Global Movement Updates

Tishman Auditorium - Room U100, Ground Floor
The University Center
63 Fifth Avenue, NYC

***Archival video of each speaker is hyperlinked to their name below***

We are proud to present an overview of activities in several countries. We will hear about successes and failures, too. In quick succession, presenters will offer you a global overview. We’ll go around the world in 90 minutes.

James de la Vigne

Osamu Nakano

Derick Ongansie

Ela Kagel

Mario de Conto

Martijn Arets

Novita Puspasari

Vanni Rinaldi

Sabine Kock + Lisa Pointer

Jack Qiu

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  • Lisa Pointner Legal Advisor, Smart (Austria)

  • Jack Linchuan Qiu Professor, Platform Cooperativism Consortium HK, Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Sabine Kock CEO at Smart Austria

  • Martijn Arets Dutch Expert In the Field of Emergence and Development of The Platform Economy

  • Osamu Nakano Director of International Relations at Japan Workers’ Co-operative Union and Staff Member of Japan Co-operative Alliance

  • Novita Puspasari Lecturer and Researcher, Universitas Jenderal Soedirman

  • Trebor Scholz Founding Director of the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy, Platform Cooperativism Consortium, The New School

  • Vanni Rinaldi President, Weople

  • Mario De Conto Director, ESCOOP

  • Ela Kagel Co-founder, Platform Cooperatives Germany eG

  • James de le Vingne Instigator at Unfound, Head of Development Co-operatives UK

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