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2nd Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop
September 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
LATi members and local business community are invited to attend this free of charge event to be held at Loughborough University School of Business and Economics on Thursday, 19th September.
Building on last year’s success, the International Business, Strategy and Innovation (IBSI) group, are delighted to host the 2nd Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SIE) Workshop.
Our aim is to bring together practitioners and academics interested in advancing impactful collaboration. The workshop will facilitate an open discussion on improving scholarship-practice alignment and highlight exciting new opportunities for conducting impactful SIE research.
The workshop will feature presentations from social entrepreneurs, investors, and international researchers working on a range of complex ‘grand challenges’, including access to finance, education, migration, and employment. Attendees will also get the chance to participate in one of the following tracks, discussing best practice and opportunities for collaboration:
- Refugee Entrepreneurship
- Scaling Social Innovation for Impact
- FinTech and Inclusion
Please indicate your preferred track when registering for the event.
Booking is essential
This event it to be held on Thursday, 19th September from 9:00am to 5:00pm at the School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University Room BEo.53