European Social Innovation Competition 2017 – Launch Event

Written on 05 January 2017

New year, new European Social Innovation Competition!

Join us on 28 February in Athens for the launch of the 2017 European Social Innovation Competition, where we will be introducing our brand new theme. This year the competition will be looking for social innovations that allow everyone equally to seize the opportunities offered by technological change.

Learn about the 2016 competition, Integrated Futures.

We’ve got an inspiring and exciting agenda lined up for the day where you’ll get to know some of Europe’s brightest social innovators and hear from experts working in Greece.

Date and Time

Tuesday 28 February 2017
10:00 – 16:00 EET

Location

Benaki Museum – Pireos Street Annexe
138 Pireos & Andronikou St
118 54 Athens

Draft Agenda

10:00 Registration & welcome reception

11:00 Opening remarks

11:15 Official welcome to Athens

11:30 Panel Discussion: Social Innovation in Athens

12:30 Networking lunch & exhibition of social innovators

14:00 Welcome back after lunch

14:15 Official launch of the competition, announcement of the theme & launch of Impact Prize

14:45 Panel Discussion and Q&A: Closing the Gap in Europe

15:45 Closing remarks

Followed by networking drinks

Please note this event will be held in English and Greek, but live interpretation to both languages will be available.

Click here to register.