Frequently Asked Questions

Please find our FAQs below. If you do not find the answer to your question here, please feel free to contact us at, we will be pleased to assist you.

Who should attend the GSG Impact Summit 2019?

GSG welcomes all stakeholders of the Impact Economy – Asset Owners, Asset Managers, Impact Entrepreneurs, Policy Makers & Regulators, and, Field Builders (including Professional Services). GSG Impact Summit 2019 will outline the contours of the disruptive Impact Economy of the future and encourages all to find their roles in this shared future.

Is there a published agenda for the GSG Impact Summit 2019?

A full agenda will be published in June. The structure of the summit is currently available here.

What is the cost of the event and what is included?

Donor passes start at $100 and increase each month to a maximum of $500. We encourage attendees to secure their donor pass as early as possible. All conference charges are in US Dollars ($).

The donor pass includes access to the two days of conference (18-19 November) plus drinks/dinner as applicable on those evenings. Moreover, up to 30 June, it also includes an option to attend the Entrepreneur Catalyst Day by SOCAP. From 1 July onwards, the access to this will be $50 only.

Accommodation is not included in your Donor Pass.

Is Accommodation included?

No. We are holding special hotel rates for Summit attendees. You can find details of local hotels along with these rates on our accommodation page. We encourage attendees to book accommodation as soon as their conference place has been confirmed as there are a limited number of discounted rooms available.

I would like to speak at the Conference or have a topic idea.

The content and speakers are decided on by our Summit Steering Committee. If you have an idea for content or wish to speak, please email a brief paragraph to Speakers will be contacted by end of May and all speakers announced by end of June 2019. We regret that we cannot incorporate all requests to speak into our agenda.

Can I pay for my registration on arrival at the conference?

No, registration closes on 30 October and we do not accept walk-ins at the Summit.

What are the conference payment terms and cancellation policy?

We do not offer refunds on donor passes. However, if you can no longer attend, a colleague can take your pass. Please email by 30 October to request a substitution.

I’m a journalist, can I attend the GSG Summit for free?

Journalists who work full time or freelance for recognised news outlets can attend the GSG Summit on a complimentary basis. This includes the Dinners. We are unable to cover media travel or accommodation costs. Please note that we have a limited number of complimentary media places available. To enquire about press accreditation please contact

Can I attend the Inaugural Dinner on 17 November?

The Inaugural Dinner is invitation only. Summit Donor Passes do not give access to this Dinner. However, our Platinum Donor Pass for only $2000 gives you access to the Inaugural Dinner, special post-summit reception with Sir Ronald Cohen, acknowledgement as a Platinum Donor on the Summit microsite, and, a VIP registration desk. Speakers are also invited to attend this Dinner.

Can we become a partner of the event?

If you are interested in becoming a partner, please contact We always create room to have Sponsor Partners, Media Partners and Outreach Partners involved in the Summit.

Can we distribute our own literature at the event?

We discourage printing of hard copies to ensure the Summit is as sustainable as possible. Only our partners are able to distribute any materials at the Summit.

What is the Gold Donor Pass?

The Gold Donor Pass gives all the benefits of the Summit Donor Pass, plus dedicated registration desks on arrival at the Summit, a ticket to the after party with Sir Ronald Cohen, and acknowledgement as a Gold Donor on the Summit microsite.

What is the Platinum Donor Pass?

The Platinum Donor Pass gives all the benefits of the Summit Donor Pass, plus a ticket to the Inaugural Dinner, dedicated registration desks on arrival at the Summit, a ticket to the after party with Sir Ronald Cohen, and acknowledgement as a Platinum Donor on the Summit microsite.

Can I attend the Entrepreneur Catalyst Day?

Organised by SOCAP, the Entrepreneur Catalyst Day takes place the day after the Summit (20 November). Access to the event is included in the Summit Donor Pass until 30 June (for which you must tick the option), after which they will cost $50.  Attendees must purchase a Summit Donor Pass to register for this event. Places are limited.

Can I follow you on social media?

Follow the Summit at #GSGSummit #PowerOfImpact @GSGimpinv