Knott Keynote: A Better Future for British Columbia’s Social Economy

Frank Knott served as the keynote speaker and social enterprise subject matter expert at a conference entitled Realize Opportunity – 2013, held in Vancouver. The conference generated innovative ideas to celebrate the strengths of the social economy sector, build collaboration and raise the sector’s profile.

Knott’s keynote address provided his perspective on the intersections of social economy organizations, government and the private sector on community economic and social development and job creation. Knott also focused on how social economy organizations can leverage technology, especially cloud-based systems, to achiever greater sustainability, connectivity and impact.