Impact Sourcing is a socially responsible hiring methodology that has taken the Global Business Services sector by storm. A collaboration between leading companies to build more inclusive global supply chains where intentional recruitment of marginalised individuals from often disregarded communities is built into standard operating procedures.
Register now to learn more around improving your global competitiveness from leading Impact Sourcing Practitioners, buyers and individuals who have gained meaningful opportunities through this global talent engagement practice.
WEDNESDAY, 20 JANUARY
(GMT +2) 18:00
Opening Comments and Welcome
(EST) 11:05 – 11:20(GMT) 16:05 – 16:20
(GMT +2) 18:05 – 18:20
Fireside Chat: Impact Sourcing Unpacked
Impact Sourcing was birthed out of the Rockefeller Foundations Digital Jobs Africa Initiative, this quickly grew into a global focus for countries and organisations sourcing or supplying services within the Global Business Services and BPO sector who have a socially conscious approach to talent engagement.
(EST) 11:20 – 11:40(GMT) 16:20 – 16:40
(GMT+2) 18:20 – 18:40
Keynote: Impact Sourcing in Action
Join South Africa’s largest BPO, CCI represented by Martin Roe, Group Chief Executive Officer, who practice Impact Sourcing via their partner, CareerBox - as a standard operational procedure for all staff and talent sourcing. Joined by Impact Sourcing Advocate, Zondwa Mandela, Chair of the Mandela Legacy Foundation who has taken a personal interest in advocating for and promoting the opportunity Impact Sourcing can have on countries, communities, families and individuals’ lives and livelihoods.
(EST) 11:40 – 12:30(GMT) 16:40 – 17:30
(GMT+2) 18:40 – 19:30
Building Talent for Tomorrow While Supporting Today’s Youth – a panel discussion
Panelists from the World Bank, Global Mentorship Initiative, Harambee and Xceed will share their strategies for how we can leverage the global talent that underserved youth will bring to the industry, while creating opportunities that change lives and communities; and why this is critical for the future.
(EST) 12:30 – 12:45(GMT) 17:30 – 17:45
(GMT+2) 19:30 – 19:45
Impact Sourcing (Videos)
(EST) 12:45 – 1:55(GMT) 17:45 – 18:55
(GMT+2) 19:45 – 20:55
Partnerships in Action: Buyers, Suppliers & Influencers
This panel demonstrates how to unlock the power of partnering with and learning from other service provider, seasoned buyers and influencers in the Impact Sourcing space
(EST) 1:55 – 2:00(GMT) 18:55 – 19:00
(GMT+2) 20:55 – 21:00