Social Economy and Cities

Values and competitiveness
for an inclusive and sustainable
local development

OCTOBER 1-3, 2018
Euskalduna Conference Centre
Add to my calendar 2018-10-01 2018-10-03 Europe/Madrid GSEF 2018 Global Social Economy Forum 2018 Euskalduna Conference Centre, Bilbao Bilbao

Call for proposals



Welcome to the call for proposals site to GSEF 2018

Open until February 28th, 2018

The Forum’s central theme is the Social Economy and Cities:
Values and competitiveness for inclusive and sustainable local development.

GSEF2018 is therefore in line with the current debates at European and global level considering the social economy, in its various expressions, as a real and viable option to advance and grow socially and economically in a different way.

Along these lines, the main thematic lines of the GSEF 2018 are:

1-Co-creation of public policies.

2-Contribution of the SE to regional transformation.

3-Challenges to the growth of SE entities

4-The future of work and employment: the role of SE.

Each of them includes different subtopics. For a detailed description see the themes and sub-themes document.

The proposals must be sent before Wednesday, February 28, 2018 (midnight, in Europe, UTC/GMT +01:00 (CET)).

To present your proposal you must follow the following steps:

1- Download the application form, fill it in and save it.

2- Please register in the application site

3- Please fill in all the required fields and upload the application form.

For more information download the guide for the call for proposal.

To solve any problems or additional information, you can send an email:

Thank you very much for your interest in participating in GSEF 2018!