Upcoming Events

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.
March 13 (All day) to March 17 (All day)
Federal University of Bahia (UFBA) Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
The WSF returns to Brazil after a period of intense debate about the future of social struggles and the WSF process itself. There are 19 thematic axes including: Communication, Technology and Free Media; Resistance Cultures; Economy’s democratization; Right to the City; World of Work, and more.
March 14, 6:00 pm to March 17, 12:00 pm
Lima - Multi Location
Tawa Innovation Fest is a crowdsourced, inclusive and action-oriented innovation fest for co-creating resilient societies. Probably, the first of its kind to be happening in Lima 14-17 March 2018.
March 16, 7:00 pm
Ecology Center 2530 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94702
The Bay Area Seed Interchange Library (BASIL) Project is part of a growing network of concerned farmers and community gardeners dedicated to conserving the remaining genetic diversity of our planet’s seed stock. Bring your seeds to the 19th annual Seed Swap.
March 21 (All day)
Kaai 17 Liefdadigheidstraat 1, 9300 Aalst, Belgium
More than 25 (inter)national speakers, 200 visitors and a rocking venue (Aalst, Belgium) will give you good vibes to make shared mobility the rocking thing for the years to come. The event is co-presented by Autodelen.net and Taxistop.

April 2018

April 13 (All day) to April 15 (All day)
Delta Toronto Hotel, Toronto, Canada
CC’s annual Global Summit brings together an international community of leading technologists, legal experts, academics, activists, and community members who work to promote the power of open worldwide.
April 22 (All day) to April 24 (All day)
117 W 46th Street, New York, NY 10036
FOR SHORT, PEOPLE CALL it 'GCUC” and pronounce it “juicy,” because that’s exactly what its subject matter is: a big, juicy wave of awesomeness that’s changing the face of work as we know it. We’re coasting on a wave of accelerated serendipity, making the future of work happen in a whole new way.

June 2018

June 1 (All day) to June 10 (All day)
Portland, Oregon
10 Days of Community Building, Permaculture, Creative Placemaking & Urban Design. Innovative Evening Programming Nurturing Connection & Participation. Cutting Edge Workshops, Presentations, Panels & Performances from across the continent & bioregion!
June 4 (All day) to June 7 (All day)
Vancouver, Canada
Redesigning the Good Life Discover how shifting consumer demands around the world are changing the 21st century economy. Benefit from NEW, fresh-from-the-field RESEARCH and CASE STUDIES to help you deliver positive social impact while strengthening your brand's performance.
June 14 (All day) to June 15 (All day)
Forum Karlín Pernerova 51, 186 00 Prague, Czech Republic
Is it time to reconsider what a better city looks like? Gentrification, rising costs of living and inequality pose considerable challenges for city leaders, investors, planners and and architects to design a city that works for everyone.
June 22 (All day) to June 24 (All day)
St. Louis, MO
In past years, CommonBound has answered the questions of what is a new economy, why do we need one, and who is it building it. Next July, CommonBound will connect these threads and focus on another question: How do we build a new economy?

October 2018

October 1 (All day) to October 3 (All day)
Bilbao, Spain
The central theme is “the Social Economy and Cities: Values and competitiveness for inclusive and sustainable local development” focussing on: Co-creation of public policies, Contribution of the SE to regional transformation, Challenges to the growth of SE entities & Future of work and employment.
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.