CONFERENCE’21

The 23rd MFC Annual Conference – our first-ever fully virtual networking event – is a perfect opportunity for social finance professionals to network, share ideas, learn from an impressive line-up of guests and lay the groundwork for successful future partnerships. Powered by the latest technology and our team of skilled facilitators, our digital village will keep you engaged for three days of virtual sessions, peer networking, exhibitions and meeting familiar faces from the pre-Covid era. 

Watch the video invitation from the MFC Management 

Conference highlights

The 2021 theme is “Social Finance Vibe: Pandemic Reboot”—through which we’ll tackle topics around digitalisation, green microfinance and overcoming the pandemic crisis.

 Here’s what to expect: 

  • The Plenary features headline debates on key trends and burning issues facing social finance.
  • The Partner’s stage allows you to browse the booths of conference sponsors as well those of other investors, IT providers, consultancy and practitioner firms—drop by demo sessions, Q&A sessions, group huddles or individual meetings with potential new collaborators
  • The Session offers you regional roundtables, networking meetings and in-depth “meet the expert” sessions on topics around green transitioning, digitalization, crowdfunding, regulation, social enterprise sector development and more!
  • The Networking Area welcomes you for one-on-one engagement in a relaxed setting. Grab your tea or coffee and connect with social finance allies from across the world.  

Virtual networkig - quick guide

Conference platform - quick guide

Book your calendar now!

There’s never been a social finance conference like this one, so make sure not to miss out! Book your calendar for September 14–16, between 09:00 and 14:00 CET—and don’t forget to set your out-of-office email response so you can fully enjoy the great agenda we’re preparing for you! 

Registration

Thanks to our generous partners and sponsors – the European Commission and EIB Group – the conference is free-of-charge for MFC members and partners

Use this link to register. The primary language of the conference will be English (with some sessions conducted in Russian). We recommend nominating English-speaking delegates to ensure that they fully benefit from three days of networking with investors, technical experts, peer practitioners and more.  

Questions? Want to get involved? Drop us a line at: conference@mfc.org.pl

Agenda

This year, our theme is: Social Finance Vibe 2021 – Pandemic Reboot.

We’ll address important questions: How should we redefine the role of social finance in the marketplace? Do we need a radical new business model? What challenges and opportunities await us in the post-COVID world?  

Follow this link to check the latest agenda

Conference Partners and Sponsors