Join ‘A Billion to Gain?’ 2014 from a distance: Livestream available!

29 August, 2014

Livestream: ‘’A Billion to Gain?’’ 2014 from a distance

Registration for ‘’A Billion to Gain?’’ is now closed, but we welcome you to join our morning session on the 3rd of September through livestream: from 10.00 till 12.10 CET via this livestreamlink. Also, follow us on Twitter: #abtg2014.


What to expect in the livestream:

10.00 – 10.10      Welcome by Koos Timmermans (Vice-chairman Management Board ING)

10-10 – 10.40      Key-note by Adjiedj Bakas (Trendwatcher)

10.40 – 10.55      The making of 'A Billion to Gain?' 2014 by Roy Budjhawan (Head ING Microfinance)

10.55 – 11.20      Presentation ING-NpM study ‘A Billion to Gain?' 2014 by Mark Cliffe (Chief Economist ING)

11.20 – 11.30      Key-note by Jeroen Roodenburg (Director DDE, Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

11.30 – 11.45      Key-note by Jonathan Morduch (Professor at NYU, author of Portfolios of the Poor)

11.45 – 12.10      Paneldiscussion on optimizing social impact with

  • Robert Lensink (Professor at University of Groningen)
  • Jonathan Morduch (Professor at NYU, author of Portfolios of the Poor)
  • Vijay Mahajan (CEO Basix, India)
  • Kwame Owusu-Boateng (CEO Opportunity International, Ghana)

For more information, find here the complete programme of the day.


Videos and summary reports on the breakout-sessions will follow, so check our website frequently!

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