Rose Cawood, Glasgow Caledonian University From the outside, universities often appear as isolated and removed from society, especially for communities that have never accessed university education or resources. However, in recent years, universities are beginning to recognise the need to have a stronger link with society and industry outside of the academia bubble. With the … Continue reading What can universities do to support social innovation?
The Portuguese partner of SIKE, Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa, released the SIKE project at the networking event «Aldeia da Inovação Social» Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa participated in the first edition of Aldeia da Inovação Social, a 2-day journey of sharing Portuguese social innovation projects from all the country. This event happened … Continue reading Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa presents SIKE to the Portuguese community of social innovators
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 … Continue reading Conference: Open Innovation by Henry Chesbrough at Deusto University
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 … Continue reading Conference: the missing link of innovation – Dan Balter
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, … Continue reading SIKE presentation event in Lisbon