Lean Impact: How to Innovate for Radically Greater Social Good

November 14, 2018 at 10:30 AM

Presented by Steve Nagai-Ma (Founding Partner, Flying Bird Consulting), Ann Mei Chang (Executive Director of Lean Impact, Lean Startup Co.)

Experience Level: Beginner, Intermediate

Track: Nonprofit


There are many unique challenges facing entrepreneurs when it comes to solving some of the world’s greatest social problems. This interactive workshop will illustrate how Lean methodology has helped overcome the most widespread barriers to building long-lasting, impactful, and scaled-up social enterprises. Come prepared to discuss your organization’s challenge. You’ll be guided through interactive exercises that will help you develop a value, growth and impact hypotheses, design successful experiments, validate your assumptions, and make data-driven decisions. Participants will leave with a tangible sense of how to apply the lean process to their own organizations and provide social entrepreneurs with the foundation of knowledge needed to make world-changing innovations.