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Aligned Investing Global:  Success in a Triple Bottom Line world.


Speaker   Moderator   Facilitator   Curator   Expert 


“The entire audience was captivated from the moment Tami started speaking."

Kevin Ho, former President, AIESEC Yale University     

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Tami Kesselman to Inspire your



  •  Investors:  Investing for the Future: Achieving Alpha with Impact Investment Strategies

  •  Entrepreneurs:  Scaling SMART: 10 Paths to Improving Your Financial & Impact Returns

  •  Foundations & Family Offices:  From Grantmaking to Venture Philanthropy


SAG-AFTRA Speaker  |  Moderator  |  Facilitator  |  Curator  |  Expert 

  • Harvard Business School  Social Enterprise Conference (SECON 2016, 2017)

  • Harvard Kennedy School  Social Enterprise Conference (SECON 2018)

  • University of Pennsylvania  ENDEVVR Accelerator

  • Yale University  Youth2Business Conference

  • United Nations  FAF Global Youth Assembly

  • Nexus Asia  Regional Summit, Thailand

  • HULT Prize  Finalist Summer Accelerator

Technology for Development
  • Social Good Summit Brazil  (Panelist)  "Technology for Social Good"   

  • Youth Assembly at the UN  (Moderator/Keynote/Panelist)  "Unwired Generation: Opportunities for Youth Impact" 

  • LATISM Bloggiera Annual Meeting  (Keynote)  "Blogger Role in Fostering Transparency & Inspiration in Social Impact"  

  • MIT Enterprise Forum (Interlocutor)  "How to Make Complex Technological Concepts Irresistible [for Funding]

  • USAID with Village Capital  (Facilitator)   East Africa mHealth Accelerator Launch 

  • UN Transformational Leadership Course  (Curriculum Development Committee)   Founding Faculty

  • Change Heroes;  Plant-a-Fish;  1Liter of Light  (Board Retreats, CEO Coach)   Management Strategy Sessions

  • Reflections on Creating Opportunity  Carousel TV.  Watch here   (featured guest)

  • Shifting Gears – Professional Transitions   Harvard-Radcliffe Women's Leadership Conference & Renaissance Weekends  (workshop)

Speaking Topics have included:

Guest Lecturer:  Syllabus Overview for Investing SMART™ & Scaling BEST™

Managing Change
Executive Coaching

Market Rate Investing:

  • Impact Investing Forum, Opal (Co-Chair & Opening Speaker)  "Trends in Investment Capital"

  • Investment Consultants Forum, Opal (Panelist)  "Investment Strategies that Will Generate Opportunity in Next Year" 

  • NEXUS Global (Moderator)  "Impact Investing 101: From 'Traditional Investing' to 'Impact Investing'"

  • Nikkei AG/SUM, Tokyo (Workshop Co-Leader)  "Alternative Financial Models to Support the AgriTech Sector" 

  • Family Office Private Wealth Winter Forum, Opal (Moderator)  "Investing for the Future: New Impact Investment Strategies" 

  • Harvard Business School - SECON (Moderator)  "Shareholder Activism: A Conversation with Invest/Divest Leaders"

  • CBS Social Enterprise Conference: Capital for Good (Moderator)  "You Don't Have to Sacrifice Returns with ESG Investing"

  • Family Office Forum West, Opal (Moderator)  "Value-Aligned Asset Allocations"  

  • PreMoneySF, hosted by 500 Startups (Panelist) "Impact Investing Becomes Mainstream"

  • Detroit Innovation Forum with Erb Institute (Panelist) "What Impact Indicators are Investors Really Looking For?"

  • Impact Investing Forum, Opal (Panelist)  "Value-Based Investing & The Role of the Shareholder"  

  • TEDx Concordia (Emcee & Opening Talk)  "Next Generation: Evolving Collaboration through Financial Innovation"  

  • Family Office Association/FOA (Moderator)  "From Family Office to 'Family Enterprise' "

  • Harvard Business School Club of New York (Panelist)  Impact Investing Panel

 Entrepreneurship, Multi-Sector Collaborations,  & the SDGs:

  • SOCAP (Panelist)  "Mind the Gap: How to Achieve the SDGs with Blended Finance"

  • ENANGRAD Brasil (Opening Plenary Keynote)  "Behind the Scenes: Business and the Sustainability Movement"

  • Ross School of Business, University of Michigan  "The Evolution of Multi-Sector Collaborations & the Sustainability Movement"

  • Harvard Kennedy School Reunion Panel (Panelist)  "Scaling Impact Through Social Entrepreneurship"

  • UN Foundation's Social Good Summit Master Class (Moderator)  "Inspiration and Driving Innovation"   

  • UNDP's Biennial Asia Regional Mgmt Meeting (Keynote) "Evolving Development Funding: New Financing Instruments" 

  • Skoll Emerge @ Oxford Univ (Oxford debate, winning team closer)  House Proposition: "Business is the Best Vehicle to Achieve the SDGs"

  • Latin American Impact Investing Forum-FLII (Plenary Panelist)  "2030 Sustainable Development Goals: The Ultimate Impact Framework?

  • Social Finance Forum @ MaRS Toronto (Speaker)  "UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) & the Social Enterprise"

  • Mentor Capital Network Annual Conference (Keynote)  "Investing SMART™ & Scaling BEST™" 

  • SEEED Summit at Brown University (Fireside Chat)  "Mission-Money Tension Conversation with Tami Kesselman & Max Schorr" 

  • Nexus USA (Moderator)  "Investing in Sustainable & Healthy Food" 



  • 70th Anniv. NGO Conference @ United Nations (Closing Keynote)  "The Evolution of Multi-Sector Solutions"

  • Newport Family Office & Private Wealth Management Forum (Panelist)  "Philanthropy and its Role in the Family Office"

  • Endowment & Foundation Forum (Moderator)  "Impact Investing: Value Based Asset Allocations"

  • Nexus, NextGen Training (Lecturer)  "Shifting Trends: From Philanthropy to Impact Investing"   

  • +SocialGood Livestream (for UN Foundation & Mashable) (Moderator)   "Converting 'Donors' to 'Solution Partners' "  

Impact Investing at Scale