UniversityPRESS RELEASE: In_Pact Forum
April 9, 2018
April 9, 2018

MAKATI CITY, Philippines – Despite the fast evolution of technologies and considerable economic growth, development still remain uneven among sectors. These situations pave way non-traditional actors to contribute and develop solutions to various social problems.

To help cultivate and ignite these social innovations, De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde’s (DLS-CSB) Hub of Innovation for Inclusion (HiFi), the Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST), and its flagship program DigiBayanihan (DB) will be hosting the inauguration of the Innovation for Inclusive Impact (In_Pact) Asia Forum. It will be held on April 13, Friday, at the Multipurpose Hall, Henry Sy Building, De La Salle University.

The Forum will highlight the use of digital technology and creative thinking, to spark ideas in creating social innovation for sustainable development. It will discuss social innovation ecosystem in the Philippines and learn best shared practices from international experts and thought leaders. The event will gather over 250 participants from national and local government, private sectors, NGOs and civil society sector, academic institutions, and venture philantrophy in Asia.

“The complexity of innovation, investment for inclusive impact is the cornerstone of sustainable growth. Look forward to bring all the actors who are involved in active social impact,” said Sreenivas Narayanan, Managing Director of ASSIST.

To register to In_Pact Asia Forum 2018, please visit or email us at [email protected] for inquiries.

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