8:30am - 6:00PM

[POSTPONED] SOCAP365 PNW: Impact Investing in the Pacific NW

Social Capital Markets (SOCAP), the premier conference at the intersection of money and meaning, returns to the Pacific NW for a full-day convening to deepen the conversation, expand the community and activate financing to solve the world’s most pressing challenges.


Sponsorship Opportunities Now Available

We invite organizations interested in partnering with us to shape and grow the marketplace for social entrepreneurs and impact investors in the Pacific Northwest to support this 2nd annual gathering focused on impact investment. Please email Steve Johnson (steve@impacthubseattle.com) for more details.


8:00 Registration Opens

9:00 Opening Plenary: Closing the Racial Wealth Gap

10:30 Breakout Sessions I

  • Impact Investing Across Asset Classes
  • Decarbonizing the Built Environment
  • Opportunity Zones: What Are They and What’s Next?

11:45 Networking Lunch

1:00 Breakout Sessions II

  • Investing in Indigenous Communities
  • Global Health: Leading Voices from the PNW Region
  • Preserving Oceans and Fisheries in the Pacific Northwest

2:15 Coffee Break

2:45 Breakout Sessions III (Workshop Format)

  • Impact Measurement and Management
  • Food Systems Demo Day
  • Investing Locally

4:30 Closing Plenary: Cross Sector Collaboration for Regional Progress

5:30 Networking Reception

Confirmed Speakers

Mayor Jenny Durkan, City of Seattle

Richard Woo, CEO, Russell Family Foundation

Teresa Wells, Managing Director, Tiedemann Advisors

Nick Flores, Director of Impact Investing, The CAPROCK Group

Paul Shoemaker, Founding President, Social Venture Partners International

David Wertheimer, Director, Community and Civic Engagement, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Sayer Jones, Director Mission Related Investing, Meyer Memorial Trust

Tim Freundlich, CEO, ImpactAssets

Jane Reisman, Founder, ORS Impact

Sachi Shenoy, Chief Impact Officer and Co-Founder, Upaya Social Ventures

Uma Sekar, Impact & ESG Manager, Capria

Dena Morris, President, Washington Global Health Alliance

Stephen Green, Director, Head of Labs Portland, WeWork

Erika Lindholm, VP, Senior Business Lender, Craft3

Michael Lufkin, Local Food Economy Manager, King County

Nicole Bradbury, Operations Partner, Renewal Funds

Sarah Lee, Project Director, Washington State Department of Commerce

Ernie Rasmussen, Senior Planner of Economic Development, Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation

Julie Knott, Interim Executive Director, Clallam Economic Development Corporation

Kate Simonen, Associate Professor at University of Washington Department of Architecture

Don Davies, President, Magnusson Klemencic Associates

















Quick Info

  • February 11, 2019
  • 8:30am - 6:00PM
  • SOCAP365,
  • Impact Hub