Social Innovation conference
Richard Kivel, Chairman of the MIT Enterprise Forum and Trustee of the Bankinter Foundation of Innovation, presented in his speech the implications of social innovation in civil society and the business environment. He emphasizes the importance of creating new business and overall business strategies from social problem identification or social deficiencies. Social entrepreneurs stand out in this ecosystem, they develop their business and their networking based on the solution of social problems or needs. Richard Kivel defines the characteristics and challenges of these social entrepreneurs.