Coop Econ 2018
Over 110 people from across the Southeast gathered at the Federation of Southern Cooperatives’ Rural Research & Training Center to develop cooperative businesses that will serve needs in their communities. Thanks to everyone who organized, sponsored and attended the event, making it our most successful program yet! We are looking forward to CoopEcon 2018 happening in Epes, Alabama April 20-22, 2018!
2018 California Co-op Conference
Join us on April 29th and 30th for the 2018 California Co-op Conference (CCC) in beautiful, sunny San Diego! The conference will be held at the Marina Village Conference Center,
1936 Quivira Way, San Diego, which offers a beautiful view of the bay, and the convenience of a location near San Diego airport.
Conference workshops reveal how cooperatives revitalize and fortify local economies by creating jobs, housing, and locally owned businesses!
Co-operative Education and Research Conference 2018
Taking place in Manchester on the 1-2 May 2018, our Co-operative Education and Research Conference 2018: Skills for co-operators in the 21st century aims to explore what ‘learning to do and learning to be’ look like in contemporary times. We provide a forum for exciting discussions and debates around what makes modern co-operation more relevant than ever before to create a just world.
On May Day, 2018, 500 world-changers in philanthropy, business, government and citizen activism will gather in San Francisco to foster the emergence of a new regenerative society, and a rapid shift from a degenerative economy to one that supports the mutual thriving of people and planet.
Allied Media Conference 2018
Join us for the 20th annual Allied Media Conference: June 14-17, 2018. Held every summer in Detroit, the conference brings together a vibrant and diverse community of people using media to incite change: filmmakers, radio producers, technologists, youth organizers, writers, entrepreneurs, musicians, dancers, and artists. We define "media" as anything you use to communicate with the world. You are a media-maker!
On June 22-24, 2018, over 700 people across the new economy movement will come together in St. Louis, MO for CommonBound 2018 to connect with one another, share our resources, and demonstrate our power in creating systems that truly meet the needs of our communities.
Fearless Cities – North America 2018
We are excited to announce the first ever North American municipalist summit, which will happen in New York City July 27 - 29, 2018
Co-sponsored by Cooperation Jackson, Movement NetLab and the Metropolitan Studies Department at NYU this regional Fearless Cities will include comprehensive participation from Canada, the United States and Mexico and will be rooted in the international network coalesced by last year’s Fearless Cities international summit.
2018 Worker Cooperative National Conference
Worker cooperators, unions, developers, allies, funders, investors, and visionaries — join us this September!
Workers’ Economy: Third North American Encuentro
We are currently inviting USian and Canadian participation in the forthcoming Workers' Economy, 3rd North American Region "Encuentro" November 8-10 in Mexico City.
Who Owns the World? The State of Platform Cooperativism
Celebrating ten years of digital labor conferences at The New School, Who Owns the World? The State of Platform Cooperativism is the most international gathering of its kind. Following our 2018 conference in Hong Kong, this much-needed event summons scholars and founders of platform cooperatives — businesses that use a website, mobile app, or protocol to sell goods or services while relying on democratic decision-making and shared ownership of the platform by workers and users.