Publications

Within this section you will find the latest GCL publications, such as the Global Social Business Summit 2013 Follow up Report, the Academia Report 2013, the Student Guide to Social Business, summary reports from our Social Business Labs and the Global Social Business Summit, as well as from other workshops or events. We will continue to expand this section with more documents in the near future.
Academia Report Social Business 2013  
More than ever before, universities play an important role to grow the social business movement. Universities are not only a breeding ground for knowledge and new ideas, but also the ideal place to educate the young generation about the idea of social business. This Academia Report Social Business 2013 gives an overview about the various university activities, which are taking place globally in the field social business.
 
Student Guide to Social Business  
Are you a student who is interested in the idea of social business? If you are, this Student Guide to Social Business is for you! Whether you want to organize a workshop or conference at your university, lobby for social business or start your own we provide you all the tips you need to do so! The Student Guide entails lots of background information about social business, websites, books, and case studies and it will definitely help you get started in the movement that is changing the world!
 
Follow Up Reports  
Global Social Business Summit 2013 Follow up Report  
The 5th edition of the Global Social Business Summit - the leading forum worldwide in this field - took place on November 14 -15 in Kuala Lumpur/Malaysia. Together with the youth organization myHarapan we created an interactive event with 580 participants from all over the world. Together they exchanges ideas in workshops, attended expert panel discussions and networked during two inspirational days.
 
Global Social Business Summit 2012 / Vienna, Austria / November 8 - 10, 2012

The Global Social Business Summit is the leading forum for social business worldwide and brings together experts from corporations, civil society, governments and academia. The fourth summit took place in Vienna, Austria on November 8 - 10 with a comprehensive program including workshops, expert meetings, panel discussions, etc.

 
Social Business Week Bahrain / Bahrain / September 16 - 19, 2012

The first Social Business Week Bahrain took place from September 16 - 19, 2012 with a series of events including a Public Speech and two Social Business Labs. The follow up report gives an overview about the activities of the week and the results from the workshops.

 
nbs - Rio de Janeiro / Brazil / June 25, 2012

This is the summary report from our Social Business Lab with nbs, a communication and marketing agency based in Brazil. The Social Business Lab took place on June 25, 2012 in Rio de Janeiro.

 
ESPM Sao Paulo / Brazil / April 23 & 24, 2012

This report is the first of its kind in a series of summary reports from our Social Business Labs, which will be held at universities all around the world. This report gives an overview about the topics and results, which were discussed during the Social Business Lab at ESPM in Sao Paulo.