Past Events

The Hows and Whys of Evidence-Based Policy

Date: 5 December 2012
Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 5 December 2012

Time: 13.00 - 14.00

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

Join author Jeremy Hardie to discuss evidence based policy- are the methods that policy makers rely on to gather and analyze evidence the right ones?

Embedding Design in Local Government

Date: 7 November 2012
Time: 18.30 - 21.00
Venue: House of Lords, Committee Room 2A

Date: 7 November 2012

Time: 18.30 - 21.00

Venue: House of Lords, Committee Room 2A

Join Andrea Siodmok and Social Design Talks for an evening of discussion of how to successfully engage local authorities in design practices.

Women in front of fountain

Launch of the Accelerator

Date: 31 October 2012
Time: 18.30 - 21.00
Venue: Central London location

Date: 31 October 2012

Time: 18.30 - 21.00

Venue: Central London location

The Young Foundation is pleased to be launching our new Accelerator programme for social ventures. The Accelerator is an intensive 4-month social design and business support programme delivered by Young Foundation industry experts and mentors supported by a network of coaches. The programme will connect inspirational people – leading thinkers and doers who are determined… → Read More

Entrepreneurs 2012

Date: 13 November 2012 - 16 November 2012
Time:
Venue: ExCel Center, London

Date: 13 November 2012 - 16 November 2012

Time:

Venue: ExCel Center, London

Anna Smee, Director of Ventures at The Young Foundation, will be a keynote speaker at the Entrepreneurs 2012 Conference at the ExCel Center.

Australian countryside

SIX Summer School 2012

Date: 26 November 2012 - 28 November 2012
Time: 9.00 - 17.00
Venue: Central Adelaide

Date: 26 November 2012 - 28 November 2012

Time: 9.00 - 17.00

Venue: Central Adelaide

Join Social Innovation eXchange for its 5th annual Summer School in Adelaide, Australia.

City landscape

POSTPONED: How do we get better at living in cities?

Date: 10 October 2012
Time: 12.30 - 13.30
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 10 October 2012

Time: 12.30 - 13.30

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

A lunchtime seminar with Richard Sennett, author of Together and Centennial Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics

Jelly

Good Deals: The UK Social Investment Conference

Date: 29 November 2012
Time: 10.30 - 11.25
Venue: Vinopolis, No. 1 Bank End, London, SE1 9BU

Date: 29 November 2012

Time: 10.30 - 11.25

Venue: Vinopolis, No. 1 Bank End, London, SE1 9BU

Join Director of Ventures Anna Smee at the Good Deals Social Investment Conference in London. Are you ready for this (investment) jelly?

Stairway to Heaven: Remembering the Bethnal Green Tube Disaster

Date: 22 November 2012
Time: 13.00 - 14.00
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, London E2 9PF

Date: 22 November 2012

Time: 13.00 - 14.00

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

Join Derek Spicer of The Stairway to Heaven Memorial Trust for a lunchtime seminar on the Bethnal Green Tube Disaster and how communities bounce back from adversity.