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International FairShares School: Applying the Fairshares Model to Social Enterprise Development  23rd- 25th August 2017 - SBSF-FAC-0014/15

International FairShares School: Applying the Fairshares Model to Social Enterprise Development 23rd- 25th August 2017 - SBSF-FAC-0014/15

Description

The FairShares Institute School is a non-credit bearing course on the application of the FairShares Model to co-operative social entrepreneurship, education and research.
 
The course is aimed at:
•          enterprise development specialists in universities and local authorities
•          social enterprise educators and researchers
•          enterprise educators and researchers
•          co-operative and social entrepreneurs who want to develop solidarity   (multi-stakeholder) enterprises
•          economic regeneration specialists working in regional and international development
 
In short, the course will benefit anyone who wants to their develop support systems for (and research programmes on) co-operative social entrepreneurship. The tutors for this course are Dr Rory Ridley-Duff, Reader in Co-operative Social Enterprise at Sheffield Business School, Dr David Wren, Research Fellow in the FairShares Institute at Sheffield Business School and Cliff Southcombe, MD of Social Enterprise International Ltd. Together they have nearly 50 years combined experience of co-operative social enterprise education, research and development.

Organisation Fees:

University Staff, Local Authorites and Corporate - £595.00 

Social Enterprise, Self-Funding Individuals, Students & Alumni and SMEs - £395.00

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Launch Event for FairShares Institute at Sheffield Business School- Wednesday 28th June - SBSF-FAC-0010

Launch Event for FairShares Institute at Sheffield Business School- Wednesday 28th June - SBSF-FAC-0010

Description

In June 2017, piloting activities for the FairShares Institute, part of Sheffield Business School, will be launched. This will be done in conjunction with the European FairShares Labs for Social and Blue Innovation which is a 3 year transnational Erasmus+ project, looking to develop FairShares enterprises in the UK, Hungary, Germany, Netherlands and Croatia. During 2018, six FairShares Labs will be piloted to test them as incubators for FairShares enterprises.
 
The event will be hosted by Dr Rory Ridley-Duff and will facilitate networking by members of the FairShares Labs, the FairShares Association and the steering group of the FairShares Institute as well as like-minded academics, social entrepreneurs and enterprise developers interested in the field of cooperative social enterprise development. It will include an update on the latest advances on the application of the FairShares Model in research, teaching and enterprise development. The event will be of particular relevance to PRME signatories from HE institutes.

The fees are as follows:

Corporate, Local Authorities or University/Educational Institution Fee - £40

SMEs, Social Enterprise, Self-funding individual, or Student Fee - £20

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