AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Social Solutions Global announced today that Robert F. Smith, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Vista Equity Partners will join Social Solutions Global CEO Kristin Nimsger for a keynote fireside chat at the Impact Summit in Austin, Texas on September 27-29, 2017.
Hosted by Social Solutions Global, the Impact Summit is a unique experience for nonprofit leaders to get different perspectives from the philanthropic community. In addition to this special keynote fireside chat, attendees will have the opportunity to learn in a collaborative environment, brainstorm new ideas, share product knowledge, and take advantage of unrivaled networking opportunities.
“We are thrilled to have Robert with us. As an engineer, inventor, and software investor, he will offer attendees his unique approach to solving problems, mobilizing data, and focusing on impact in the world of philanthropy,” said Kristin Nimsger. “This is an exciting opportunity to hear from one of the world’s leading business executives and philanthropists on how to make a meaningful difference.”
Mr. Smith is also the Chairman of Carnegie Hall, the Chairman of RFK Human Rights, and the Founding Director and President of Fund II Foundation. Mr. Smith’s business achievements and global philanthropic works have received recognition from numerous entities ‐ including the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Chair’s Award, SEO’s Reginald F. Lewis Achievement Award, the Humanitarian of the Year Award from the Robert Toigo Foundation, the Ripple of Hope Award from the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights, the Award of Excellence from the National Association of Investment Companies, the Pierre Toussaint Award from the Archdiocese of New York, and the Columbia University BBSA Distinguished Alumni Award. He was recently featured in the Chronicle of Philanthropy’s annual “Philanthropy 50” list and was recognized for his leadership at Cornell University with the naming of the Robert Frederick Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
The Impact Summit will include over 65 hours of hands-on training and practice workshops and will kick-off with an announcement of its annual Impact Award recipients.
Learn more about the event by visiting www.sparkyourimpact.com.
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Social Solutions Global, the provider of Efforts to Outcomes (ETO®) and Apricot Software™, is the leader in outcomes management software for human service organizations, making data useful at all levels, from frontline staff to executive leaders. Learn more at www.socialsolutions.com.