ESSI Conference 2019: “Social Innovation and Digital/Societal Transformation”

The conference will bring together the leading experts in social innovation research. Questions to be discussed include:

  • the role of social innovation in societal and digital transformation,
  • the relationship between social innovation and technological innovation,
  • the state-of-the-art of conceptualisingand doing social innovation on a global scale,
  • an international comparison of social innovation practices, policies and research.

Supported by:

  • IAT, Institute for Work and Technology
  • NCP Society, National Contact Point Society Germany (NKS Gesellschaft)
  • SIX, Social Innovation Exchange
  • ZSI, Centre for Social Innovation

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Linked to this conference, the German National Contact Point Society, together with Net4Society will organize a matchmaking session on the 2020 calls for proposals in Societal Challenge 6.

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