SIKE presentation event in Lisbon

SIKE event in Lisbon debates the resources and needs of Portuguese social innovation ecosystem with local stakeholders. The event was organized by Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa and took place at  Casa do Impacto, a recent hub for social innovation created by this secular wide-ranging Portuguese charity. More than 500 years after its foundation, Santa Casa da … Continue reading SIKE presentation event in Lisbon

SIKE is presented in Aveiro to the community

Presentation and debate event about the project and current state of Social Innovation in Portugal brings together local actors, institutions, city councils, and entrepreneurs. On October 3rd, a meeting was held to present the SIKE (Social Innovation through Knowledge Exchange) European project and debate on the current state and difficulties of the development of Social … Continue reading SIKE is presented in Aveiro to the community

Forging of alliances within the social innovation ecosystem

The forging of alliances within the social innovation ecosystem has begun with the UK’s SIKE partners’ Movement Makers “Learn, Connect, Do” event, organised by The Melting Pot and hosted by Glasgow Caledonian University. The event enabled over 100 people to explore models, motivations, and aspirations for social innovation. Josh Littlejohn, co-founder of Social Bite, featured … Continue reading Forging of alliances within the social innovation ecosystem

Conference: the missing link of innovation – Dan Balter

The University of Deusto in collaboration with the Embassy of Israel, organized on December 12th, 2018, a conference on innovation and entrepreneurship with Dan Balter, co-founder and Global Chief Executive Officer of the international company Duco. Dan Balter considers that the key to Basque Country’s entrepreneurial ecosystem’s success is to observe both the social and the public needs of … Continue reading Conference: the missing link of innovation – Dan Balter

Conference: Open Innovation by Henry Chesbrough

Deusto Business School, in collaboration with Deusto Business Alumni, has organized the Biscay Startup Bay, an entrepreneurship hub promoted by the Provincial Council of Bizkaia. At the meeting, which took place on January 18th, 2019, participated the Professor Henry Chesbrough, director of the faculty of Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation at the Haas Business School of the University of California … Continue reading Conference: Open Innovation by Henry Chesbrough