Join us for the international conference “How to cultivate a culture of innovation and an entrepreneurial mindset in schools?”
Date: 11th March 16:00 CET (90 minutes)
Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYlc-ypqzooGtwF5cL_bTzRmU30qrmz4azs
Each participant will receive a certificate of participation.
Entrepreneurship plays a key role in addressing the global challenges of the XXI century, contributing to more sustainable development, for creating employment opportunities, promoting social value for society and stimulating the development of local territories. It is crucial to develop educational strategies for Entrepreneurship, where children and youngsters can develop skills, knowledge and attitudes that allow them to create social and economic value, empowering them with entrepreneurial skills that allow them to act as agents of social change.
Partners the project “Network of Entrepreneurial Schools” developed several innovative tools and standards to measure and improve entrepreneurial school education. The conference is an opportunity to share these tools and learn from the experience of schools which implemented them as a pilot project.
It will also serve a purpose to promote the Network of Entrepreneurial Schools – an open international network of schools and stakeholders, which is a platform to:
NETWORK: share experiences, develop international partnerships and projects based on principles of trust and cooperation
KNOWLEDGE: integrate a learning community enabling access to knowledge, practices and programs of entrepreneurship and educational innovation for all school community
RECOGNITION: have the possibility of greater local and international recognition of the organisation/school
SUPPORT: have the possibility of educational consultancy to support the development of entrepreneurship projects and initiatives
Keynote speaker: Ciprian Stănescu
Co-Founder of Social Innovation Solutions, an organization offering consultancy and support for NGOs and corporations on social impact, future trends and innovation. He manages a variety of educational programs and business competitions like Social Impact Award and Future Makers or conversation platforms like Future Summit of Future Talks. Ciprian worked for 2 years for Ashoka Romania and 10 years for the Aspen Institute Romania. He is a Global Shaper Alumni of the World Economic Forum and co-founder of Global Shapers Bucharest Hub. He teaches 3 classes at The Entrepreneurship Academy in Bucharest (Futurism, CSR & Sustainability and Leadership) and is currently doing his PhD in International Economics in Bucharest. Ciprian holds an MA in Political Science from the Central European University in Budapest. He is a frequent speaker on Future Trends & Foresight, Industry and Social Innovation both in Romania and abroad.
The conference is the final activity of the Network of Entrepreneurial Schools (NES) – a project co-funded by the Erasmus + Programme of the European Union, led by Agência DNA Cascais in partnership with DYPALL Network, Scoala Gimnaziala Traian Craiova, Maltas Vidusskola and Director of Secondary Education of Kartidsa. The project aims to contribute to promoting a culture of innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit in the school community.