Panel: What works and what can we do better? The role of policy in social innovation development

Policy is an important tool for social innovations to have a true global impact. Legislation, investments, innovation strategies and research are all impacted by regional, national and European policy and they have a profound impact on the identity of social innovation within the innovations system. Given the cross sectoral nature of social innovation, it is a cutting edge movement pushing policy makers to adress policy in new ways.

In this session the panel will discuss how policy making needs to adapt to better support social innovation and sustainability. What works today and what can we do better?