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Leading Change Through Capacity Building for Social Innovation
3RD ANNUAL CHANGEMAKER EDUCATION RESEARCH FORUM (CERF) 2022
With registration of ISIRC, you gain complimentary access to the Changemaker Education Research Forum (CERF) which is co-occurring within ISIRC at the same location. CERF brings together practitioners and scholars from around the world to enhance the knowledge base of social innovation and changemaking.
Their focus is to create the conditions for deeper collaboration and knowledge-sharing amongst the Changemaker network and beyond tapping into valuable insights from Ashoka Fellows, academics, researchers, Change Leaders, university staff and students. The theme for 2022 falls across two core streams; Impact of Changemaker (Social Innovation) Education and Cultural, Geopolitical and Structural Barriers to Social Innovation. For more information, please visit their website.
The International Social Innovation Research Conference (ISIRC) is the world’s leading interdisciplinary social innovation research conference.
In September 2022, ISIRC will be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
The theme for 2022 is Leading Change Through Capacity Building for Social Innovation.
CENTRE FOR LEADERSHIP EXCELLENCE - OUR BACKGROUND
The Centre for Leadership Excellence is a Senate centre of the Sobey School of Business at Saint Mary's University. The Centre for Leadership Excellence (CLE) aims to foster an environment where emerging models of leadership can be explored and the theoretical and practical value of these models can be shared with stakeholders.
SMUEC Hosts the ISIRC Social Innovation Decathlon
A fun competition for students to participate in while ISIRC is ongoing. Students will have to complete daily activities to build skills that will empower participants to tackle social issues. Students will use an event passport to track their competitions and submit their completed passports on the final day of the conference. Successful competitors will have the opportunity to win prizes.
Offset your carbon footprint
We encourage those travelling to Halifax, NS to consider offsetting your carbon footprint. By purchasing carbon offsets or donating to carbon offset projects, this helps us achieve further global emission reductions than we would have otherwise achieved.