Joint Event: A Platform Coop Learning Journey

Picture: SUPERMARKT Berlin

The teams of SMart Belgium, platforms2share, and SUPERMARKT are partnering up to provide a unique learning journey for platform coops with support from the Enterprise Europe Network and the two EU-funded projects BeShared and EU-GIVE.

On May 16th and 17th, the teams of SMart Belgium, platforms2share, and SUPERMARKT are joining forces to host a unique learning journey for platform coops with support from the Enterprise Europe Network and the two EU-funded projects BeShared and EU-GIVE.

The journey aims to contribute to a deeper understanding of what platform cooperativism is all about and will ask: What is the transformative potential of cooperativism for both organizations and communities? What needs to be considered in terms of governance and participation?

For this learning journey, we will bring coop entrepreneurs from Berlin and Brussels together, in order to facilitating mutual learning experiences and creating opportunities for transnational collaboration.

Confirmed participants from Belgium:

FitMyNest (cooperative modular housing)
CoopITeasy (IT coop for social economics)
Usitoo (library of objects)
Wibee (domestic p2p car sharing)
Cobea (cooperative web communication)


Reasons to participate

  • Getting to know coop entrepreneurs from Berlin and Brussels
  • Making the platform coops ecosystems in both countries more visible
  • Facilitating mutual learning and exchanging of experiences and knowledge
  • Creating prototypes for future collaboration
  • Developing further the network of platform coops and surrounding partners
  • Looking into potential collaborations and alliances

Details

Thursday, May 16th / Friday, May 17th, from 9 a.m. till 5 p.m. @ SUPERMARKT Berlin, Mehringplatz 9, 10969 Berlin.  
If you want to participate please send a mail to: info@supermarkt-berlin.net


30/04/2019