Social Economy Initiative

Official Launch of the Social Innovators' Integration Lab (SIIL)

Published: 31May2016

On May 30, 2016, members of the McGill and Montreal community gathered for the launch of the Social Innovators' Integration Lab (SIIL). The SIIL research project, located at Le Salon 1861 in the...

SEI Homecoming Keynote: From Ebola to Imbalance


All alumni, students, staff and faculty are invited to join us as the SEI hosts a special Homecoming presentation with Dr.

Social Innovators’ Integration Lab Welcomes Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

Published: 27Apr2016

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management’s Social Economy Initiative is pleased to welcome Dr. Julie Rijpens as the new Post-Doctoral Fellow for the Social Innovators’ Integration...

Social Innovators' Integration Lab (SIIL) Launch Event


The Social Innovators' Integration Lab (SIIL) project team is pleased to invite members of/desautelsCategory: Desautels Faculty of Management Sustainability

SEI Impact Internship Program - 2016 Cohort Announced

Published: 20Apr2016

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM) is pleased to announce the Social Economy Initiative’s Impact Internship cohort for the 2016 year. Now in its fourth consecutive...

McGill students give future Syrian newcomers English lessons online

Published: 7Jan2016

Many people are offering help to Syrian refugees after they arrive in Quebec, but students are reaching out to refugees while they remain overseas....

McGill Innovation Week Features Social Innovation Initiatives On and Off Campus

Published: 7Dec2015

The third installation of McGill Innovation Week took place in November 2015, featuring nineteen events which integrated McGill students and faculty with the local Montreal innovation community. 

Social Entrepreneurship Workshop: Designing your career, your enterprise, and your impact

Published: 19Nov2015

On November 13, 2015, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM) and the Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship co-sponsored a half-day workshop on social entrepreneurship....