Webinars

The Boundless webinar series addresses a range of issues concerning the emerging field of impact investing. Our experts discuss new industries addressing big environmental or social challenges, and innovative business and financing models that enable impact investors to be more creative with their capital.

Upcoming Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

Antibiotic Resistance: How Technologies Can Stem this Global Health Trend

Dr. Margaret Riley, Sam Kass, Tim Brown, and Joe Crabb
This webinar discusses how investors can help curb this ecological and public health issue.
November 19th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET

Past Webinars

Past Webinars

Opportunity Zones: Impact Vehicle or Dubious Tax Haven?

Kevin Matz, Nicole Chavas, Rob Lalka, Chris Schultz, and Anne Driscoll
Speakers discussed how investors can create true social and economic impact by investing in Opportunity Zones.
October 8th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET
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The Future of Packaging – Investing in a Sustainable Economy

Charlie Schwartze, Andrew Meyer, and Michael Bilodeau
Speakers discussed the latest market trends and emerging technologies in the sustainable packaging industry.
July 10th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Investing in Alternative Proteins – The End of Meat?

Bruce Friedrich, Lisa Feria, Ethan Brown
Speakers discussed market trends and how to identify technologies that will dominate the alternative proteins industry.
July 10th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET
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K-12 Student Learning Products: Narrowing the Learning Gap for Underprivileged Students

Genevieve Hartman, Michele Demers
Speakers discussed a joint study that measured the efficacy of learning tools on disadvantaged students.
June 11th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Is the End of Recycling in Sight? Why Waste to Value Might be the Industry to Bet On

Caitlin Sparks, Rob Kaplan, Karen Luken
Speakers discussed technology innovations and financing strategies for converting waste into food, fuel, and other profitable by-products.
May 7th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Climate Finance: New Ways of Quantifying Risk

Barbara Buchner, Samantha Medlock, Stan Bronson
Speakers discussed new means of mapping and measuring climate risk within the financial services industry.
April 24th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Data-Driven Climate Impact Analysis: Scientifically Gauging What’s Real and What’s Hype

Michele Demers, Dr. Daniel Zachary, Giffen Ott
Speakers discussed a new assessment tool that uses proprietary environmental and financial metrics to measure the climate impact of Synova.
March 13th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET
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The Longevity Economy: Preserving the Health & Wealth of Adults 50+

Jody Holtzman, Dr. Joon Yun, Heather Holmes
Speakers discussed investment trends and business innovations aimed at meeting the health and financial needs of older adults.
February 13th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Conflict Minerals: Can Due Diligence End Bloodshed?

Chris Demers, Lauren Compere, Raphaël Deberdt
Speakers discussed how investors can reduce bloodshed in mineral-rich countries plagued by armed violence.
January 15th, 2019, 2pm - 3pm ET
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The U.N. Sustainable Development Goals: An Important Benchmark for Impact Investing?

Esther Pan Sloane, Christin ter Braak-Forstinger, Inna Amesheva
Speakers discussed why and how investors can use the SDGs as a benchmark for impact investing.
December 12th, 2018, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Building Regional Food Systems: Impact Investing from Farm to Fork

Cynthia Rothschild Jaggi, Gigi Lee Chang, Kris Schumacher, and Tom McDougall
Speakers discussed investing strategies to build U.S. regional food systems.
November 7th, 2018, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Workforce Ed Tech: How Investors Can Have the Most Impact

Jean Hammond, Tetyana Astashkina, Andre Bennin, and Helen Adeosun
Speakers discussed impact investing strategies to scale up workforce ed tech in the United States.
October 23rd, 2018, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Addressing the Opioid Epidemic through Impact Investing

Doug Leslie, Sabrina Spitaletta, Armando Pauker & Barry Hayut
Speakers discussed impact investing strategies to address the opioid crisis in the United States.
September 26th, 2018, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Data-Driven Impact: A New Era of Impact Measurement

Michele Demers, David Shrier, Jonathan Stearns
Speakers discussed the need for new and improved impact measurement techniques
July 18th, 2018, 11am - 12pm ET
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The Latest ESG Investing Tools and Strategies

Timothy P. Dunn and Gabe Rissman
Speakers discussed how ESG practices can improve financial performance
June 13th, 2018, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Capital From the Ground Up: Impact Investing in Soil Health

Russ Conser, Jacob Israelow, Paul McMahon
Speakers discussed how sustainable practices can improve soil health and increase returns
May 22nd, 2018, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Impact Investing and Cancer: Innovative Approaches and Treatments

Michele Park, Laura Indolfi, Keri Donaldson & David Balekdjian
Speakers discussed innovative investing strategies to treat and prevent cancer.
April 17th, 2018, 2pm - 3pm
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Decentralizing the Grid: How Can Blockchain and Ledger Technologies Transform the Energy Economy?

Kam Kudla, Kevin Chen, Caitlin Sparks, Jason Holt
Speakers discussed the potential of ledger technologies to disrupt the energy sector
March 14th, 2018, 2pm - 3pm ET
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Environmental Impact Bonds: Conserving Water to Generate Returns

Eric Letsinger, Zach Knight, Gabriel Thoumi
Speakers discussed investing in environmental impact bonds for water conservation.
February 13th, 2018, 2pm - 3pm
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Charter School Finance: Empowering Education through Municipal Bonds

Rishi Ganti, Stuart Ellis, Jason Appelt, Lisa May
Speakers discussed impact investing in improving student outcomes in charter schools through municipal bonds.
January 16th, 2018, 2pm - 3pm
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Latest Trends in Energy Storage: Accelerating Toward a Renewable Energy Economy

Jason Holt & Joshua Posamentier
Speakers discussed business models that can help transition to a renewable energy economy.
November 16th, 2017, 2pm - 3pm
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Returns on Nature: Impact Investing in Land Conservation

Mike Higuera, Jimmy Stice & Kirby Rosplock
Speakers engaged in a discussion about conservation finance and impact investing in land conservation.
November 1st, 2017, 2pm - 3pm
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Impact Investing and Chronic Disease: How New Business Models Can Bring Healthcare Cost Down

Ed Greissing & Manmeet Kaur
Speakers discussed innovative healthcare models to reduce healthcare costs in disadvantaged communities
September 20th, 2017, 2pm - 3pm
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Labor Lens Investing: Impact Investing to Address Forced Labor and Drive More Ethical Supply Chains

Mark Pinsky, Dan Viederman
Speakers discussed how impact investing can address ethics throughout the supply chain
June 13th, 2017, 2pm - 3pm
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The Plight of the Monarch Butterfly – Can Conservation Finance Help?

Alex Echols, Ben Guillon, Shaun Paul
Speakers engaged in a discussion about utilizing conservation finance mechanisms to restore the monarch habitat
May 16th, 2017, 2pm - 3pm
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Impact Investing in Off-Grid Electricity: Increasing Energy Access in Developing Markets

Najada Kumbuli, Lisa Scheible Willems, Sapna Shah
Speakers discussed opportunities for developing innovative energy financing mechanisms in developing markets
March 16th, 2017, 2pm - 3pm
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Climate Change and Energy Policies: How The Trump Administration May Affect Impact Investing

Gregory Wetstone, David Crane
Speakers discussed the political climate of investing in clean energy
February 8th, 2017, 2pm - 3pm
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Health Effects of Air Pollution: Identifying Clean Air Technologies

Elise Zoli, Katy Walker, Zhmin Mao
Speakers discussed the health and economic risks of pollution along with business models improving air quality
January 11th, 2017, 1pm - 2pm
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Strengthening Food Systems: Increasing Access to Healthy Food

Alisha Coleman-Jensen, Ben Chesler, Craig Wichner
Speakers discussed how investors can drive capital to business models making healthy food more accessible
December 13th, 2016, 2pm - 3pm
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Next Generation Primary Care: Emerging Models that Improve Access and Control Spending

Sean Schantzen, Ben Wanamaker
Speakers outlined opportunities to reduce healthcare costs through innovative financing
November 16th, 2016, 2pm - 3pm
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Rising Sea Level: Understanding the Facts & Looking Ahead to Economic Impacts

John Englander, Michael Emmerman
Speakers discussed climate resilience and the effects of sea level rise
September 21st, 2016, 2pm - 3pm
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Food Waste Solutions: Impact and Profit in an Emerging Industry

Sarah Vared, Katy Franklin
Speakers discussed innovative business models reducing food waste
July 13th, 2016, 2pm - 3pm
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Investing in Renewables: Private vs. Public: How Solar and Wind are Driving Down Electricity Prices and Changing the Math on Energy

David Smith, Rob Day
Speakers discussed the economics and trends of renewable energy.
May 24th, 2016, 2pm - 3pm
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Are Social Impact Bonds Making and Impact: How Pay-for-Success Vehicles Address Complex Social Challenges

Steven Goldberg, Jeremy Keele, Marya Stark
Speakers discussed the pros and cons of social impact bonds
March 26th, 2016, 2pm - 3pm
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Investing in the New Healthcare Economy

David Chase, Daniel Lubin
Speakers discussed how technology, impact investing and new financing models are transforming healthcare
December 15th, 2015, 2pm - 3pm
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Impact Investing in Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Moving Capital to the Best Entrepreneurs Through SME Finance

Mark Straub, Janet McKinley
Speakers discussed insights on the SME Finance Market
November 10th, 2015, 2pm - 3pm
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Impact Investing in Food Waste Solutions: Ending One of America’s Biggest Waste Issues

Gray Peckham, Ron Gonen, Roni Neff
Speakers discussed innovations in food waste driving returns for impact investors
October 14th, 2015, 2pm - 3pm
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How to Make a Program-Related Investment from a Donor-Advised Fund

David Levitt, Tim Freundlich
Speakers discussed the steps to implementing a successful PRI from a DAF
July 1st, 2015, 2pm -
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Impact Investing in Our Natural Habitat

Joe Whitworth, Marc Diaz
Speakers discussed how conservation finance can help preserve the environment
May 20th, 2015, 2pm -
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Impact Investing to Fight Alzheimer’s

Aspasia Moundros, Howard Fillit, Lennart Mucke
Speakers discussed how impact investing can address this timely healthcare issue 
April 21st, 2015, 4pm -
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Impact Investing in African Sustainable Agriculture

Rechel Serotta, John Simon
Speakers discussed opportunities for investing in this emerging market
December 13th, 2016, -
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Impact Investing in Affordable Housing

Speakers discussed impact investing in affordable housing.
March 5th, 2015, -
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US Sustainable Agriculture: How Investors Are Reshaping Food Systems

Grey Peckman, David Nicole
Speakers discussed how investors can drive capital toward sustainable food systems
January 21st, 2015, -
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Measuring Impact in US K-12 Ed Tech

Alexa Cortes Culwell
Boundless discussed opportunities in United States K-12 education technology.
December 11th, 2014, -
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What is Impact Investing?

Boundless discussed everything investors need to know about impact investing
October 9th, 2014, -
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Cultivating Capital: Financing Sustainable Farmland

David Nicola, Howard Fischer, Chris Larson & Christina Grace
Speakers discussed impact investing to create healthier, more sustainable food systems.
December 13th, 2017, 4pm - 5pm