Join us for the finale of the SIKE project for a day of knowledge exchange!

INSPIRE (9:30 – 10:45 CET)

We invite you to join us for the first session of our Social Innovation Through Knowledge Exchange Showcase. After an initial presentation of the SIKE project, we will invite thought leaders in the field of Social Innovation to present their work, and will also feature some of the international collaborative projects spawned from SIKE. The session culminates in a panel discussion followed by an audience Q&A. More here.

EVOLVE (1) (11:00 – 12:00 CET)

This session will feature five competition entrants from the UKGermanyPortugalCroatia and the Basque Country, who have made it through the initial stages of our “business plan competition with a difference”, pitching their idea to a panel of judges in order to get one step closer to a €2000 prize. More here.

ENGAGE (HEI) (12:00 – 13:00 CET)

In this session, we hear from each university partner on their role in the SIKE project, the work of their SIKE unit and how they have supported their Social Innovation ecosystem. We will also be asking them to cast their eyes back over the three-year project and give us an insight into their main takeaways, challenges and learnings. More here.

ENGAGE (NON-HEI) (14:00 – 15:00 CET)

In this session, we hear from each non-university partner on their role in the SIKE project, the work of their SIKE unit and how they have supported their Social Innovation ecosystem. We will also be asking them to cast their eyes back over the three-year project and give us an insight into their main takeaways, challenges and learnings. More here.

EVOLVE (2) (15:05 – 16:15 CET)

This session will feature five competition entrants from across each of our partner regions who have made it through the initial stages of the competition, pitching their idea to a panel of judges in order to get one step closer to winning €2000. At the end of the session we will announce one winner and four runners up. More here.

COLLABORATE (16:15 – 17:30 CET)

In our final session of the day, we will host a Brokerage Session where participants will enter breakout rooms to debate specific areas of Social Innovation and explore ways they might collaborate in the future. More here.

*You can connect with us by registering on our collaboration space, GLOCAL, as well as checking out our Facebook and Twitter.*

We hope to see you there!

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