Outcomes

4 SEAS LABS

The Cost Action is proud to announce that various labs were established during the Cost Action in the countries of the Cost members from 4 Seas: the North Sea, the Baltic Sea, the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea. Please find some short information below....

FINAL CONFERENCE on the 6th of March in Brussels

Final Conference of COST Action “Multi-disciplinary Innovation for Social Change” The Cost Action and the Estonian Research Council cordially invite you to the final conference of the Action which will take place on the 6th of March, at 09:30-17:00 at the Permanent...

Training School in Novi Sad, July 2023

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKNPOTBIEZw PHOTOS OF THE EVENT On 3-5 of July 2023, the University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Sport and Physical Education from Serbia, hosted the second COST Action 18236 Training School. The aim of this event was to find answers on how...

WG2 meeting in Reykjavik, May 26-27, 2023

As part of WG2 in the CA 18236 SHIINE, academics and researchers mapped higher education programmes and initiatives across European countries that are supported by social finance, civil and community engagement. We collected several case studies that...

WG 3 meeting in Matera, June 6-8, 2023

In general the WG members have been working on more than 1 deliverable simultaneously. Most of the papers and research focused on for example case studies (developing Western Balkan Sport Innovation Lab, or research on Italian and Finnish best practices) or literature...

WG 1 meeting in Jerusalem, May 29-30, 2023

Over the last 5 month academics, as part of WG1 in the Cost Action CA18236 SHIINE, have been examining accounts of social change in 22 different national contexts. This work culminated with 27 academics collaborating at Bazelal Academy of Art and Design at their...

Special session in IFKAD conference

Our Cost Action representatives had a special session in the IFKAD conference which took place on 7-9 June 2023 in Matera, Italy. The conference was devoted to the topic of Managing Knowledge for Sustainability. Cost Action session was as follows: A Critical...

WG 4 meeting in Valencia, March 9-10, 2023

The WG 4 meeting in Valencia included a WG sessions and a study visit to Las Naves. The participants were introduced Missions Valencia 2030, which aims at València becoming a healthy, sustainable, shared and entrepreneurial city that creates missions that improve the...

Article on entrepreneurial university and SI ecosystems

Our Cost network members have recently published the following article: Saha, N., Sáha, T., Sáha, P. (2023). Entrepreneurial University and Social Innovation Ecosystems: Do They Support HEIs’ Knowledge-Based Economic Development?. In: Adams, R., Grichnik, D.,...

Co-created awareness raising and learning tools in the (ePSI)

Article: Same same, but different…? The emergence of Public Sector Innovation Labs in theory and practice Peter Meister Broekema,Elisabeth A. M. Bulder andLummina G. Horlings Management & Marketing. Challenges for the Knowledge Society, vol.17, no.s1, 2022,...

Innovation helix models

INFORMATION ECOLOGY IN FORMATION AND TRANSFORMATION OF ENTREPRENEURIAL ACTIVITIES Iryna Gontareva, DofS(E), professor, Marketing, Management and Entrepreneurship Department, V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Ukraine, 

1st Training School May 2022

The topics regarding social innovation and the communities were explored on 10-12 May 2022 in the training school organised by Dr.Shane O’Sullivan from the Department of Applied Social Sciences, Technological University of the Shannon: Midlands Midwest...

WG 1 meeting in Newcastle, UK on June 20-21, 2022

The WG 1 conference "Design: Shaping Social Innovation" in Newcastle. This event aimed to decelop a multidisctiplinary appraisal of design in social innovation contexts. The programme included: academic and practitioner keynote talks and discussions; experiences of...

WEBINAR: Social innovation in higher education institutions

Time: May 24, 2022 09:00 -11:00 AM CET Please join us virtually: https://zoom.us/j/95598507781 We take the publication „Social Innovation in Higher Education – Landscape, Practices, and Future Opportunities” edited by Paunescu, Lepik and Spencer as an opportunity...

CA18236 WG meeting Agenda in Tallinn, March 10-11

Teaching Social Entrepreneurship in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) March 10-11, 2022Põhjala Factory, Marati 5, 11713 Tallinn, Estonia YOU ARE WELCOME TO JOIN THE EVENT ON ZOOM! https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYufumsrDkuHteJ23cyTv6WpMq1iJ1hU-Ye Day...

Dissemination event on September 16-17, 2021

On September 16-17, the International Humanitarian University (IHU) hosted the VII International Scientific and Practical Conference “Prospects for Effective Management Decisions in Business and Projects” in Odessa. It was attended by more than 100 scientists and...

Session at ISIRC conference, September 9th, 2021

Session at the ISIRC conference on September 10, 2021“Public Sector Innovation.  Perspectives, best practices and future outlook”  Peter Meister-Broekema, Hanze University of Applied Sciences and University of GroningenKatri-Liis Lepik, Tallinn University, EstoniaAnne...

Design and Mobility Workshop in Tel Aviv, August 28, 2021 (WG 1)

Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem Design & Management track / The Industrial Design Master's program/ Bezalel academy of Arts and Design supported by COST, WeWork, Volkswagen KonnektTransportation is probably among the major means for creating an...

Call for applications for Virtual Networking Mobility Grants

Call for  VIRTUAL NETWORKING MOBILITY GRANTS is now open.ELIGIBILITY CRITERIAApplicants can be the CA18236 Action participants with a primary affiliation to an institution located in a COST Full or Cooperating Member country or MC Observers from a COST Near...

COST networking session for all WGs in Burgas, Bulgaria on June 3-4

We invite you to COST networking sessions which will take place physically and virtually.The physical event will happen in Burgas.Location: Conference Room 2, Burgas Free University, 62, San Stefano Bul., Burgas 8001 3rd of June10.00 - 13.00 Social programme - visit...

New session in Design matters seminar series!

JOIN HERE!Friday July 16th (09.00-10.30 BST & 10.00-11.30 CEST) Josh Hornby, Senior User Researcher, NHS Business Services Authority, presents examples of his work to innovate within the UK’s National Health Service. 

Management Committee meeting 28th of April 2021at 9.30 CET

Action Multi-disciplinary Innovation for Social Change 3rd Management Committee MeetingOnline (ZOOM platform)28 April 2021 – 9.30-11.00 CETAgenda:1. Welcome to participants2. Adoption of agenda (selection of meeting secretary)3. Approval of minutes of the last...

COVID-19

Dear Cost Network Members, We are working closely with the COST Association and consulting with our Core Group and host organisations on a daily basis. We will update you as soon as we know of any changes to the schedule of events. In the meantime please follow our...

Disability / Studies / and Social / Innovation Lab in Budapest

The Disability / Studies / and Social / Innovation Lab has been established in November 2019, in connection with the SHIINE project to provide a platform for debates and development leading to highly effective and innovative solutions to social challenges identified...