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#LivefromLucy: 'Social innovation within and beyond the pandemic' with Dr Neil Stott

Wed 7 April

Lucy Cavendish College

All organizations – public, private or social sector – have experienced massive disruptions to how they organise due to COVID-19 and forced to re-think how to deliver goods and services. The pandemic has brought existing poverty, disadvantage and inequities into sharp relief as well as creating new social problems. In this talk, Dr Neil Stott will discuss how social innovation activists, educators and organisations have reacted to the crisis and what post-pandemic social organising might look like.

About the Speaker

Dr Neil Stott is a Faculty (Professor level) in Management Practice, director of the Master of Studies in Social Innovation Programme and Co-Director of the Cambridge Centre for Social Innovation. Dr Stott is a Fellow of the Inter University Seminar on Armed Forces and Society and adjunct professor, Faculty of Business Administration, Newfoundland, Canada. In 2017, he won the University of Cambridge Vice-Chancellor's Public Engagement with Research Award. He was Chief Executive of Keystone Development Trust until April 2015, and prior to KDT, he worked in local government, charities and community projects.

Dr Stott's research interests include social innovation, social and community entrepreneurship and the history of social change organisations.

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Enquiries and booking

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Enquiries: Lucy Cavendish College Website Email: development@lucy.cam.ac.uk

Timing

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Wed 7 April 6:00PM - 7:00PM

Venue

Address: Lucy Cavendish College
Lady Margaret Road
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB3 0BU
Email: development@lucy.cam.ac.uk