We're excited to have Lily Cole, founder of Impossible, launch her new gift economy social network in New York. Join us for an intimate fireside chat with Lily, her co-founder Kwame Ferreira, and moderator Susan McPherson in the beautiful setting of Neuehouse to hear the purpose behind Impossible.


6:30pm - 7:00pm Drinks and Networking
7:00pm - 7:45pm: Fireside Chat
7:45pm - 8:00pm: Audience Q&A
8:00pm - 8:30pm: Drinks and Networking


Lily Cole is a British model, actress, and social entrepreneur who has launched a socially networked gift economy website, Its advisors include Wikipedia founder, Jimmy Wales, Nobel Prize-winning economist, Mohammed Yunus, and the inventor of the Internet, Sir Tim Berners-Lee. Impossible proffers a new sort of sharing economy, one where giving and receiving are not monetized but merely acts of authentic human kindness.

Susan McPherson is a serial connector in the social change space and named as one of 40 Women to Watch over 40. She invests and advises in nonprofits and startups such as Girls Who Code,, Plant a Fish, and The Adventure Project. She regularly contributes to Harvard Business Review, Forbes, and Triple Pundit.