Stanford Social Innovation Review : Informing and inspiring leaders of social change




Audio talks by leaders of social change


Audio lectures brought to you by Social Innovation Conversations, co-hosted by Stanford Social Innovation Review's Managing Editor Eric Nee.


Nonprofit Management

The Art of Collaborative Leadership

Rockwood Leadership Institute president Akaya Windwood discusses how we can get movements and sectors to work together to advance the common good.

Featuring Akaya Windwood | Apr. 25, 2013 | 57 minutes

Social Entrepreneurship

A Crash Course on Creativity

Stanford Professor Tina Seelig discusses how to unlock creative genius through a set of tools and conditions we each have in our control—our “innovation engine.”

Featuring Tina Seelig | Apr. 23, 2013 | 1 hour 5 minutes


The Critical Role of the Strategic Brand

Harvard researcher Nathalie Kylander challenges traditional branding principles and proposes a new framework for developing a more strategic brand.

Featuring Nathalie Kylander | Apr. 16, 2013 | 1 hour 7 minutes

Nonprofit Management

New Skills for the New Social Economy

What is a “social economy” and how is it affecting leaders in nonprofit management?

Featuring Lucy Bernholz & Rob Reich | Mar. 26, 2013 | 1 hour 9 minutes

Nonprofit Management

Creating Forces for Good in Nonprofit Management

A look at successful strategies of high-impact nonprofits, and how small and local nonprofits can leverage them.

Featuring Heather McLeod Grant | Feb. 22, 2013 | 1 hour 3 minutes

Nonprofit Management

Network Mindsets in Nonprofit Management

Social media guru Beth Kanter discusses how nonprofits can utilize their professional networks to develop a “network mindset.”

Featuring Beth Kanter | Feb. 6, 2013 | 1 hour 7 minutes

Technology & Design

Connection Technology to Save Lives

Ridwan Djamaluddin speaks on how Indonesia is using technology to deal with climate threats and implementing early warning systems to save lives.

Featuring Ridwan Djamaluddin | Nov. 27, 2012 | 9 minutes


Using Social Media for Social Good

Stanford business professor Jennifer Aaker discusses how social media can do more than just provide entertainment—it can also prolong or save lives.

Featuring Jennifer Aaker | Nov. 27, 2012 | 14 minutes

Social Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship in Service to Economic Growth

Entrepreneurship concentrating on scientific collaborations and innovations is the key to fostering sustainable economic growth.

Featuring Paul Kedrosky | Nov. 27, 2012 | 11 minutes

Technology & Design

Mobile Technology for Healthcare

Eric Dishman, director of health innovation at Intel, asserts that mobile technologies can create sustainable healthcare for all.

Featuring Eric Dishman | Nov. 15, 2012 | 21 minutes