IGNITING SOCIAL INNOVATION

The Shaping Horizons methodology consolidates an active international youth network built upon core principles: passion for the common good, collaboration to find synergies, and cultural understanding to build a society beyond borders.

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PRE-INCUBATION

Community leaders from diverse cultural backgrounds and professions are selected and assigned to work together in teams with expert mentorship support. The teams meet regularly online and use a set of innovation tools to identify a social challenge.

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IN-PERSON IDEATION

Participants gather with senior leaders from industry, politics, and academia to take part in tailored sessions designed to ignite ideas that transform into projects. All projects are pitched to a panel of judges so that teams can receive feedback and financial support.

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ONLINE ACCELERATOR

This stage begins with prototype projects ready to be transformed into a pilot. At this stage, another set of tools and resources are provided to facilitate the growth of the projects as well as measure

their impact.