Social Entrepreneurship Conference

The 18th Annual Social Entrepreneurship Conference

November 5-6, 2021 | In-person
University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Hybrid options available

Experience a conference focused on social entrepreneurship research

University of Southern California Marshall School of Business, Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Brittingham Social Enterprise Lab, and Indiana University Kelley School of Business, Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Department of Management & Entrepreneurship are proud to sponsor the 18th Annual Social Entrepreneurship Conference.

The Annual Social Entrepreneurship Conference, codirected by Dr. Jill Kickul and Dr. Sophie Bacq, is the largest academic gathering of its kind in terms of research paper submissions, and convenes scholars, practitioners, and students from around the world to explore topics in social enterprise, innovation, sustainability, and impact.

The conference is dedicated to the ongoing development of theory and research on social entrepreneurship and its impact on global communities. The aim of this academic conference is to bring together scholars in social entrepreneurship to discuss emerging concepts and themes in social entrepreneurship research. Presentations will include conceptual papers and research papers presenting quantitative and/or qualitative data, and panels of experts on selected topics.

A leading community of social entrepreneurship scholars

The Annual Social Entrepreneurship Conference provides opportunities to hear from and interact with world-class speakers and to make valuable connections.