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BIOECONOMY IMPACT 2016

CommBeBiz is excited to announce the conference “Bioeconomy Impact 2016”, the first in a series of annual events which will challenge bioeconomy researchers to critically think about the value, impact and relevance of their research. A better exploitation of research results is one of the key drivers to European economic

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The Social Innovation Journey Toolbox is now available online!

TRANSITION partners developed and refined a series of tools to support social innovators at different stages of the Social Innovation Journey. The SIJ has multiple entry and exit points: a social innovation project does not have to go through all the numbers, but can enter and exit along the Journey according to

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Supporting Social Innovations to Grow: TRANSITION’s Journey

To mark the end of the TRANSITION project, 2016 will kick off with a social innovation incubation conference –Supporting Social Innovations to Grow: TRANSITION’s Journey. Drawing on some of the key lessons and tools developed as part of the TRANSITION project, the conference will bring different players from European social

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TRANSITION Lisbon final event: TRANSFORMAR SONHOS

TRANSITION Lisbon invites you to the final event that is closing a successful incubation programme that involved 30 social innovators over the last 9 months. Check the event agenda: Agenda Provisória TRANSITION Lisbon_29.01.2016 and follow the event on twitter @SEA_Agency


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TRANSITION Milano final event: Percorsi d’innovazione sociale

Milano, 28 gennaio 2016 18.30-20:30 @Avanzi-Make a Cube3 Come and discover the social innovators we have supported in Milano Register here TRANSITION: Percorsi d’ innovazione sociale. Evento conclusivo dell’esperienza italiana. Milano, 28 gennaio 2016 18.30-20:30 @Avanzi-Make a Cube3 Cosa abbiamo fatto e come andremo avanti? Cosa ha funzionato e cosa

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TRANSITION eMag #3 is out!

Latest news from the European Social Innovation Incubation Network: interviews, tools, methods, success stories and much more In this issue: The WHAT section of TRANSITION Social Innovation Journey; Talks with Anna Meroni, POLIMI/TRANSITION Milano and Ana Rita Rodrigues, Social Entrepreneurs Agency/TRANSITION Lisbon; 2 tools: Thinking Outside the Comfort Zone Box; Top 5

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SIE Fundraising Hub webinar – Q&A on EU funding

Confused about how to access EU funds to support your social innovation? Join Social Innovation Europe for a webinar on Dec 01, 2015 at 1:00 PM CET SIE will be running the first of a series of live Q&A webinars to help you get started in finding the right funding opportunity

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Scaling Social Innovation: Experiences and first success stories of the two European Networks of Incubators for Social Innovation

TRANSITION project partners together with BENISI consortium have recently published a comprehensive report presenting experiences and first success stories of the two European Networks of Incubators for Social Innovation. DOWNLOAD THE REPORT HERE Through a comparative approach, the publication analyses objectives, methodologies and activities adopted and carried out by TRANSITION and BENISI

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#MY100 The Young Foundation celebrates Michael Young Centenary

#MY Centenary 2015 is the centenary year of the birth of Michael Young (1915-2002), pioneering social scientist, political activist and social innovator.To celebrate Michael’s life and outstanding contribution to society, the Young Foundation is launching #MY Centenary. Throughout the year they are hosting, convening or supporting events that continue Michael’s work and

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SIX Summer School 2015_Mumbai, India

SIX Summer School 2015: The Connected Urban Life – How can new ways of connecting make cities better for all? Over the 2.5 days of the 2015 SIX Summer School in Mumbai, we will explore how India’s emerging civic consciousness is impacting on new thinking on cities, citizens and the

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