Program

Co-ops NSW Conference 2018

Friday 22 June (9:00am to 4:30pm)

  • Note: The Conference will be followed by Networking Drinks 4:30pm-6pm
  • Note: Registration includes attendance to Co-operative Community Sector Forum (Sat 23 Jun)

Core Conference Program

OPENING – including Key Sponsor presentation

MINISTER’S OPENING ADDRESS

Hon Matthew Kean MP – Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation


KEY NOTE SPEAKERS


PANEL SPEAKERS

Leading sector panellists – on the couch Q&A style:

  • Lorraine Gordon – Farming Together Program Director
  • James Brown – Common Equity Housing NSW
  • Professor Greg Patmore – Chair Co-operatives Research Group, University of Sydney
  • Professor Emmanuel Josserand – Director, Centre for Business and Social Innovation (CBSI) UTS Business School
  • Dr Sarah Kaine – Associate Professor & Research Director: Future of Work, Organising and Enterprises (CBSI) UTS Business School
  • Key Sponsor – Representation


LUNCH
– Key Associate Sponsor Event


SECTOR WORKSHOPS

Key Sector Workshop/Panels

  • 2-3 Panel Relevant speakers & Facilitators
  • Facilitated Sector discussion

Themed Workshops – incorporating

  • Cooperative Sectors – Synergy of issues incl:
    Agriculture, Fishing & Food Producers,
    Trades, Services and Buying Groups,
  • Co-op’s & Disruption, IT Platforms and the Freelance Labour market incl:
    Arts, Design & Creative
    Health Services & Childcare
  • Co-operative Governance – Shared Values & Vision

Whole Conference – Sector Feedback

  • Facilitated feedback discussion plus Q&A

 

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