Over a period of five years the SMDP webinars brought together expert practitioners from all over the globe for an hour of learning, discussion and solid ideas for building strong microfinance, Savings Groups, and social enterprise programs. Our archive contains recordings and supporting documents for thirty-seven of these webinars which are free and available for your use as training tools, to refresh your own skills or to share with others.
Presentation recordings, PDFs and related documents for past webinars can be found here. Please click on "Read more" to view these resources for previous webinars. View a master list of all SMDP webinars from 2012 to 2016 SMDP here.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 10:00 a.m. (EDT)
Guest Presenters: John Schiller, Jennine Carmichael and Megan Gash
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 10:00 a.m. (EDT)
Guest Presenters: John Schiller, Stuart Cameron and Karen Moore
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 10:00 a.m. (EDT)
Guest Presenters: John Schiller, Leila Asrari, Michel Kanhonou and Stella Tungaraza
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 10:00 a.m. (EDT)
Guest Presenters: John Schiller and Paul Rippey
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 10:00 a.m. (EDT)
Guest Presenters: John Schiller, Stefanie Conrad and Amanda Lundy
Working with Out-of-School Youth through Savings Groups for Economic Empowerment
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 10:00 a.m.
Guest Presenter: John Schiller and Patrick Ssebbowa
Celebrating International Women’s Day – Unlocking the Power of Girls
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 10:00 a.m
Guest Presenters: Sulemana Gbana, Shirley Acquah and John Schiller
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 10:00am
Guest Presenters: Nanci Lee
Download Nanci Lee's Presentation
The Promise of Social Franchising to meet critical human needs in business savvy ways
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. EST (GMT - 5)
Scott Hillstrom, Chairman of the Board and Co-Founder of The HealthStore Foundation
Julie McBride, Senior Consultant for Michael H. Seid & Associates, LLC (MSA)
Designing for Impact
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 11:30 a.m. EST (GMT - 5)
Jessie Tientcheu, Deputy Programs, Freedom from Hunger
The Business of Doing Good, Book Discussion
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 9:30 a.m.
Anton Simanowitz, Co-Author of The Business of Doing Good
Microfinance Transparency, Its Orgin, Impact and the Future
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 - 10:00 a.m.
Chuck Waterfield, Microfinance Transparency
Understanding and Adapting to Complex Markets
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:00 a.m.
Savings Groups: Building Scale and Impact through Adaptation and Experimentation
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 10:00 a.m.