New Economy Dialogues: Rethink the role of finance and learn more about the ecosystem with a positive socio-environmental impact

The free event, organized by Sitawi and Collective Loan Platform, takes place from October 13 to 15.

The market for investments in socio-environmental impact businesses has been growing at a fast pace and is increasingly within the reach of a greater number of Brazilians. To discuss the potential of this market and leverage social and environmental impact businesses in Brazil, Sitawi and the Collective Loan Platform promote the digital event “Dialogues of the New Economy” that will bring together more than 20 guests including business leaders from the Third Sector and experts in impact investing. Registration is free and can be done here.

The opening panel of the event will take place on October 13, at 6:30 pm, with the participation of Leonardo Letelier, CEO of Sitawi. On October 14th and 15th, six panels will be held – three a day – with debates between specialists and business leaders, focusing on different themes: “Investment that Transforms”; “The Power of Impact Business”; “Promoting Social and Environmental Entrepreneurship”; Investment Portfolio and Purpose”; “The Value of the Standing Forest in the Amazon” and “What the New Economy is Made of”.


The event will have several guests, including the global director of Sustainability at Natura, Denise Hills; the journalist and author of the blog Ideias Renováveis at EXAME, Alexandre Mansur; the executive director of Sistema B Internacional and impact entrepreneur, Marcel Fukayama; the co-founder of TransEmprego and ambassador of the Rede da Mulher Empreendedora, Maitê Schneider; the partner and head of Sustainability at XP Private, Marina Cançado; the journalist and editor of Projeto #Colabora, Agostinho Vieira, the finance analyst at CNN, Priscila Yazbek and the director of Brazilian news at Bloomberg Línea, Toni Sciarretta.

Also confirmed are the co-founder of FAMA Investimentos, Fábio Alperowitch; the director of the FELICITY project in Brazil, Gustavo Ribeiro; the executive manager of Instituto Sabin, Gabriel Cardoso; the co-founder and president of Instituto Humanitas360 and Civi-co, Patrícia Villela Marino; the CEO of Stattus 4, Marília Lara; the CEO of 100% Amazônia, Fernanda Stefani, the coordinator of impact investments at Sitawi, Aline Decarli, economist and writer of the book 'Investing is for everyone', Eduardo Moreira, among other great names.

The Collective Lending Platform

Since 2019, the Sitawi operates through the Collective Loan Platform, connecting investors and entrepreneurs with socio-environmental impact. The platform operates on the peer-to-peer lending model, which allows, in a digital way, the transfer of financial resources from one person directly to another person or company, allowing anyone to invest in businesses with a positive socio-environmental impact. Six Business Rounds have already been held, supporting 21 impact businesses and mobilizing more than R$10 million through 553 investors. know more about the Platform.

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