What’s Next Interview: David Hodgson of The IdeaHive and International Futures Forum

As part of our partnership with the Social Capital Markets Conference 2010, we are featuring a series of interviews with key conference participants. Don’t forget to get your 30% discount by using the code “3P30″ when you register!

David Hodgson is a Principal with The IdeaHive and a Converger with The International Futures Forum.  He is also curating the Innovation in International Development track for Socap.

Watch my interview with David to learn:

  • How David is working to inject environmentalism into the social enterprise conversation
  • Why David is heartened by the international social enterprise community
  • How natural disasters are bringing the movement to the forefront of the public’s consciousness
  • Why the biosphere economy is the next big thing in social enterprise

Amie runs Cobblestone Solutions, LLC, a consultancy focusing on business development, marketing, communications and strategy for mission driven companies. Previously, Amie served as Director of Business Development for Viv (a Bay Area environmental start-up), Program Manager for Social Venture Technology Group (a boutique consulting firm focused on measuring social and environmental impact), and Associate Consultant at Bain & Co (a global management consulting firm). She is particularly interested in innovations that reduce waste, altering consumer behavior for good, and leveraging the power of business to solve the climate crisis. You can read more from her on her blog, on GreenBiz.com, and on JustMeans.