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Winners 2019

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Innovative Financing

In a Round Table that took place in Cairo in July 2019, two recurrent themes cut across the experts that discussed specific questions: partly automated data generation systems as well as matchmaking by pooling different sources of capital.

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Solutions Database

We aim to identify and foster innovative technology that tries to solve basic supply problems around the globe. See some of the most promising solutions in our database.

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Storytelling Online Tool

Learn how stories of your enterprise can become an asset for your company and change your business life. Develop your own social enterprise storyline in our Storytelling Online Tool.

 

 

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epExpert Service

Siemens Stiftung is looking for professionals who are interested in voluntarily supporting some of our empowering people. Network member organisations in the field, while Siemens Stiftung is covering the travel & living expenses.

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Network Update

March 2020

This month's empowering people. Update features interesting blogposts, latest news about the activities in the network as well as events, dates and much more.

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Handpicking the Best Entries for epAward 2019

Our technical evaluation partner AT-Association examined each and every submitted project to choose the top solutions competing to win this year's award.

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Shortlisted Solutions are Highly Impactful and Scalable

Impact investment experts Intellecap assessed the business sustainability of shortlisted entries to narrow down to the best!

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The Art of Pitching

epNetwork members and award winners share handy tips to inspire our 11 finalists before the big pitch at the epAward ceremony. Know the absolute do's and don'ts to grab the attention and create an impression.

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