SI-LIVE event: 2 weeks to go!

logo SI LIVE-08SI-LIVE. Bringing together social innovation, incubation and action

Organized by TRANSITION, BENISI, SI-DRIVE and TEPSIE projects, SI LIVE is a two-day international conference exploring the future of social innovation research, incubation and action.

Host by Gulbenkian Foundation (Lisbon), the event will bring together leading social innovators, academics and practitioners to discuss and explore the future agenda for social innovation, how best to incubate and scale social innovations, and how the EU can help to strengthen and develop the field of social innovation in Europe.

TRANSITION and BENISI are organizing 2 sessions dedicated to “Incubating Social Innovation in Europe”:

  • November 12th (16.30-18.00): World Cafè Session > Incubating Social Innovation in Europe: challenges and opportunities – 40 participants, 5 tables, 3 burning questions 
  • November 13th (9.30-12.00): Incubation practice – What we have learnt from TRANSITION and BENISI so far?

All TRANSITION partners will be in Lisbon, and together with them 2 social innovations scaled up in London and Milano during the first cohort of the Social  Innovation Journey:

More than 150 participants registered to the event, and we are proud of the  great speakers lined up for this event including Kriss Deiglmeier, Maria Elisa Bernal, Filipe Santos and more! Learn more here

To better understand the Portuguese Social Innovation panorama, we suggest you to read the 10th edition of TEPSIE newsletter dedicated to highlighting some examples and trends of social innovation in Portugal.