08.30-09:00 Registration & networking coffee
Part 1



 The Journey


Welcome speech – Andrea Erdei, European Commission, DG RTD

09:30-09:45  TRANSITION Methods & Tools – Nesta and Politecnico di Milano
 09:45-10:00  Viable solutions for mass migration related challenges – Thomas Lehnen, Migration HUB
 Part 2


 The Challenges

Presenting key SII challenges, EBN

 10:15-10:45 Coffee break
 10:45-11:45 Workout sessions: WHY | WHO | WHAT | HOW – SII challenges

  • The WHY stage: Scaling Impact – Social Innovation Park, The Young Foundation, Innobasque
  • The WHO stage: Multi-stakeholders Engagement – POLIMI, Make a Cube, SIX
  • The WHAT stage: Define and Identify Social Innovations – Social Entrepreneurs Agency, Nesta
  • The HOW stage: Sustainable Paths for Social Innovations – Paris Region Enterprise, WestBIC
Part 3



The destination

What role for Social Innovation Incubation in generating greater impact in Europe?

Keynote Speaker: Christian Vanizette, Make Sense

Panel Discussion

  • Moderator: Social Innovation Exchange
  • Insiders: Social Innovation Park, WestBIC, Young Foundation, Social Entrpreneurs Agency, POLIMI
  • Outsiders: Matteo Bartolomeo, Make a Cube; Gotzon Bernaola, Innobasque; Vincent De Coninck, OksigenLab/BENISI
 13:00-13:30 Celebrating success

TRANSITION Social Innovators, Paris Region Enterprises, Make a Cube, Nesta, EBN

 13:15-14:30 Lunch

Download full programme here: TRANSITION’s Journey_5February_FINAL PROGRAMME_print

Download all presentations here

+PERMANENT EXHIBITION AREA during the whole event

  • Meet TRANSITION Social Innovators: mare culturale urbano, Semi di Libertà, School Raising, Emotional Gym, DinamiK Ideas, OneTouch, Mobility Mojo, Saucepad Kids, Recyclivre, Mutum, Arizuka, 1001Pact, Call for the Team, Na rua com histórias, Portugal sem beatas, Ruralvive, SpareSpace_download SIs’ profiles
  • Meet Social Innovation related projects: CHEST, I SEE YOU, RRI ToolsCASISeismic

++ Onsite visits to social innovation incubator in Brussels, from 15:00 to 16:30*

Make Sense/Sense Cube incubator


*If interested to attend one of the onsite visits, please email Chiara Davalli by January 30th, 2016