What is Snjallræði? Smartness is a 16-week growth space (e. incubator) that supports powerful teams that are passionate about solutions to contemporary challenges and support the United Nations' global goals. There may be solutions related to healthcare, welfare technology, improved education systems and equality issues, for example.Cleverness was founded by Head of peace in 2018 and has been run three times since the beginning. The growth space was taken care of HAPPY until 2022, in collaboration with MITdesignX. Its focus is workshops where experts from MIT come to the country and share their knowledge. Participants get access to education and training from national and foreign experts in the field of social issues and innovation and meetings with experienced mentors.The goal of the growth space is to promote innovation that tackles contemporary challenges and is thus an important platform for social start-ups. The focus is on promoting sustainability in innovation and building startups that directly support one or more of the United Nations' global goals from the very first steps. What is social innovation? Social innovation consists in using the methodology of innovation and design thinking in order to tackle social challenges and build systems and solutions that include benefits for people and the environment and therefore for society as a whole.