Call for Papers/Speakers

Call for Papers/Speakers

Purpose: The purpose of this form is to provide the faculty (i.e. impact leaders, mentor intrapreneurs, project champions) of The Global Intrapreneur Network powered by Tacit Growth Strategies (TGS-GIN) with information about the prospective featured speaker and their preferred presentation topic(s) based upon their own competencies for screening, selection, and scheduling. With the exception of contact information, all of the information in this form may be communicated to members of the Global Intrapreneur Network and other meeting registrants to garner interest and maximize attendance.

The Global Intrapreneur Network meets virtually every other month (i.e. January, March, May, July, September, November) on the last Tuesday of the month at 11am CST.

Please submit this form electronically no later than thirty (30) days prior to your designated speaking date and email your presentation in MS PowerPoint no later than two (2) business weeks prior to the date of the speaking engagement to Mrs. La Juana Chambers Lawson at

What is impact investing?

Tacit Growth Strategies is an impact investment firm meaning we seek to support projects that yield beneficial social & environmental outcomes, in addition to generating financial returns.

How does TGS measure impact?

As part of its burgeoning corporate impact think tank initiative, Tacit Growth Strategies gathers data and co-creates impact metrics with performance-tracking frameworks like the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).

Presentation Topics:
UN Sustainable Development Goals (The 17 Goals) – The Sustainable Development Goals are a blueprint for fighting poverty and hunger, confronting the climate crisis, achieving gender equality and much more, within the next ten years. At a time of great uncertainty, the SDGs show the way forward to a strong recovery from COVID-19 and a better future for all on a safe and healthy planet.

1. No Poverty
2. Zero Hunger
3. Good Health and Well-Being
4. Quality Education
5. Gender Equality
6. Clean Water and Sanitation
7. Affordable and Clean Energy
8. Decent Work and Economic Growth
9. Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
10. Reduced Inequalities
11. Sustainable Cities and Communities
12. Responsible Consumption and Production
13. Climate Action
14. Life Below Water
15. Life on Land
16. Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
17. Partnerships for the Goals

Preferred Presentation Date(s)