What happens when new innovators take over old spaces

What happens when new innovators take over old spaces

The concept of space is inherent to innovation. There is a reason you think differently from one space to another – spaces have intentions, they have outputs.  When launching PLACE in 2016, the question of space was paramount. Our aim was to tap into the...
#WeBelieveinNew

#WeBelieveinNew

On Thursday January 16th, we all took an active role in changing the narrative around migration. PLACE and Ecole des Ponts Business School brought together private sector actors to speak on how they are paving the way in investing in and recruiting newcomer talent....
Thoughts on three years of PLACE

Thoughts on three years of PLACE

PLACE, like all innovation, was born from necessity. A necessity that was clear to see across disciplines and borders – to change the migrant narrative. In 2016, media-fueled rhetoric around the dangers of migration clouded Europe’s capacity to see the...
Why did someone from Unilever become a PLACE mentor?

Why did someone from Unilever become a PLACE mentor?

Through the breadth of their many international brands, Unilever has the opportunity to act on many global challenges. Dove: body image. Axe: masculinity. Lipton: sustainable supply chains.  In comes Ben & Jerry’s, a highly-engaged brand in the Unilever...