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GSBI | The Center for Science, Technology, and Society

The mission of the Center for Science, Technology, and Society is to accelerate global, innovation-based entrepreneurship in service to humanity. Through its signature program Global Social Benefit Institute (GSBI®), the Center engages an international network of business, investment capital, and technical resources to build the capacity of social enterprises around the world. As a Center of Distinction at Santa Clara University, the Center's work is focused on three major activity areas: social entrepreneurship, frugal innovation, and impact capital. Its programs inspire faculty and students with real-world case studies, distinctive curricula, and unique research opportunities, advancing the University's vision of creating a more just, humane, and sustainable world.