Innovative business models in the non-profit sector

Activity: Talk or presentation typesTalk or presentation (not at a conference)Professional


The past few years have seen significant changes in the world, with concrete consequences for the impact and not-for-profit sector. As a result, there has been an uptick in interest and activities around new business models for non-profits, with various degrees of success.

The workshop will bring together world- class specialists and interested institutions to encourage collective discussion encompassing a range of experiences. We will map out pathways for 21st-century business models capable of delivering sustained and effective impact within the non-profit sector.

The objectives of the workshop are to:
1. Learn from experienced players from different backgrounds on the current land- scape for innovative business models for the non-profit sector;
2. Foster new connections and new networks to support innovative business models for non-profits;
3. Set the scene for a conference on innovative business models to be held in 2019; and
4. Inform the Luc Hoffmann Institute’s own strategy and business model going forward.

I gave a presentation on innovative business models in the non-profit sector. Focussing on changes in the non-profit sector, changing roles of the major players in the sector, the range of non-profit business models, an examples of current innovative non-profit business models.
Period6 Nov 2018
Event titleInnovatie business models for non-profits
Event typeWorkshop
LocationGland, SwitzerlandShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • business models
  • non-profit organisations
  • non-profit business models
  • innovative non-profit business models
  • non-profit sector