Ways Forward Conferences

Booking for the Ways Forward 7 Conference: Co-ops For The Many on 5th April in Manchester is now open.

Ways Forward 7 – where co-operators and friends share knowledge and explore how we create the next economy: co-operative, by the many, for the many

Since 2014, CBC has organised an annual ‘Ways Forward for the Cooperative Movement’ conference at Methodist Central Hall, Manchester. These conferences are a forum for open debate, reflection, knowledge-sharing, inspiration and strategic thinking for the cooperative movement in the UK and beyond, bringing in speakers from the wider Labour movement, the solidarity economy movement and social justice campaigners, as well as grassroots co-operators.

2019 Ways Forward 7: Co-operative Collaboration
(in partnership with Platform 6 Cooperative Development)

2018 Ways Forward 6: Co-operative Solidarity

2017 Ways Forward 5: Roads to a Democratic Economy

2016 Ways Forward 4: Campaign for Democratic Co-operation

2015 Ways Forward 3: A new era for Co-operative Development

2014 Ways Forward 2: Co-operative Renewal

2013 Ways Forward for the Cooperative Movement