Dr Gerasimos BalisDesign Facilitator
- Social entrepreneurship- How small business and entrepreneurs operate in the digital economy
- A design-led research on new methods of business support for enterprises and organizations engaged in social value creation, regardless of their for-profit or nonprofit status.
- The social aspects of entrepreneurship –networking and social capital
Research aims to contribute towards establishing social enterprise as a norm, and social impact as part of how we live and work. Research on new methods and models for transformational change, drawing from design to deal with the inherent complexity of a field that is positioned between business, government and the civil society.
Learning to design learning through design: service design and experientially acquired entrepreneurial learning
Balis, G. 2018 Lancaster University. 366 p.
The role of service design in the effectual journey of social entrepreneurs
Balis, G. 2014
Local Trade: Supporting Local Economic Resilience in the Digital Age
Balis, G. 2012
- HighWire Doctoral Training Centre