Social Innovation, an Animation session at the Malta Life Sciences Park on 6th March
The creation and strengthening of an ecosystem favourable to the emergence of Social Innovation and Corporate Social Responsibility is becoming fundamental to address the needs of the numerous Social Enterprises flourishing in Malta.
An Animation session is therefore being held by the Malta Innovation Hub at the Malta Life Sciences Park on Friday 6th March 2020 at 8:30am, in order to raise the awareness on Social Innovation as well as to improve the financial and non-financial support available for Social Enterprises in Malta and Europe.
Organised within the ENISIE Project, funded by the Interreg Italia-Malta Programme, the half-day event is mainly aimed for local Authorities and Foundations of local Institutions, but Social Enterprises, Hub Administrators and Representatives, Mentors of Start-ups are also strongly invited to participate.
During the event, policy makers, representatives of the private sector as well as European decision makers will present and discuss policies, funding instruments, internationalisation opportunities and other valuable initiatives supporting individual and organisations willing to implement social innovation projects.
In this context, the Malta Innovation Hub will be hosting Ms. Carolina Gario, Policy Officer at the European Commission – DG GROW, and Hon. Alex Agius Saliba, Member of the European Parliament, to present the current European ecosystem in support of Social Innovation both in terms of policies and funding opportunities.
While attendance is free of charge, organisations and individuals are to register their interest by sending an email to Ms. Diana Spiteri – firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject headline: ENISIE Animation Session, 6 March 2020.