European Week of Regions and Cities


Annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement EU cohesion policy, and show the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance.

International Social Innovation Research Conference


This event explores the need to combine commercial and social objectives at the 200 SVS conference centre in Glasgow. The conference brings together scholars from across the globe to discuss social innovation from a variety of perspectives.

Nesta Government Innovation Summit 2019


The focus of Nesta’s first ever Government Innovation Summit is to reimagine better public services. This is a full day of talks, workshops and panel discussions at the Brewery, Chiswell Street, with input from senior public servants and local government leaders, that will showcase new methods that are being tried and tested around the world.

Wisdom 2.0

San Francisco

Wisdom 2.0 is an annual event that addresses how to live connected to one another through technology in ways that are beneficial to our well-being, effective in our work, and useful to the world.

FutureFest 2020


The Nesta event at Tobacco Dock in East London asks questions such as: How can the planet sustain us? What will Alexa do with your biggest secrets? How can we learn to be alone together? FutureFest promises to "offer you the essential tools to reset the clock on doomsday and navigate a better future".

2020 Sustainable Leaders Congress


This year's event at the suitably sustainable Almodóvar Hotel in Berlin has the themes of Climate Action, Reduced Inequalities, Responsible Consumption and Production, and Reporting.