Chicago Booth’s Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation hosts conferences and workshops on social-sector topics, bringing together academics, PhD students, and practitioners from across the world for an exchange of ideas and the generation of research opportunities.

By helping to facilitate collaboration and disseminate research findings, the Rustandy Center can cultivate new lines of inquiry into these issues and support leaders in solving the world’s toughest problems. 


Upcoming conferences will address: 

  • Economics of Social Sector Organizations

Past conference topics:

  • Evolution of impact investing in social funding markets, 
  • Strategies to address India’s sanitation crisis. Learn more about the Clean India convening here.

Doing Good is Serious Business

The Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation is the destination for people committed to helping solve complex social and environmental problems. As Chicago Booth's social impact hub, we build on the school's grounding in business fundamentals with experiential learning and research-based insights. Then, through programs, including the John Edwardson, '72, Social New Venture Challenge and training for nonprofit board members, we equip our community with the knowledge and tools to positively impact humanity.

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