Call for papers: Social Economy Student Network (SESN) Student Conference on the Social Economy

Jun 1 2010 - 9:00am
Jun 1 2010 - 5:00pm
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INVITATION

Are you interested in research relating to social justice, inequalities, marginalization, co-operative movements, non-profits or social enterprise?
If so, we invite you to attend:
Student Conference on the Social Economy: Innovation in a Changing World – Critically Exploring Social Economy Alternatives June 1st, 2010 Concordia University, Montreal, Québec, Canada

In Association with: The Canadian Association for Studies in Co-operation (CASC), The Association for Non-Profit and Social Economy Research (ANSER), and Congress of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences 2010

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend the student workshop on the Social Economy on June 1st at Concordia University. This interdisciplinary student conference, Innovation in a Changing World – Critically Exploring Social Economy Alternatives is an initiative of the Social Economy Student Network (SESN), and aims to network students, academics and practitioners, and offer participants a better understanding of issues and research about the Social Economy.

The conference will include twelve student presentations in both French and English, and a keynote address following a catered lunch. This year’s keynote speakers are Margie Mendell the director of the Karl Polanyi Institute, and J.J. Mc Murtry, a renowned Social Economy theorist from York University. Following the conference there will be a catered social gathering co-organized by the Social Economy Student Network and the Canadian Association for Studies in Cooperation (CASC) Through this exchange of ideas and knowledge, the Social Economy Student Network endeavors to inspire social change by strengthening awareness and research on the Social Economy among students in Canada. Registration There is no charge to attend this conference.

To register please visit: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MSG97ZN

For more details about the student conference please visit the SESN website: http://socialeconomy.info/en/english, or http://socialeconomy.info/fr/francais

If you would like any further information regarding this conference, please contact: Neil Nunn - Social Economy Student Network Coordinator
Email: neilnunn@uvic.ca
Telephone: (250) 853-3929
http://socialeconomy.info/en/english