Social Trends Institute

STI is an independent, non-profit research center that offers institutional and financial support to academics in all fields who seek to make sense of emerging social trends and their effects on human communities.

Experts Meetings

  • Accessing the Public Space through Intercultural Mediation: Challenges in a Changing World

    In our globalized world, spaces for new contact, transfer and interaction are rapidly generated and (re)shaped: large-scale mobility phenomena and the increasing speed of communications lead to unprecedented forms of inter- and multicultural coexistence that are subject to reflexive negotiation. Yet this intense flux of people and ideas often not only does not help to solve or mitigate already existing sociopolitical conflicts but rather gives rise to new forms of individual and societal disputes and asymmetries.

    9 days ago
  • Boards of Directors and Corporate Strategy in an Uncertain Context

    In a climate of increasing uncertainty, Boards of Directors are challenged to inform and structure themselves so as to make productive corporate strategy decisions.

    2 months ago
  • Can Benevolence Change the World?

    Benevolence, understood as the willingness to help or to do good unto others, is not frequently considered in business, although it can affect central aspects of business activity at several levels.

    5 months ago