Posner Symposium: Big & Bad Ideas in Collaboration

  •  February 27, 2020 - February 28, 2020
     8:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Posner’s 2nd Annual Symposium is February 27-28 at the Posner Center in Denver, Colorado.

Early Bird Registration is Now Open


Register for the Symposium here.

 This event is open to the public.
Check out program highlights, speakers and event logistics here.

Program Highlights

Day 1:
Monitoring & Evaluation Workshops (optional)
in collaboration with Regis University Development Practice
Global Session: Hands-on Training for Mobile Data Collection with Kobo Toolbox
Evaluating Intangibles: Practical Approaches, Methods, and Tools
Kurt Wilson, Ph.D., Affiliate Faculty, Regis University Development Practice | President, Effect X

Social Entrepreneurship Workshops (optional)
in collaboration with CU-Denver’s Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship
Emotional & Contextual Intelligence for Global Entrepreneurs
Jim LoPresti, Ph.D., Instructor, University of Colorado Business School | President, CohereUS Consulting
Entrepreneurial Mindset Framework: Empower all Team Members to Become Impact Agents
Jung Park, Adjunct Professor, Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship | Strategist & Speaker

Networking Reception
@ the Posner Center
Day 2:

Plenary and break-out track sessions on:

Collaborating to Empower Local Entrepreneurs
Putting Power in the Hands of Local Entrepreneurs
Devin Hibbard, Founder & CEO of Street Business School

Collaborating on Community-led Solutions
Movement for Community-led Development
 John Coonrod, PhD., Exec VP, The Hunger Project & Co-founder of the Movement for Community-led Development
Montserrat Salazar Gamboa, The Hunger Project’s Mexico Country Director

Collaborating for Local Capacity Development
Growing Local Solution Creators and Architects of Change

Ann Hudock, President and CEO of Counterpart International

Networking Reception
@ Improper City


Interested in sponsoring or partnering with us on the 2020 Posner Symposium?

See our sponsor and partner packages and please reach out to our Development and Communications Director.

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Thank You to Our Early Partners & Sponsors












Venue Phone: 720-382-7631

Venue Website:

1031 33rd St., Denver, Colorado, 80205, United States