Monthly Archives: October 2015

AGEING SOCIETY is the challenge of the first Horizon Prize for Social Innovation

News Alert: http://ec.europa.eu/research/index.cfm?pg=newsalert&year=2015&na=na-221015 The challenge of ageing population to be tackled with the first Horizon Prize for Social Innovation Brussels, 22 October 2015 The challenge of an ageing population has received the biggest support in an open, public vote run by the European Commission, and becomes the topic of the first Horizon Prize

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SOCIAL STARTUPS IN RESIDENCE_SCALING OPPORTUNITY FOR SOCIAL INNOVATIONS FROM SPAIN AND PORTUGAL

Social Impact GmbH have just launched a very interesting initiative addressed to Spanish and Portuguese social innovators: it is a 6 month scholarship they can spend in Germany (Leipzig) to develop further their ideas. They are looking for the two most promising solutions, that could really benefit from this programme

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TRANSITION Lisbon at Greenfest Portugal

SEA – Social Entrepreneurs Agency had the opportunity to present Transition Lisbon on Greenfest Portugal on the 10th of October in Estoril. Inspire in the US format, Greenfest Portugal is the biggest event on sustainability that happens is Portugal. It shows the best Portuguese practices around 3 main topics: environmental,

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Responsible research projects rewarded!

Have you successfully incorporated innovative methods to align your research with the needs of society? Do you contribute responsibly to the development of a smart, inclusive and sustainable society? The European Foundations Award for Responsible Research and Innovation invites you to share your responsible research project for a chance to

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Financing social innovation: workshop at TRANSITION Paris-Social Business Hub

The Social Business Hub (TRANSITION Paris Region) invites social innovators and entrepreneurs in the Paris Region to join the 1st colllective workshop on financing social innovation – October 7th Attendees: 30 people The mains activities will be: –       Pitch and discussion on Innovation projects –       Meeting between Social Innovator and

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