Posts tagged with “creativity”

Creative workshop for aspiring social entrepreneurs

30 April 2009 | Category: news, opportunities | Keywords: , , , , ,

Push The ButtonAs part of the Social Impact Award, we will be hosting a creative sessions for students interested in developing and submitting their initiative: Following upon a brief general introduction to the award and its opportunities, special focus is set on enabling the development of new ideas and assisting in the realization of created concepts. Furthermore, the relaxed atmosphere will provide space for new connections and possible collaborations to be initiated.

This workshop is open for students of all universities. It will take place on 08 May 2009 at 5.00pm in “Depot” (Breite Gasse 3, 1070 Vienna). More information and registration for the workshop available at the new facebook group of the award.

The Social Impact Award is an initiative by EC Vienna and emersense. It is rewarding students with innovative ideas and new approaches to bringing about positive change in society. Applications for this award can be submitted until 30 May 2009, 10pm. For more information, resources, links and details on the award please visit and see the role of emersense here.

Looking back at “Chaos.Tension.Innovation.” with Miha Pogacnik

19 April 2009 | Category: review | Keywords: , , , ,


Impressions of the event and an open group for insights, ideas and perspectives are accessible at emersense.ning

“Chaos.Tension.Innovation.” A Creative Journey with Miha Pogacnik

23 March 2009 | Category: news | Keywords: , , , ,

Miha PogacnikThe world does not look the same through the eyes of an artist. There is no fear of renewal. No danger seen in uncertainty. Chaos is the catalyst for change. Tension the source of innovation. And a profound crisis what inspires transformation.

Miha Pogacnik allows us to take this perspective. As he plays the violin and speaks to the audience, compositions are unraveled and barriers to our perception removed. Chaos will be encountered. Tension felt. And a space for innovation enabled.

Miha Pogacnik is an internationally acclaimed violinist, entrepreneur and keynote speaker. For over twenty-five years, he has infused creativity through the language of music in a multitude of settings and inspired hundreds of leading companies, global forums and pioneering institutions with his virtuosity. He is founder of idriart, cultural ambassador of Slovenia and board member of the Berlin School of Creative Leadership. More

This event will take place on Thursdy, 16 April 2009 at 7.00 pm in “borg3 musiksaal” (Landstr. Hauptstraße 70, 1030 Vienna). Participation fee 59 EUR (regular), 29 EUR (students). Only limited places availabe. Registrations at