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23. September 2020.

The Smart Collective invites you to join the seventh Social Innovation Forum - SIF 2020, which will be held online from September 28 to October 2.

SIF2020 strives to enable talks, inspiration and enlargement of skills and knowledge of all participants through program units. It will be focused on strengthening the social economy and social entrepreneurs, especially in times of crisis caused by COVID 19.

Sign up for SIF2020 and become part of a community of over 800 leaders from the civil, private and public sectors from 16 countries, who have participated in the SIF over the past 6 years:

• Talk to key players in the region about how to build partnerships that foster social innovation and the green economy? What types of support does the new plan for the social economy of the European Commission and the COVID global alliance for the support of social enterprises envisage? What experiences and lessons do support programs for young social entrepreneurs have in North Africa, the Middle East and the Western Balkans?

• Get inspired through the stories and presentations of successful social youth and green entrepreneurs. Meet the pioneers of impact investing in Eastern and Southeastern Europe and their experiences in starting impact funds. Learn more about the problem of food surplus management and food donations in Serbia and Europe.

• Find out - Sign up for social enterprise workshops – How to manage finances in times of crisis and How to integrate social mission into your communication? Or sign up for one of the youth workshops – What is social entrepreneurship? What are social innovations? How to start a green business?

Participation in the conference is free, but the number of participants in the workshops is limited. Ensure your participation in them on time.

You may sign up until September 25 on

Follow the conference program and information about the speakers and workshops on our website or Facebook page

For any additional information, please contact the Smart Collective office by sending an e-mail to

Source: Civic Initiatives and Coordination Body