Launching European Social Innovation Competition 2017 in Athens

For the fifth edition of the competition we’re looking for initiatives that address the issue of inequality in society.


10.00 to 16.00

Benaki Museum, Pireos Street Annexe, 138 Pireos & Andronikou Street

The semi-finalists of the 2016 European Social Innovation Competition.

The semi-finalists during the Social Innovation Academy in Berlin (July 2016)

Maker: Sibilla Calzolari



The semi-finalists of the 2016 European Social Innovation Competition.
28 February 2017

Join us on 28 February in Athens for the launch of the 2017 European Social Innovation Competition!++European Social Innovation CompetitionKennisland organises this competition together with Nesta, Matter&Co, ImpactHub and Shipyard. We will reveal our brand new theme with a focus on inequality, and will open applications for ideas ensuring everyone in Europe benefits from the opportunities created by technological change.

The day will give you the chance to hear from some of Europe’s brightest social innovators and experts, such as:

Come along to find out more about social innovation in Athens, and to take part in a discussion exploring the challenges and opportunities that digital transformation brings and how we can help more people across Europe to benefit.

The event is free to attend but places are limited++Be quick! Sign up here. and will be on a first-come-first-served basis. We hope to see you there!

For more information about the event, check out Eventbrite and follow us on Twitter @EUSocialInnov and #diogochallenge for competition updates.

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