Experiences about metodological methods, tools, technological support for comunication, management or services production and social proyects. Just like network, aplications, platforms, protocols or work techniques.


Welcome all social Entrepreneurships, ONGs and undergraduates to this III Burgos Social Startup meeting, in which our main objective is to continue being useful and to give support for all organizations and social Entrepreneurship.

We want to stand out the importance of ONGs and actors who undertake the improvement chages of people and groups life, to profit the own good, today this changes are often bind together with new ways of production and consumition inside the structural of the colaborative and supportive technology, network comunication and economy.

During past presentations of other editions we have make reference to national and international social impact projects, to the changing actions of local and rural sustainable organizations, close to the female undertaking development, which is more important because of its transformer value.

In this III Burgos Social Startup, furthermore, we propose to turn your gaze to the instrumental part of the resources which are useful to support the working with goals or social groups, and which improves the social objectives achievement. Its about a way, tools, protocols, platforms, networks, methodology methods, aplications or other technological supports which make easier the information, comunication, management and production of the services that offer the organizations or support social projects.

Like past years, from the University of Burgos, Social Entrepreneurship opens the way to provide contacts, information, training and direct action on the reality of their environment, with a particular destination for young participants , iniversity students and social and rural enterpreneurship people. We assure that, from the creative potencial, all off them have in common the conviction that is necessary to search, planify and project new alternative actions.

So, on September 28th and 29th,weinvite you to the “III Burgos Social Startup” which takes place with the aim of boosting the Social Entrepreneurship. And we want to do it relying on people and:

  • Organizations experiences, for its value of direct and journal action, in contact with groups reality, inspired by their needs and challenge.
  • Experiences knowledge about important innovation undertaking social projects.
  • Treatment of cases about success motivated from social entrepreneur in rural area, in particular, with the women involvement, because of the population maintenance.

The event, organized by the Department of Applied Economics of the University of Burgos, depart from a local framework which is extended to a regional, national and international area according to the place of origin and the final interests o participants and colaborative work.

In addition, by with the prize for the best project designed during the vent. a group of participants will contact with the internatonal sphere, after being selected from the jury.

To do this, the registered participants form work teams to propose, develop and defend social intervention projects, which can become social entrepreneurship actions. In addition, for undergraduate students enrolled in this university activity, 1 credit has been requested in their studies.

The University space, during the weekend, becomes a means to receive and collect information, to obtain training and guidance, and to promote action projects already initiated or emerging during the conference. The teams develop their proposals after connecting with associations and social organizations, with projects of social entrepreneurship consolidated and with cases of success of entrepreneurs in different areas, as well as having the support of a wide team of Mentors, with whom they will debate their ideas for assess the scope and feasibility of them.

The groups have the opportunity to present their projects in front of a specialized jury in charge of choosing the people who will receive, as main prize, a trip of one week to a european capital city to get in touch with social organizations. In this way, the selected youngsters will be able to enjoy an international experience on social entrepreneurship, which aims to improve, through practice, their training in tools, resources and networks, with the aim of expanding their entrepreneurial skills.





General Objective:

Put in value and expand the link of the UBU with the reality of its “Social Environment” in a proactive way and with results of direct application through social entrepreneurship.

In a direct way, know experiences about tools, protocols, platforms, methodology methods, procedures, aplications and technological supports for the information, communication, management of services and social projects.

Specific Objectives:

  • Make easier the contact of university students with “social organizations and social entrepreneurship” to produce a mutual contribution of value through collaboration.
  • Make visible the work of “organizations and social entrepreneurs” as a means of inspiration for young university students-
  • Offering “visibility to the diversity of social reality” and to the possibility of innovation and social entrepreneurship as intervention resources.
  • To foster the “entrepreneurial spirit of university students” in the social fields, influencing their responsibility within society
  • Complete the university training with “training and experiences in social entrepreneurship” in different areas and with different groups
  • To offer to Burgos society a “resource of reflection and sensization” on the situation of the social needs of people and organizations
  • To serve as support from the university and from its CSR, to other institutions interested in “collective work for the improvement of social justice”

Francisco Javier Villar Mata

College professor of the Department of Applied Economics of the UBU


David Llanos Ruiz
Pedagogical degree. University of Burgos

III Burgos social Startup clerk/secretary