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Bottoms-up Initiatives for Societal Change organises all kind of events to stimulate the discussion, knowledge transer and coopration between scholars and interested people. Do you have an idea for an event? Please email us!

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Methods Workshop Series

This academic year, we are organising a methods workshop series, in which researchers from the UU will share their expertise on a certain method with you and teach you how to implement this methods into your own bottom-up initiatives research. If you are interested in teaching a method, please send an email with the title of your workshop to our methods workshop coordinator Rense Corten.

Upcoming workshops: Save the date!
Workshop 2/4: to be announced
Workshop 3/4: to be announced
Workshop 4/4: to be announced

Past workshops:
Workhop 1/4: 'Citizen Science'

Interdisciplinary Seminar Series

This academic year, we are organising an interdisciplinary seminar series with, in each seminar, two speakers from different disciplines to find common ground between their research areas. If you are interested in presenting your research, please send an email with the title of your presentation to our seminar organizer Karin Geuijen.

Upcoming seminars: Save the date!
Seminar 3/4: 4 April 2024 (16:00-17:30) 'Entrepreneurship as Initiators of Sustainable Societal Change: A Historical Perspective'
Seminar 4/4: to be announced

Past seminars:
Seminar 1/4: 'Social Capital and Citizen Collectives'
Seminar 2/4: 'Diversity in scaling and generalization of innovations for transformative change'

Read summary of seminar 1/4