Exploring the Common - Co-operatives and the alternatives

Uni of Leicester

This friendly conference is a chance for academics engaged in research and teaching to share experiences and explore ideas with members, managers and activists from a range of co-operatives and member-based organisations.

Session topics include:

  • Reflections on the International Co-operative Movement
  • Co-operative and Trades Union Convergence
  • The Life and Times of William Hazell and the Hebden Bridge Fustian Society
  • Co-operatives Commons and the Co-operative Commonwealth
  • Reserach Roundtable

Contributors include:

  • Dame Pauline Green
  • Andrew Bibby
  • Alun Burge
  • Dr Cilla Ross
  • Dr Paul Jones
  • Josef Davies-Coates
  • Dr. Peter Davis
  • Karin Christiansen

Early bird bookings by Friday August 14 save £20.

Student bursaries available. Email [email protected] for details.

For more information and booking details visit UK Society for Co-operative Studies Annual Conference 2015.


Event details
Date and time
Saturday, 5 September 2015 - 9:00am to Sunday, 6 September 2015 - 12:30pm
University of Leicester
University Road
United Kingdom
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Updated: 03/09/2015