Upcoming Events

October 2018

October 17,
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Cara Chicago 237 S Desplaines St, Chicago, Illinois 60661
The purpose of CCEC is to build capacity within the worker cooperative ecosystem that includes worker cooperatives, cooperative developers & incubators, technical assistance providers, small business support organizations, policy advocates, financiers, researchers, and other coop champions.
October 18, 6:00 pm
Löwelstraße 20, 1010 Vienna
We produce more than enough. Distributing fairly is unfortunately not our strength. How do we correct this? Time for us to get started! Agenda:• What are commons? Can we come to a common definition?• Commons Mindset - Where does it come from? Can you promote it?
October 19 (All day) to October 21 (All day)
William Angliss Institute Conference Centre, 555 La Trobe Street, Melbourne
The New Economy Network Australia's 2nd annual conference invites people to come together to share stories of success, address challenges and join the broader movement, to appreciate our shared purpose and create transformative approaches to a fairer and ecologically sustainable economy & society.
October 19,
8:45 am to 4:30 pm
1885 Mission St.
Learn how to combine #HCD #designthinking and #strategicplanning to launch your organization into the stratosphere! @Civicmakers walks you through step-by-step in this interactive workshop. Learn more and register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/human-centered-strategic-planning-training-tickets-42
October 19, 9:00 am
Repeats daily until October 22, 2018.
KMT 73 street 15 Maadi, Cairo, Egypt
AltShift Festival is designed as a platform of humans, those who have a change maker DNA, to ask these critical questions and answer them together.
October 21,
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
1050 Tolman Creek Rd.
The Rogue Valley Offers and Needs Market. Sunday, October 21 @ 6 - 9 PM. Bellview Grange, Ashland. Registration required. Get your free ticket at: www.offersandneeds.com
October 24,
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.
October 24,
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.
October 24, 6:00 pm to October 28, 2:00 pm
Carnegie Institution for Science
Decentralization through Crowdsourcing is changing Innovation, Business, Individuals and Governments and this is your opportunity to join us in Washington D.C. this October at the Carnegie Institution for Science for the 5th annual CSW Global Conference.
October 25 (All day) to October 26 (All day)
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reshaping Work is an international and multidisciplinary conference that offers a vibrant space to collectively rethink work in the platform economy.
October 27,
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?

November 2018

November 2,
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
1885 Mission St.
@CivicMakers popular workshop combining #HCD and #communityengagement is back! Learn how to apply an iterative, #humancentered approach to your outreach efforts. Sells out every time! Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/human-centered-community-engagement-training-tickets-42955858128
November 6 (All day)
Repeats daily until November 8, 2018.
Rotterdam, Netherlands
On 6 and 7 November 2018, the Swiss Mobility Academy organizes the 6th World Collaborative Mobility Congress - "wocomoco" - in Rotterdam. Major players from around the world gather here to share their views and present their latest innovations in the thriving markets of car, ride and bike sharing.
November 7 (All day)
Wittemeyer Courtroom, Wolf Law 2450 Kittredge Loop Dr Boulder, Colorado 80305 United States
The Colorado Shared Ownership Summit will be a coming-together for the Colorado co-op, credit union, and ESOP sectors, showcasing the strength and diversity of shared ownership models in the state, from farmer co-ops to online platforms.
November 12 (All day)
Barcelona, Spain
Bringing together mayors and other leaders from the sharing ecosystem around the globe, this third annual event will feature discussions on creating a collaborative task force, present programs on sharing economy policies, and offer resources on policies for creating an inclusive sharing economy.
November 14 (All day) to November 16 (All day)
B.Amsterdam B.1 Building: Jonhan Huizingalaan, 763A 1066 – VA, AMSTERDAM
The Coworking Europe Conference 2018 is expecting +500 professionals from +45 countries in Amsterdam. The biggest international event dedicated to Coworking will address the different facets of the coworking industry and cover data, insights and a global overview of the sector.
November 17,
10:00 am to 1:30 pm
Newhampton Arts Centre Dunkley Street Wolverhampton WV1 4AN United Kingdom
Make:Shift is your opportunity to put forward your ideas about how to ‘Change Wolverhampton with an idea.’This year we are delighted to confirm that international speaker Tom Llewellyn from Shareable will be joining us. Come along to find out how you can become part of the sharing transformation.
November 24,
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Totnes Civic Hall (Market Square, High Street), Totnes, Devon, UK, TQ9 5QH
This event will celebrate all things related to sharing, repairing, swapping and making! It’ll also be an opportunity to connect with others who share this passion, and promote local collaboration.

January 2019

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.

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.

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?