Past Events

Transition – Sparking Social Innovation Around Europe

Date: 30 January 2014
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Venue: Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BJ

You are invited to join The Young Foundation as we support and incubate social innovation across Europe   Experienced social innovators from the UK and beyond will come together to share experience, advice and stories of success. A day of breakout sessions and more structured presentations will inspire and support you as you build knowledge,… Read more »

Adam Dant's New East End

Living Maps: Mapping the Field

Date: 14 January 2014
Time: 18.00 - 20.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Mapping the Field is the opening seminar in the Living Maps Series of seminars, which looks at ways ordinary people can create alternative geographies.

Millenium Centre

Launch of the Wales Accelerator

Date: 17 October 2013
Time: 18.00 - 20.00
Venue: Wales Millenium Centre

The Young Foundation and our partners are launching our first Wales Accelerator at the Millennium Centre in Cardiff.

via Flickr user A. Germain

Word on the street: Community Reporting

Date: 10 October 2013
Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Join Gary Copitch of People’s Voice Media for a seminar on how ordinary people can train as community reporters and influence policy.

Social Business Model Workshop WEB

The Social Business Model Canvas Workshop

Date: 26 September 2013
Time: 17.00 - 19.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Are you an early-stage social entrepreneur? Join us for a collaborative workshop on clarifying your business model.

Photo courtesy of Kitchenette.

A steak in the economy

Date: 15 August 2013
Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

From job creation to revitalising the high street, and even boosting British exports, Cynthia Shanmugalingam explains why the new food economy can deliver more than just a great meal.

Social Business Model Workshop WEB

The Social Business Model Canvas Workshop

Date: 25 July 2013
Time: 18.00 - 20.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Are you an early-stage social entrepreneur? Join us for a collaborative workshop on clarifying your business model.

via Flickr user Dwonderwall

Managing the Unmanageable

Date: 11 July 2013
Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Join Alexander Stevenson for a lunchtime seminar on the challenges of managing in the public sector.