QCOSS and Social Traders present Social Enterprise: Driving Social and Economic Futures. At this business breakfast, Nancy Neamtan gives an international perspective about why a thriving social economy is central to a thriving economy. Nancy Neamtan is the leading voice for social enterprise and the social economy in Quebec, and one of the world's leading figures in local community economic development. Her work in Quebec has resulted in government embracing socially driven businesses into policy, for the critical role they play in meeting the social and economic goals of society. Nancy is Executive Director of the Chantier de l'économie sociale, a Canadian non-profit organisation that brings together networks of social enterprises (cooperatives and non-profits), local development organisations and social movements.