Join us to explore the new economy in October 2015
22nd September 2015
Join us to explore the new economy at the Bristol New Economy Summit 2015 on 12th to 13th October at At-Bristol. We’ll be joined by experts and practitioners from Bristol, the UK and beyond for two days of learning, participating and connecting.
Book here: http://bne2015.eventbrite.com
Read the full programme here: http://bristolpound.org/bne2015-programme
Today’s mainstream economy: We depend on a global financial industrial system with immense productive capacity, but we’re hitting the physical limits of the earth’s systems – climate change looms, allocation of resources is very unequal, dissent is growing.
The good news: Many people are already exploring alternative ways of living and organising which offer other possible futures. What could the future look like for money, business, ownership, cities, in an economy fit for people and planet?
The event is for anyone interested in how we move towards a fair economy bounded by the reality of a finite planet.
Confirmed speakers include: Michel Bauwens – P2P Foundation, Fran Boait – Positive Money, Molly Scott Cato – MEP, Tony Greenham – RSA, Catherine Howarth – Shareaction, Diego La Mondena – Economy for the Common Good, Constance Laisné – Altgen Youth Coop, Jeremy Leggett – Solar Century, Dan O’Neill – University of Leeds, Ciaran Mundy – The Bristol Pound, Ed Mayo – Cooperatives UK, Jules Peck – Real Economy Lab, Kate Raworth – Doughnut Eonomics, John Thackara – Doors of Perception, James Vaccaro – Triodos Bank and a Director of Bristol Green Capital Partnership CIC.