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10/28/2019 - 10/29/2019 | Dortmund

Social Innovation and Socio-Digital Transformation – Towards a Comprehensive Innovation Policy

The European School of Social Innovation (ESSI), the Sozialforschungsstelle Dortmund (Central Scientific Institute of the TU Dortmund University) and DASA Working World Exhibition are delighted to announce the 5th Global Research Conference: Social Innovation and Socio-Digital Transformation – Towards a Comprehensive Innovation Policy, taking place on 28th and 29th October 2019 in Dortmund, Germany. It is going to be one of the key events on social innovation research and practice in this year.

The conference will bring together the leading experts in social innovation research. Questions to be discussed include:

- the role of social innovation in societal and digital transformation,
- the relationship between social innovation and technological innovation,
- the state-of-the-art of conceptualising and doing social innovation on a global scale,
- an international comparison of social innovation practices, policies and research.

We are very pleased to announce a broad variety of contributions by Flor Avelino, Benoit Godin, Jürgen Howaldt, Lars Hulgard, René Kemp, Geoff Mulgan, Johan Schot, Elisabeth Shove and many more.

Information on participating / attending:
Because of limited space we strongly recommend to register early. The registration will close on 6th October.


10/28/2019 09:00 - 10/29/2019 16:00

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Event venue:

DASA: Working World Exhibition
Friedrich-Henkel-Weg 1-25
44149 Dortmund

Target group:

Scientists and scholars



Subject areas:

Politics, Social studies

Types of events:

Conference / symposium / (annual) conference




Adriane Palka


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