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What is Lasin?
LASIN is a network of Universities across the world that wants to make a real contribution to their communities; fostering cooperation to incubate and influence social change and innovation
Programme 1st LASIN conference in Panama
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Presentation of the oficial programme of the 1st LASIN conference, 28th and 29th of September in Panama City.
Registration for the first LASIN conference is now OPEN!
Friday, July 21, 2017
The full program with speakers and selected presentations of the abstracts will be announced at the beginning of August.

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Case Study: Ballon Latam
Thursday 14/09/2017
Students develop their entrepreneurship skills and share their learning with local communities
Crédito : Taller de Imagen de la Universidad de Alicante Aparecen: Nuria Grané Teruel - Vicerrectora de Estudiantes y Empleo de la UA Daniel Ibiza - CEO AIUDO.
IMPULSE Awards
Friday 01/09/2017
Recognition of IMPULSO awards for the work of university entrepreneurs in the social innovation project AIUDO.
First Publication Case Study LASIN: Take a Hand
Wednesday 30/08/2017
In order to generate the impact on the quality of life of people in the health area through new forms of production, distribution, and relationship,T ake a Hand, materializes the affordability of modern technologies to give its support to the South Americ
Social Innovation Support Units (SISU)

The Social Innovation Support Units aim to widen the scope of regular knowledge transfer activities in order to achieve the following:

  • an increase in new social enterprises and projects;
  • new funding opportunities, including microcredit resources;
  • collaborations between university academics and social programmes in order to lend academic credibility;
  • new innovation models (foundations, cooperatives, not-for- profit companies etc.);
  • standardised measurement of social responsibility based on ISO26000 offered to internal and external, private and public organisations
  • international networks in social innovation
  • measurement procedures to assess both social and economic impact of
  • social innovation initiatives