The Social Innovation Camp is an intensive idea-generating workshop where students gather in order to address a specific social business challenge. Team members may not know each other, will have to adapt to each other quickly and find out how to work together most efficiently. By applying “learning by doing” methods, students will develop their interpersonal as well as problem-solving skills and learn to work under very tight deadlines.
Problem-solving, decision-making, interpersonal skills, working with deadlines, thinking creatively, entrepreneurial mind-set, self-reliance, presentation skills.
Aims: Students team up in groups of 6-8 and they develop an entrepreneurial solution to a given social challenge.
Commitment of the volunteer:
Mentor – 4 hours
Juror – 4 hours
Participating countries: Belgium (LJE & Vlajo), Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Japan, Netherlands, Spain & Turkey.