Investing to Scale” w/ @ryanglittle is now online.

sbs.ox.ac.uk/programmes/exe...

03 Mar

Now! RT @OxfordSBS Webinar: Bringing to Scale. Panelists from @EGF_Educate @MaRSDD @bmwfoundation j.mp/1zT5URJ

20 Mar

2nd Latin American Young Leaders Forum starts today in : on . pic.twitter.com/EFKQGHNJjt

18 Mar

RT @SocIntLeague There’s a $15 billion pro bono market in the US. Learning about in Rio. @bmwfoundation pic.twitter.com/LDbmyhlXic

06 Mar

The @OxfordSBS Webinar “Bringing Impact Investing to Scale” w/ @ryanglittle is now online.

sbs.ox.ac.uk/programmes/exe...

03 Mar

Now! RT @OxfordSBS Webinar: Bringing to Scale. Panelists from @EGF_Educate @MaRSDD @bmwfoundation j.mp/1zT5URJ

26 Feb

and cross-sectoral collaboration: Day 2 of Global Pro Bono Summit in w/ @taprootfound @Proboneo Follow

24 Feb

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

17 Feb

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

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

16 Dec

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.

04 Dec

2nd BMW Foundation Global Table

"A Global Strategy is absolutely important"

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

19 Nov

2nd BMW Foundation Global Table

Retrospect on the Global Table at Lake Como, Italy.

30 Sep

Investing Foundation Endowments for Social Impact

New Trends in Impact Investing

Participants of the Impact Summers deliver insights.

17 Sep

BMW Foundation 1st Global Table China, Retrospect

Retrospect on the 1st Global Table in Hangzhou, China



Corporate Foundations

How They Can Be Most Effective

26 Mar 2015 | BMW Foundation | Foundations

At a panel discussion as part of the Münchner Stiftungsfrühling, representatives of foundations and companies talked about the links between entrepreneurial thought and action as well as social engagement.  Read more


Young Leaders Forum in Brasilien

Time for New Business Models

25 Mar 2015 | BMW Foundation | Responsible Leadership

The 2nd Latin American Young Leaders Forum sought to showcase entrepreneurship and business models that are not only economically profitable but also have positive social and ecological impact – and are successful because of that.  Read more


An Interview with Dr. Inese Lībiņa-Egner

“The size of a country can be measured geographically, but not politically.”

23 Mar 2015 | BMW Foundation | Europe’s Future

In January 2015, Latvia for the first time assumed the six-month EU presidency. Inese Lībiņa-Egner, vice-president of the Latvian parliament, talks about the priorities of the Latvian presidency, advice for Greece, and fear of Russia.  Read more



26 Mar 2015 Santa Cruz Cabrália

3rd Global Table

Limited Resources – Unlimited Opportunities

14 Apr 2015 Munich

12th Lecture Series on Social Innovation

Organizing Inclusion in an Entrepreneurial Way

16 Apr 2015 Munich

Global Talk at BMW Welt

Brexit – Yes or No: Shall Britain Leave the EU?

20 Apr 2015 Singapur

AVPN Conference 2015

Driving Social Investing in Asia

24 Apr 2015 Berlin

Panel Discussion

Generation Y – Generational Report from Germany and the United States

24 Apr 2015 Bremen

Impact Session

A Business Plan for Roots of Empathy

19 May 2015 Munich

12th Lecture Series on Social Innovation

Innovation by Design

09 Jun 2015 Munich

12th Lecture Series on Social Innovation

The Future of Documentary Film in a Changing Media Landscape