Whether you’re flying solo or growing your startup, there's a community of changemakers eager to connect and support you along your journey. Join us at these events — many virtual so you can attend from anywhere in the world — and start engaging with our global impact + innovation ecosystem!


Jul 17
Open Project Night @ Impact Hub Houston
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2024 ESG Bootcamp

June 26 @ 11:00 - 13:30 CDT

Learn how ESG can drive your company’s growth with our panel of experts.

Public markets and consumers are emphasizing the importance of environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG), which means entrepreneurs can and should build ESG into their company’s foundation from the outset. This event will highlight how to do that, as well as best practices in ESG.

Investors are increasingly analyzing these non-financial factors when looking at companies to invest in. Too often, implementing these practices are an expensive and time-consuming afterthought, so we are excited to host this discussion with our partners from Nasdaq, KPMG, Wilson Sonsini, and BMO! Our expert panelists will share best practices, case studies, and tips for you to put these important foundations in place.

By attending LIVE, you will be able to join our experts, ask questions, and learn:

  • Trends in ESG important for growing companies
  • How to build ESG into your company’s foundation from the beginning
  • Best practices for measuring and communicating ESG
  • Considerations at the intersection of venture and ESG, and how governance applies to these


9:00 – 9:20 AM PT – Fireside chat: VC perspectives around findings, rulings, strategies for diversity

9:20 – 10:20 AM PT – How ESG can create a competitive advantage for entrepreneurs

10:20 – 10:25 AM PT: BREAK

10:25 AM-11:30 AM PT: How Later Stage Winners are Looking at ESG /Pre-IPO ESG implications

The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center is a 501c(3) public charity whose mission it is to make entrepreneurship accessible to all. We deliver world-class resources and mentoring to enable every entrepreneur across the globe to realize their maximum potential. Please join us and make your gift to ensure these transformative programs may continue to reach the underserved.

All Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least 48 hours in advance of this event; please send an email to [email protected] with the subject header ACCOMMODATION REQUEST. For assistance with registration or other technical difficulties, please contact [email protected]


June 26
11:00 - 13:30 CDT
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