Innovators in your city are meeting up to drive change. You’re invited.

How Events Work

When people gather, learn, and apply their collective skills with a shared purpose—we can design better, together. Join an event in your city or create your own to inspire local action around big OpenIDEO initiatives.

Build Relationships

Connect with changemakers in your community.

Get Inspired

Gain insights from experts, funders, and end users.

Develop Skills

Access resources and design tools to build expertise.

Create Solutions

Apply your ideas to affect local and global impact.

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Learn from the pros: see how our Shanghai Chapter launched an event to reimagine higher education

Create an Event with OpenIDEO

In just a few hours, you can help inspire new solutions to big problems. Bring your friends or your community together around the issues we tackle on OpenIDEO. We’ll support you along the way.

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Join a Community of Purpose: OpenIDEO Chapters

Chapters are a network of volunteer-driven communities that regularly convene in cities worldwide to connect creative problem solvers and design local solutions for OpenIDEO’s global efforts. Find people who share your passion in a Chapter near you.

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Sponsor an Event

We work with partners worldwide to design meaningful experiences that inspire people and action for good. Interested?

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