Upcoming Events

January 2019

January 10 (All day) to February 28 (All day)
This course includes access to the Think Resilience video lessons (about four hours of viewing), plus weekly, hour-long group webinars with host Richard Heinberg, Senior Fellow at Post Carbon Institute. You also get access to lesson transcripts, follow-up resources, and discussion forums.
January 15, 7:00 pm
410 West 45th Street, New York, NY
Bring broken items, tools and imaginations! The night after our Swap, we'll fix, tinker and craft to repurpose what's left behind - AND together we can mend, repair, fix and create with any other items we bring and find. Tool boxes, sewing machines, art supplies all welcome. Wheelchair accessible.
January 16,
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Community Wealth Building recognises that places do not necessarily need to attract new wealth to grow economically and socially. Instead they need to harness existing wealth which comes through their anchor institutions, procurement spend, complementary currencies, banking practices, and more.
January 16, 10:00 am
Marketplace satisfaction is critical to sustaining loyalty amid intense competition for partners. Suppliers and service providers expect compelling revenue for their efforts, but need to trust they will be paid. This presentation shares research on what partners want and how to succeed with them.
January 23, 10:00 am
Join Dr. Regina Clewlow of Populus, a mobility data platform that helps cities access real-time data from private transportation operators (e.g. shared bikes, scooters, and cars) for transportation policy and planning for a conversation on how we can optimize city streets.
January 28,
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Institute for the Future 201 Hamilton Avenue Palo Alto, CA 94301
Institute for the Future’s For Future Reference Public Event Series invites you to join us in conversation and reception with Douglas Rushkoff, media theorist and author of the new book “Team Human,” co-hosted by IFTF Executive Director Marina Gorbis with Shareable Executive Director, Neal Gorenflo.
January 29, 7:00 pm
261 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, 94133
Though created by humans, our technologies, markets, and institutions often contain an antihuman agenda. Rushkoff, digital theorist and host of the podcast Team Human, reveals the dynamics of this antihuman machinery and invites us to remake these aspects of society in ways that foster our humanity.
January 30, 6:30 pm
110 The Embarcadero Taube Family Auditorium San Francisco, 94105
Douglas Rushkoff endeavors to explain some of modernity’s most divisive influences and the importance of overcoming them. In his newest book, Team Human, Rushkoff argues that humans are inherently social creatures, achieving the greatest success and fulfillment when working together.

February 2019

February 16,
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
It’s not a coincidence that under neoliberal capitalism, racial inequality exists. Race is a social construct, and one that was used to further the colonial project, in pursuit of ever growing economic wealth and power.

April 2019

April 5 (All day)
H-FARM, Venice, Italy
April 24 (All day) to April 26 (All day)

May 2019

May 2 (All day) to May 4 (All day)
Bonn, Germany
May 9 (All day) to May 11 (All day)
Join Creative Commons for three days of dynamic programming at Museu do Oriente, with a special keynote evening event held at the historic Cineteatro Capitolio.
May 17 (All day) to May 19 (All day)
Montreuil, France
“Roads to Sharing” will be held over 3 days in May 2019 in Montreuil, a town of 110 000 inhabitants in the suburbs of Paris, in Seine Saint Denis, the poorest department in France.
May 30 (All day) to June 2 (All day)
Join us at the 2019 National Cohousing Conference! The theme is Community for the Health of it. We’ll have tracks for those new to cohousing, in a forming community, living in cohousing and for mature communities. The conference is May 30–June 2 with Intensives and tours offered in advance.

June 2019

June 13, 9:00 am
Recycling Expo 2019 47 Churchfield Road, London, W3 6AY
With immense pleasure and support, Conference series is honoured to announce “11th World Congress and Expo on Recycling” organized around the theme “Recycling: Creating a Sustainable World” to be held amid June 13-14, 2019 at Edinburgh, Scotland.

July 2019

July 13,
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Community businesses are on the rise, from farms to football clubs, piers to pubs. They can provide new life to old buildings, or keep a vital service running when no-one else thinks its viable. But what, exactly, is a community business and why are they on the rise?

September 2019

September 9, 9:00 am to September 10, 5:00 pm
Baltimore, USA
Renewable Energy 2019, theme of this conference is " Advancing Energy Technologies to Meet Renewable Energy Goals in Future”. Renewable Energy 2019 gathers renowned scientists, young researchers, industrial delegates and talented student communities in the fields of Renewable Energy .