NEWCOMER TALENT, WE NEED YOU!
Europe needs your ideas and your projects to thrive!
PLACE is offering a fellowship for newcomers who want to develop their own project in Europe.
MIGRATION IS A CHANCE FOR OUR SOCIETIES
TO REACH THEIR FULL POTENTIAL.
how can we create the best conditions for newcomers to Europe to be innovators, in a position to act and create value ?
Omar is a software engineer, violin player and opera singer from Syria. In Syria he completed his studies in Information Technology and volunteered with the Red Cross for 6years.
Thoeiba Mohamed Elamin
Thoebia, a medical doctor from Sudan has been in France for the last three years. In Sudan, she specialized in public health matters, delivering awareness programs to youth on HIV and AIDS.
A natural with languages, Rohulla has spent most of his life as a refugee. He speaks Norwegian, Farsi, Paschtu, Hindi, English, French, Arabic fluently and believes his unique upbringing has allowed him to develop the ability to not only communicate but collaborate with diverse cultures.
Asmaa Mohamed Salih
Asmaa is a lawyer from North Sudan. She attended Cairo University in Egypt where she obtained her Master’s in Social Law. She came to France to study International Law at the Sorbonne for one month and decided to stay after she completed the program.
wants to show migrant-led innovation in practice.
By running innovation labs where people have a chance to create products and services in response to their needs, and sharing the results of these labs with a wide public.
PLACE is led by a
European collective of PLACEmakers.
PLACE provides newcomers to European cities and people
from the host civil societies with the opportunities to create amazing products
and services in response to challenges they face.
PLACE IS HAPPENING
in cities around Europe.
The first pilot launched early 2017 in Paris.
Others pilots will be launching soon in other capitals across Europe. Watch this space.
Each PLACE pilot is developed by local partners and the PLACE Network Team.
You too can develop a PLACE pilot in your city with us.
of PLACE’s lab participants are people
with a recent history of migration.
of them are women.
come from a variety of backgrounds, including
architecture, journalism, engineering, health services
and the Arts.
Meet current PLACEmakers:
Who are the PLACE Network Team?
Associate at Wow!Labs
Co-founder, Head of design and Associate at Wow!Labs
Sarah Ann McCrae
Sourcer and Lab Producer
Recents Facebook News
Tu veux apprendre comment utiliser des outils d’innovations pour créer un projet d’entreprenariat ? Tu te vois faire partie d’une communauté active internationale ? Tu es curieu.(x).se , ouvert(e) d’esprit, et impatient(e) de grandir ?
Alors n’attends plus ! Rejoins Place Innovator fellowship ici –
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Do you want to learn to use innovation tools to create strong and meaningful entrepreneurial projects? Do you see yourself part of a vibrant and international community? Are you curious, open minded and eager to grow?
Then go no further! Sign-up for PLACE Innovator fellowship here -
Registration spots are filing up fast so apply quickly.
P.S. Don’t hesitate to tell us if childcare or administrative issues might stand in your way, we can build solutions together.
PLACEmakers launch event May 2017 First Innovation Lab : 72 hours, 9 solutions, 13 nationalities – PLACE comes to life at Le CENTQUARTRE-Paris The initial pilot of PLACE in Paris kicked off last week and will unfold until Autumn 2017. Around 50 participants, most of...read more