Upcoming Events

October 2017

October 14, 9:00 am to October 31, 6:00 pm
Across Essex, United Kingdom
Art of the Possible is a festival promoting the people, passion and places that make Essex great. Join in and explore community-led projects and local groups that are making a real difference. With 200 events, there's something for everyone. Join in and be inspired.
October 27 (All day) to October 29 (All day)
Fort Worden, 200 Battery Way, Port Townsend, Washington, USA
Join us at this conference to discuss, discover and devise better systems for now and the future. Get engaged in creating the New Economy – one that works for people and the planet. Speakers will include Helena Norberg-Hodge, Judy Wicks, David Korten, Richard Heinberg, and many others.
October 31 (All day) to November 5 (All day)
Galamares, Portugal
The purpose of our first Village 3.0 Summit is to bring together expert village builders from across the world to share their vision and experience, and in doing so, catalyse the Village 3.0 Movement. Experts and entrepreneurs will speak about their journey building villages and their visions.

November 2017

November 2,
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Co-operative College, Manchester, M60 0AS ( with WEBINAR access)
The Workshop — We’ll define what is meant by Community Wealth Building and why it’s important. — Explore Community Wealth Building strategies. — Look at case studies from CLES’ work and its impact. — Discuss how Community Wealth Building can be applied to your organisation.
November 8, 8:45 am to November 10, 5:30 pm
Croke Park Stadium. Jones’ Rd, Drumcondra, Dublin 3. Dublin, Ireland
The most insightful event in Europe regarding the rise of Coworking and its impact on entrepreneurship, innovation and, overall, the future of the workplace. 500 attendees from all around Europe, North America and beyond, will gather during three days at the Croke Park in Dublin.
November 10 (All day) to November 11 (All day)
New School, New York City, NY
The third edition of this annual event will zero in on ways that platform cooperatives can help to address some of the world’s most urgent challenges. The fairer digital economy we need is already emerging everywhere around us. Check the website for updates, more information, and ticket sales.
November 15 (All day) to November 17 (All day)
PARC TECNOLÒGIC BARCELONA ACTIVA
Building a constructive critical discourse that reconciles innovation & social progress, generating spaces of conversation between all the actors who are leading the digital & collaborative transformation for 3 key themes:Educational Innovation, Future of Work, Society in Transition & Conscious Life
November 15 (All day) to November 19 (All day)
Arts District Los Angeles, California
LA CoMotion is the world’s most important annual gathering of the movers and shakers powering the urban mobility revolution transforming cities from Los Angeles to London, Jakarta to Rio de Janeiro.
November 23 (All day) to November 27 (All day)
Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain
Join Michel Bauwens, Mayo Fuster, Trebor Shultz, Sarah De Heusch, Tom Llewellyn (Shareable), and many others at this convergence and strategy session to discuss the future of the Commons, P2P, Sharing Cities, Civic Tech, Municipalism, Platform Design, and much, much more.
November 28, 7:00 am to November 30, 12:00 am
Take part in the Inclusive Integration Policy lab to debate with Mayors & Ministers about building effective multi-level governance of diversity.

December 2017

December 8 (All day) to December 9 (All day)
Barcelona, Spain
BITS seminars, work streams, and research lines are geared towards ‘what’s to be done?’ sort of questions. Its members and audience include prominent academics, journalists, researchers, social movement activists, campaigners, entrepreneurs, & public officials from municipal and national governments

March 2018

March 8 (All day) to March 10 (All day)
Phoenix, Arizona
Are you ready to learn more about the top innovations in civic engagement and participatory democracy? Join more than 250 youth, educators, advocates, elected officials, & researchers to explore innovations that empower community members to make real decisions and directly participate in government.