Upcoming Events

Using Social Innovation Policy Approaches to Help Cities and Regions Realise the Potential of the European Pillar of Social Rights

Date: 16 April 2018
Time: 09:30 - 17:00
Venue: rue Belliard 99-101, B-1000 Brussels (room JDE52)

Date: 16 April 2018

Time: 09:30 - 17:00

Venue: rue Belliard 99-101, B-1000 Brussels (room JDE52)

Cities and regions are among the most fertile contexts for social innovation and experimentation. Many important themes such as collaborative citizenship and collaborative institutions, smart and participatory planning and budgeting have all converged at the city and regional level. Furthermore, cities and regions in Europe have been actively looking for new ways to engage and work… → Read More

Experimentation relay

SIC Social Learning Relay #2: Experimentation

Date: 15 March 2018 - 29 April 2018
Time:
Venue: Zagreb

Date: 15 March 2018 - 29 April 2018

Time:

Venue: Zagreb

An innovative learning opportunity organised by SIC, the Social Innovation Relay combines a full day training on experimentation, with an online learning ‘relay’ (‘the act of passing something along’) consisting of four rounds of one week, in which participants crowdsource input for each others learning questions.

Past Events

Learning Lunch: How can parks and urban public spaces be more welcoming to refugees and asylum seekers?

Date: 5 December 2017
Time: 12:30 - 14:30
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, Bethnal Green, E2 9PF

Date: 5 December 2017

Time: 12:30 - 14:30

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, Bethnal Green, E2 9PF

Join us for the launch of #refugeeswelcome in parks at The Young Foundation on Tuesday 5th December 12.30-2.30pm. #refugeeswelcome in parks is a research project working to raise awareness of the benefits of spending time in green space as one means of improving refugee and asylum seekers wellbeing and social connections. At this event, we will… → Read More

Humanistic Management Network UK Chapter Launch

Date: 17 November 2017
Time: 09:00 - 17:00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, Bethnal Green, E2 9PF

Date: 17 November 2017

Time: 09:00 - 17:00

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, Bethnal Green, E2 9PF

The Young Foundation are hosting the launch event of The Humanistic Management Network’s UK Chapter. Humanistic management is a driver for sustained business success aligned to societal needs and demands. Join the free conference and contribute your ideas about what this network could do for you.

Building inclusive places for everyone: are you doing enough?

Date: 15 November 2017
Time: 10.45 - 12.15
Venue: The Midland, Manchester

Date: 15 November 2017

Time: 10.45 - 12.15

Venue: The Midland, Manchester

We’re delighted to be supporting this year’s Locality Convention, the annual event bringing together people from across the UK and around the world working with the goal to help communities thrive and put the power back into the hands of the communities we live in. Locality Convention ’17 – communities in control, includes two days… → Read More

Co-op Community Wellbeing Workshop – Milton Keynes

Date: 18 October 2017
Time: 13:30 - 15:30
Venue: Acorn House, 381 Midsummer Boulevard, Milton Keynes, MK9 3HP

Date: 18 October 2017

Time: 13:30 - 15:30

Venue: Acorn House, 381 Midsummer Boulevard, Milton Keynes, MK9 3HP

What makes you feel good?  What matters to people in Milton Keynes? What are the things that help you feel healthy, happy and strong? The Co-op want to find out about wellbeing in your community. The Co-operative Group gives away at least £20million to local causes each year. To help them decide how best to… → Read More

Takeley & Little Canfield Community Bash

Date: 15 October 2017
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Venue: Silver Jubilee Hall, Brewers End, nr Bishops Stortford, CM22 6QX

Date: 15 October 2017

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Venue: Silver Jubilee Hall, Brewers End, nr Bishops Stortford, CM22 6QX

All are invited to the TLC Community Bash to find out what the mains themes coming out of our research with the community, as well as to share and enjoy afternoon tea, pot planting, crafts, games and more…

‘Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle’ Film Screening & Discussion

Date: 12 October 2017
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, Bethnal Green, E2 9PF

Date: 12 October 2017

Time: 18:00 - 21:00

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, Bethnal Green, E2 9PF

Join us for the screening of this important and timely film and conversation on challenging the dominant negative perceptions and stereotypes of people living in social housing.

Co-op Community Wellbeing Workshop Stirling

Date: 11 October 2017
Time: 13:30 - 15:30
Venue: Old Viewforth, Stirling Council, 11 Pitt Terrace, FK8 2EZ

Date: 11 October 2017

Time: 13:30 - 15:30

Venue: Old Viewforth, Stirling Council, 11 Pitt Terrace, FK8 2EZ

What makes you feel good?  What matters to people in Stirling? What are the things that help you feel healthy, happy and strong? The Co-op want to find out about wellbeing in your community. The Co-operative Group gives away at least £20million to local causes each year. To help them decide how best to work… → Read More

Co-op Community Wellbeing Workshop – Aberdeen

Date: 10 October 2017
Time: 13:30 - 15:30
Venue: Satrosphere Science Centre, 179 Constitution Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5TU

Date: 10 October 2017

Time: 13:30 - 15:30

Venue: Satrosphere Science Centre, 179 Constitution Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5TU

What makes you feel good?  What matters to people in Aberdeen? What are the things that help you feel healthy, happy and strong? The Co-op want to find out about wellbeing in your community. The Co-operative Group gives away at least £20million to local causes each year. To help them decide how best to work… → Read More