Festival 2016

Festival 2016

UCLA (USA) and ITMO University (Russia) are honored to invite you and your faculty, students, and social enterprises to represent your University at the Second International Festival of Social Entrepreneurship!

Ecological Raids the best project of St Petersburg

Ecological Raids the best project of St Petersburg

Ecological Raids (ITMO University) became the best project in the contest "Effective volunteering 2016" at Ecology area. Congratulations to winners!

IFSE 2015

IFSE 2015

June 26, 2015 was held a final of the International Festival of Social Entrepreneurship EFSE 2015. There were 12 teams, which presented to jury and guests their projects, and told about the results.

Festival

Scope: The Festival is organized among the Universities of the world in order to share best practices of social entrepreneurship used in Global Universities to strengthen the PBL approach to education, development of students’ soft skills, enhancing their position on the labor market, improving Universities’ community engagement and stimulating Universities innovation ecosystems. Format of the Competition: Each participating University uses its own procedures during February- December 2016 to select maximum 3 social projects of the students to be presented at the International Festival of Social Entrepreneurship. These projects have to be presented in December 2016 in a form of a 5 minutes long pitch. The key condition is that it has to be not a project idea, but already implemented project for the benefit of the society. By the time of the final session in December the project has to acquire the commercial profile, meaning that the project managers have to identify the business model, in accordance with which the social project is going to be further promoted. The project will be presented to the Jury board which will consist of the representatives of the countries, participating in the Festival. Each University has a right to present not less than one and not more than 3 projects. Training session: International Festival of Social Entrepreneurship will comprise ...

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8 Dec 2016

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