National Opportunity Zone Summit

Where Impact Meets Opportunity Zones

March 11, 2019
Curtis Hotel, Denver, CO

Agenda

8:00 Opening Keynote: Where Opportunity Zones Meet Impact

8:45

9:00

9:45

10:00

11:15

Track 1

Break

Opportunity Zones 101

Business Models: New Businesses, Tandem Structures and Hybrid Structures, Subsidiaries, and Real Estate

Track 2

Break

Opportunity Zones 102

Community Ownership and Startups

Track 3

Break

OZ Law Transaction Clinic

12:00 Lunch: Keynote If Angels Invest in Unicorns, Do Heroes Invest in Racehorses, and What About the Champions and Catalysts. Case Studies

1:15

2:00

2:15

3:00

3:30

4:30

Real Estate

Small Business

Break

Nonprofits

5:30 Social Venture and Opportunity Zone Marketplace

Registration

+ National Opportunity Zones Summit Only

Registration is open to all. If you want to register just for the Opportunity Zone Summit. You can register here for $295. Early Bird Registration ends 12/15.

+ National Opportunity Zones Summit + CO Impact Days 2019

Registration is only open to accredited investors + 60 social ventures + sponsors. You can request an invitation here for $795. Early Bird Registration ends 12/15.

+ Social Venture Marketplace + Opportunity Zone Investments

CO Impact Days is Social Venture Marketplace in partnership with Commons on Champa.

+ Sponsor

+ Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers for our upcoming conference CO Impact Days. Volunteers will be needed March 7-14.

General Assistance

  • Set up badges: alpha order, attach lanyards
  • Set up signage
  • Set up registration desk w/ programs, etc.

Curtis Registration Desk

  • Set up registration desk
  • Check-in attendees: Provide name badges and handouts; Check in on registration app
  • Answer attendee questions
  • WELL-VERSED IN IFC: Ability to communicate IFC mission/goals to attendees. This is being viewed as IFC's "table top" display as well.

Curtis Directional

  • Assist with moving attendees from one location to another
  • Answer questions about where sessions are located (Map with schedule, room names, and general/mobile app info provided on-site)* Assist in placing signage
  • Misc. tasks

Curtis Room Managers

  • Facilitate Room Logistics: make sure AV is working properly; greet speaker; assist with timekeeping for the session
  • Answer general FAQs from attendees
  • Head count each session, only attendees
  • Curtis Reception Check-in

Set up registration desk

  • Check-in attendees: Provide name badges and handouts; Check in on registration app
  • Answer attendee questions
  • WELL-VERSED IN IFC: Ability to communicate IFC mission/goals to attendees. This is being viewed as IFC's "table top" display as well.

Marketplace Social Venture Set Up

  • Greet social ventures as they arrive to set up thier booth: Check-in on registration app, show them to their location, have them drop off their posters/materials and answer questions
  • Assist with poster locations/marketplace questions

Marketplace Social Venture Directional

  • Assist with moving attendees from one location to another
  • Answer questions about where sessions are located (Map with schedule, room names, and general/mobile app info provided on-site)
  • Misc. tasks

Marketplace Social Venture Marketplace

  • Use Microsoft tablets and enable website for social venture voting
  • IFC ambassadors: general FAQs and assist with social venture voting
  • Marketplace Social Venture Box Office
  • Set up guest services desk

Register/Check-in attendees; print badges on-site if needed

  • direct lobby area/volunteers
  • Answer attendee questions and general FAQs

Apply Please email Nicole Brajevich at nicole.brajevich@impactfinancecenter.org if you are interested.

+ Judge

Would you be willing to judge or help connect us to executives and contacts who might be interested in being involved? In return we would be honored to include your organization's logo as a partner on COImpactDays.org. For a small time commitment, Judges will help social ventures in Colorado pioneer new paths to drive change for a better Colorado. By vetting applications, judges will be helping organizations with substantial capital to put their dollars to work in Colorado through investments in the best social ventures. Please sign up here.

+ Social Venture Showcase May 2019

Everyone will have an opportunity to vote for the top six social ventures that will be showcased on stage in May. Please sign up for our mailing list in order to be invited to select the participants to go on stage.

Featured sessions include

  • State of the state for Opportunity Zones

  • Opportunity zones law

  • Opportunity zones accounting

  • Ownership structure

  • Alternative financing

  • Opportunity zone social venture marketplace