Ways Forward 6 Conference: What next for the UK’s tech co-ops? – Anca Voinea (Co-op News)

Originally published by Co-op News https://www.thenews.coop/126510/sector/ways-forward-6-conference-next-uks-tech-co-ops/ Ways Forward 6 Conference: What next for the UK’s tech co-ops? Two years ago, the UK’s tech co-ops joined up in a network to show how technology can be an empowering force for good. Can … Continue reading

Workshop Notes – Platform Co-ops (Chris Croome and Graham Mitchell)

Originally published in the Co-operative Technologists wiki – https://wiki.coops.tech/wiki/Platform_Co-ops_Presentation Chris from Webarchitects Co-op and Graham from mc3 co-op ran a workshop titled Beginners guide to tech and platform co-ops at 9:45am the Ways Forward 6 conferencewhich was held on Friday 16th February 2018 at Central Hall, Oldham Street, Manchester, … Continue reading

Rebecca Long-Bailey: Labour would work with co-ops to change the economy – Anca Voinea (Co-op News)

Originally published by Co-op News – https://www.thenews.coop/126528/sector/mutuals/rebecca-long-bailey-labour-work-co-ops-change-economy/ Shadow business secretary, Rebecca Long-Bailey MP, has called on the co-operative movement to help shape Labour’s policy agenda. Speaking at the Ways Forward 6 Conference in Manchester, Ms Long-Bailey highlighted some of the party’s … Continue reading

Who are the wealth creators? – Andrew Bibby

Writer and journalist Andrew Bibby comments on Ways Forward 6 Originally published in Bibby on co-operatives – https://bibbyoncooperatives.org/2018/02/21/who-are-the-wealth-creators/ Last Friday’s Ways Forward conference in Manchester, organised by Co-operative Business Consultants (or to be accurate, organised more or less singlehandedly by CBC’s … Continue reading