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Social franchising has been touted about Europe as a key means of speeding up the growth of the social economy and the employment of disadvantaged people. Today there are more than 60 European social franchises employing over 10,000 people, over 60% of them being economically disadvantaged. So may be the promise is becoming reality. The first European Social Franchising Network conference was held in London 2011 with 130 participants from across Europe, including a third of all existing social franchisors.
The second conference in Sweden 13 May 2013 will look at the impact of social franchising across Europe. It will share best practice and look at financing the growth of social franchising. Leading exponents of social franchising will be sharing what they have learnt with policy makers from governments and agencies across Europe. (Programme still in progress!)
Who should attend? Social franchisors⊗ – a uniqe opportunity to network, share experiences and learn from some of Europe’s leading social franchises. Policy makers and funders – find out about the impact hof social franchising and how you can support it to create more jobs and a better society. Social entrepreneurs – find out if your social enterprise can be franchised Organisers The conference is organised by European Social Franchising Network and Coompanion Göteborgsregionen. Registration Already open at https://dinkurs.se/21881 Venue The Swedish Exhibition and Congress Center in Göteborg, Sweden Date Tuesday, May 13, 2013 For further information Please go to www.socialfranchising.coop or firstname.lastname@example.org Booking The conference is free but place are limited and priority will be given to social franchises. We are also encouraging social franchise to bring display information to promote your social franchise (a limited number of exhibition spaces are available).
⊗ A limited number of social franchisors will be covered for travel and accommodation. Register NOW!!