Social Innovation

Research

The SEI's research-related goal is to conduct leading-edge research into the social economy for the purpose of actionable knowledge. Over one third of our professors' research topics relevant to...

Teaching

The SEI's teaching-related goal is to prepare a dynamic workforce to lead and serve organizations within the social economy by providing a world-class education.

SEI Leadership Council

The SEI Leadership Council (SEI-LC) was formed in 2012 to ensure that its teaching, research and outreach activities are closely tied to the real issues facing the world. The following members are...

About us

What is the social economy? The social economy is the part of the economy that is neither privately nor publicly controlled. It is sometimes referred to as the third, citizen, or plural sector. In...

Past SEI Events

Our past events have attracted positive media interest and were successful in promoting the SEI, the MDIIM and the Desautels Faculty of Management.