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BOLDtalks Innovation 2013

BOLDtalks Innovation 2013 is an intimate and impactful gathering that brings together an informative variety of discussions by innovation leaders, research experts, product developers, designers and business leaders, who will analyse the region’s innovation status, highlight corporate institutions’ and government’s engagements in this space, as well as looking at challenges, triumphs, and inspiring solutions by a selection of some fascinating regional case-studies."

Genny Ghanimeh from Pi Slice talked about Social Entrepreneurship.

Pi Slice is a web based social platform which represents a new channel of funding for Micro Finance Institutions.

Its framework is a unique connecting system that links individuals and companies who wish to invest with MENA based MFIs that in turn use the funds to provide micro-credit to their customers.

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BOLDtalks Innovation 2013

  1. 1. What is Innovation?
  2. 2. We have to learn the rules like a pro, so we can break them like an artist. Pablo Picasso
  3. 3. What is Social Responsible Innovation?
  4. 4. MARCH 2010 MARCH 2012 MARCH 2011
  5. 5. The MENA region is home to approximately: 370 million inhabitants of which at least 26 percent are estimated to live on less than USD $2 /day
  6. 6. It is estimated that there are approx. 6 million households eligible for a microfinance loan and that there is a gap of approx. 3 million potential microfinance customers in need of funding for a total of nearly $3.5 billion in growth loan portfolio
  7. 7. Pi Slice is a web based social platform which represents a new channel of funding for Micro Finance Institutions.
  8. 8. MENA ONLINE BUYING MARKET MENA INTERNET USAGE 72 MILLION 58 MILLION 2+ HOURS 14% USERS $91 BILLION Internet Users Social Media Users Online Daily Buy Online Online Transactions PI SLICE OPPORTUNTIY ENGAGE 50 MILLION PEOPLE
  9. 9. JOB CREATION FOR MICRO-ENTREPRENEURS DIRECT FAMILY CLOSE COMMUNITY GOVERNMENT
  10. 10. What are the Challenges?
  11. 11. .. And what are the Lessons?

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BOLDtalks Innovation 2013 is an intimate and impactful gathering that brings together an informative variety of discussions by innovation leaders, research experts, product developers, designers and business leaders, who will analyse the region’s innovation status, highlight corporate institutions’ and government’s engagements in this space, as well as looking at challenges, triumphs, and inspiring solutions by a selection of some fascinating regional case-studies." Genny Ghanimeh from Pi Slice talked about Social Entrepreneurship. Pi Slice is a web based social platform which represents a new channel of funding for Micro Finance Institutions. Its framework is a unique connecting system that links individuals and companies who wish to invest with MENA based MFIs that in turn use the funds to provide micro-credit to their customers.

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