Experience at SOCAP12

SOCAP12, which stands for Social Capital Markets, was held this week at Ft. Mason, the rehabilitated military base overlooking picturesque San Francisco Bay.  It brings together organizations and individuals interested in social entrepreneurship, the idea that you can build a sustainable and profitable business model with a socially beneficial mission at its heart.  The company I work for, ThoughtWorks, believes strongly in this idea and its reflected in our Three Pillar Model (originally from Ben & Jerry’s).

While the conference mostly focused on social entrepreneurship in general, I mostly attended the tech-focused sessions.

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