Timeline

Timeline      Search - 5 months before Summit
  • Launch of Ashoka Globalizer internal application process, with invitations extended to all 2500+ Fellows throughout the Ashoka network 
  • Nomination of Fellows “on track to globalize” by country reps, 
Timeline      Selection - 4 months before Summit
  • Selection of “ready to globalize” Fellows  
  • “Ready to globalize” and “developing“ Fellows join senior members of the Ashoka community on the newly launched www.ashokaglobalizer.org web portal to refine their applications into polished Globalizer Proposals 
Timeline      Preparation - 3 months before Summit
  • “Ready to Globalize” Fellows work with Globalizer team and pro-bono professional advisors to further refine their proposals 
  • Ashoka Gobalizer team works over following three months to finalize composition of Globalizer Panels, coordinate Panel logistics, and prepare panelists and Fellows for their experience in Vienna 
Timeline      Summit - Day 1
  • Opening ceremony of the Globalizer Panels.
Timeline      Summit - Day 2
  • One-on-one discussions between Fellows and panelists as part of Accelerator Panels, with panelists meeting afterwards to synthesize insights on each Fellow’s global growth strategy 
  • Evening reception to allow Fellows and panelists to connect informally 
Timeline      Summit - Day 3
  • Closing plenary session - final Globalizer roadmaps and synthesized panel insights shared with Ashoka community and general public
Timeline       Follow-Up
  • Fellows and panelists build on relationships formed in Vienna to collaboratively scale social innovations
  • Launch of next year’s Globalizer process, with recruitment of new Fellows and panelists and continued participation from previous years’ “alumni”
  • Expansion of the Mindshare community into a dynamic, growing, and effective on-line platform for globally-minded social problem-solvers