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PICNIC Mexico goes to Oaxaca

20 March 2014

PICNIC Mexico’s next event will take place during the Catapulta social innovation festival held from April 7 – 12, 2014 in Oaxaca, Mexico. Oaxaca is a major hub for organizations working to eradicate poverty and improve life for the poorest people in Mexican society.

PICNIC Mexico goes to Oaxaca...

Speed pitching at FLII

7 March 2014

Social entrepreneurs in Mexico, Latin America and the U.S. are changing the world for the better (and providing major inspiration). Here's a sample of some of the great companies which pitched during the Latin American Forum on Impact Investing where PICNIC Mexico hosted a pop-up program.

Speed pitching at FLII...

"Good Incubation" research presentation at FLII

5 March 2014

As part of our quest to ''re-define growth'', PICNIC Mexico invited Paul Miller of Bethnal Green Ventures (BGV) to the Latin American Forum on Impact Investing to share some of the major trends happening in the world of social innovation accelerators. 

"Good Incubation" research presentation at FLII...

Paul Miller: running an impactful social innovation accelerator

26 February 2014

PICNIC Mexico invited Paul Miller of Bethnal Green Ventures (BGV) to share his experiences of running an accelerator program for social entrepreneurs during the plenary program of the Latin American Forum on Impact Investing (FLII). BGV is based in London at NESTA. 

Paul Miller: running an impactful social innovation...

Re-defining growth discussion at FLII 2014

26 February 2014

PICNIC Mexico hosted a series of activities during the Latin American Forum on Impact Investing (FLII) which kickstarted discussions around our “Re-define Growth” call to action in the context of Mexico and Latin America.

Re-defining growth discussion at FLII 2014...

Redefining Growth: Design Column Body Building by Boijmans van Beuningen

17 September 2013

On Thursday, 19 September, PICNIC organizes the Day of the Labs as part of the Amsterdam Urban Innovation Week. Together with wonderful content partners, a diverse program of workshops, labs, round tables and exhibits is planned across the city of Amsterdam. Not in Amsterdam that day? Not to worry! Our partners in Utrecht (Aorta) and Rotterda...

Redefining Growth: Design Column Body Building by B...