Summer School in the Basque Country on Work and Welfare in the Digital Age: What we know and what we need to know

https://vimeo.com/343636344 From the 3rd to the 5th June 2019, Business Innovation Brokers attended the BEYOND4.0 Summer School that took place in the city of San Sebastian. BEYOND4.0 is a research innovation action under the topic “Research for inclusive growth: addressing the socioeconomic effects of technological transformations” of the Horizon 2020. The summer school featured more … Continue reading Summer School in the Basque Country on Work and Welfare in the Digital Age: What we know and what we need to know

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

What can universities do to support social innovation?

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?

Global Goals Impact Fund 2019 award ceremony

On 21 February 2019, this year's Global Goals Wirkungsfonds Prize 2019 was awarded at the Social Impact Lab Bonn. Six initiatives that contribute to the achievement of the Global Goals in the areas of education, neighbourhood and inclusion presented their concepts to a jury of experts. The Fund is an established prize for social startups, … Continue reading Global Goals Impact Fund 2019 award ceremony