This conference will discuss and debate co-operative and labour movement alternatives to austerity and capitalism and help shape a vision of a prosperous caring society based on a 'people’s economy'.
Speakers include: Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP and Chris Baugh, PCS Deputy General Secretary
Ed Mayo (Co-operatives UK); Jo Bird (Co-operative Alternatives); Martin Meteyard (Co-operative Business Consultants); Allison Roche (UNISON Policy Officer); Frances Coppola and Paul Gosling (finance writers), Christian Woolmar (author) and more.
The format includes: debates; workshops; and case studies
Who should attend:
The conference has been organised by Co-operative Business Consultants (CBC) in response to "widespread enthusiasm among co-operative and labour movement activists for shaping new progressive policies to combat the Tory party and create a society in which all can prosper." It is open to all those "seeking to create a prosperous caring society".