As part of the SIX Innovation Exchange Summer School, One Earth’s Vanessa Timmer led the afternoon tour of Greenest City initiatives, co-hosted a relational approaches and trust workshop, presented on Flipping the Power: investing in relationships not just dollars, and participated in the Labs for Systems Change workshop at MaRS (26 May).
The conference events focused on:
- Showcasing Canada’s social innovation partnerships with government, universities, non-profits, foundations, businesses and citizens.
- Learning from global best practices.
- Creating a forum where theoreticians, policy makers, grassroots activists and social innovation practitioners can share insights and have fun.
- Strengthening the capacity of Canadians to work together across sectors and disciplines to solve our toughest social challenges.
View resources from the conference here.