Collective Action. Sustainable Change.

11-12 October: Kromhouthal, Amsterdam Noord, Netherlands + online

SEWF23 took place 11-12 October in Amsterdam and it allowed participants to access world-class content, connect with thousands of other purpose-driven people and be part of the world’s largest social enterprise conversation. Participation options included online and in person in Amsterdam.

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Our annual flagship event brought together thousands of social enterprise leaders, policymakers and purpose-led people with one goal: to raise awareness of social enterprise as an expanding global mechanism for social change. Each year, we move around the world, working with a different co-host to bring you challenging, topical programmes featuring local, national and international expertise. SEWF23 was a milestone in Amsterdam’s journey to creating a well-being economy that prioritises people and the planet.

SEWF23 themes: 

  • Ecosystems: Increasing opportunities for trade, collaboration and collective action
  • Fairness: Ensuring equality and inclusion for all
  • Migration: Entrepreneurial solutions for better lives
  • New Economy: Putting people and planet first
  • Planet: Living and trading within planetary boundaries
"I came with no expectations, just curiosity. The sessions delivered beyond what I could imagine. Bringing together passionate, resilient and purpose-driven people in one place"
- SEWF Participant

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