Bristol New Economy Summit 2015 Programme

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DAY 1: Monday October 12th

9:00-9:30

Registration, tea/coffee

9:30-9:45

Welcome/Intro

9:45-10:15

Why Do We Need a New Economy? Green Shoots of a New Economy
Kate Raworth, Doughnut Economics - Facing Limits/Doughnut Economics
Jules Peck, Real Economy Lab - The Green Shoots of the New Economy

10:15-10:45

Discussion

10:45-11:15

Break

11:15-12:15

The Future Economy - 3 short presentations + Discussion
Liz Zeidler, Happy City – Change the Measure, Change the Goal - Is Happiness a Cure for our Addiction to Growth?
Molly Scott Cato, MEP - Power Structures and the New Economy
Dan O’Neill, Leeds University – What is a Steady State Economy and How Do We Get There?

12:15-13:00

Interactive session - Practitioners showcase and networking

13:00-14:30

Lunch and networking - networking continues

14:30-15:30

The Future of Ownership - 3 short presentations + Discussion
Ed Mayo, Cooperatives UK – Transforming the Economy Through Shared Ownership
Catherine Howarth, ShareAction - ShareAction: Claim Your Power in the Investment System
Michel Bauwens, P2P Foundation - Four Scenarios for the Collaborative Economy

15:30-15:45

Break

15:45-17:00

Choice of 4 workshops:
Michel Bauwens, P2P Economy - Exploring the Collaborative Economy
Constance Laisné, Altgen Youth Coop - Young People in the New Economy
John Thackara, Doors of Perception - Thriving in the Future Economy
Liz Zeidler, Happy City - The Happiness Effect - A Systems Approach to Building Sustainable Cities

17:00-17:30

Feedback and Summary

 

DAY 2: Tuesday October 13th

9:00-9:15

Registration, tea/coffee

9:15-9:30

Welcome/Intro

9:30-10:00

Creating a Sustainable City Region
Sarah Toy, Bristol City Council - Bristol as a Resilient City
John Thackara, Doors of Perception – Resilient Cities and Bioregions, some International Context

10:00-10:30

Discussion

10:30-11:00

Break

11:00-12:00

The Future of Business - 3 short presentations + Discussion
Tony Greenham, RSA - The Power of Small – Democratising entrepreneurship in the new economy.
Amanda Feldman, B Lab UK -Introducing B Corps
Diego de La Moneda, Economy for the Common Good - Economy for the Common Good: A New Paradigm for a New Economy

12:00-12:15

Explanation of final session

12:15-13:15

Lunch

13:15-13:30

Submit topics/questions for final session

13:30-14:30

The Future of Money - 3 short presentations + Discussion
Fran Boait, Positive Money - Why Positive Money?
James Berry, Bristol Credit Union - Credit unions: Our place at the heart of the new economy
Ciaran Mundy, Bristol Pound/Guild of Independent Currencies - The Power of Alternative Currencies

14:30-14:45

Break

14:45-16:00

Roundtable topic discussions as suggested by delegates on the theme of - How Do We Take This Forward?

16:00-16:45

Feedback from Roundtable session

16:45-17:15

Summary

 

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