Entrepreneurship Workshop Series
The Aspect Entrepreneurship Community of Practice will host a series of six workshops aimed at developing social innovation based entrepreneurial activities, building institutional capacity, enhancing internationalisation and establishing the social sciences as a key driver for social innovation and social enterprise development. Each workshop will focus on a different part of social sciences entrepreneurship. The workshops are standalone but follow a logical framework to address the challenges faced in social sciences entrepreneurship. Outputs from the workshops will be developed into social sciences-based entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial activities, sharing of good practice and transferred through the development of occasional papers or opinion piece articles, toolkit style resources and training, amongst other routes.
- October 2019 – Ecosystem Journey Mapping
- May 2020 – Supporting Entrepreneurship Remotely
- May 2020 – How are social science entrepreneurs responding to COVID-19?
- June 2020 – Making the case for entrepreneurship support services – How to demonstrate value and generate revenues
- September 2020 – Increasing diversity in entrepreneurship
- November 2020 – Language of social science entrepreneurship
- December 2020 – What’s different about social science entrepreneurship?
- Plans for 2021 coming soon
The outputs from these sessions are available below (or will be in due course).
Aspect Research Commercialisation (ARC) Accelerator
Aspect’s accelerator programme for social science academics and researchers.Find out more
Aspect Student Accelerator Programme (ASAP)
Aspect’s social sciences student and alumni accelerator programme.FIND OUT MORE
Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Mapping
Identifying and mapping relevant resources for entrepreneurs and alumni.FIND OUT MORE
Developing working models of intrapreneurship in the social sciences.FIND OUT MORE
Methods for Change
Showcasing the value of social science methodologies to non-academic sectors.FIND OUT MORE
Developing a series of guidance and good practice cases for the communication needs associated with social science commercialisation.FIND OUT MORE
Research Commercialisation Workshop Series
Developing good practice for social sciences commercialisation.FIND OUT MORE
Entrepreneurship Workshop Series
A series of six workshops aimed at developing social innovation-based entrepreneurial activities.FIND OUT MORE
Aspect Podcast and Creative Challenge Series
Supporting social scientist entrepreneurs.FIND OUT MORE
The Mobilise Carer Assessment Platform
Supporting family and other informal carers as they adapt to caring under COVID-19 related restrictions.FIND OUT MORE
Business Engagement Sector ‘Deep Dives’
Exploring challenges related to industry and academic engagement.FIND OUT MORE
Digital Information Literacy Programme for Schools
Creating a pilot teacher training resource to combat online misinformation.FIND OUT MORE
Board Games Commercialisation
Creating an Ed Tech Games Hub for the Aspect consortium.FIND OUT MORE
Internationalisation of Aspect
Building relationships with HEIs in middle income countries.FIND OUT MORE
Research Funding Prize for Zinc Mission 2 BusinessesFIND OUT MORE
Research Fellowships in Zinc Mission 3FIND OUT MORE
Creative Industries 'Deep Dives'
investigating activities between social science academics and creative industries