2011 North American Worker Co-operative Conference - Proceedings



 
At the bottom of this page, you can download the Conference Proceedings which include various links to documents related to the North American Worker Co-op Conference: notes/powerpoints from the speakers, videos of the speeches, workshop notes, Conference reports etc. Links towards these documents are also available directly on this page. 
 
 
 
NOTES AND POWERPOINT PRESENTATIONS:

- Official launch of CICOPA-North America - Message by Paul Hazen: 

http://coopzone.coop/files/Official%20launch%20of%20CICOPA-North%20America%20-%20Message%20by%20Paul%20Hazen.pdf

- Brief history and current context and opportunities for the worker-co-op movement in Canada (outside of Quebec) - By Hazel Corcoran:

http://coopzone.coop/files/Brief%20history%20and%20current%20context%20and%20opportunities%20for%20the%20worker%20co-op%20movement%20in%20Canada%20-%20By%20Hazel%20Corcoran.pdf

- The financing of worker co-ops in Italy - By Alberto Zevi

http://coopzone.coop/files/The%20financing%20of%20worker%20co-operatives%20in%20Italy%20-%20By%20Alberto%20Zevi.pdf

- The financing of worker co-ops in the U.S. - By Margaret Lund

http://coopzone.coop/files/The%20financing%20of%20worker%20co-ops%20in%20the%20U.S.%20-%20By%20Margaret%20Lund.pdf

- Stronger together: the role of co-developers in growing the worker co-op movement - Notes by David Daughton

http://coopzone.coop/files/Role%20of%20co-op%20developers%20in%20growing%20the%20Worker%20Co-op%20Movement%20-%20Notes%20by%20David%20Daughton.pdf

- Stronger together: the role of co-op developers in growing the worker co-op movement - By Hazel Corcoran 

http://coopzone.coop/files/Role%20of%20co-op%20developers%20in%20growing%20the%20Worker%20Co-op%20Movement%20-%20Notes%20by%20Hazel%20Corcoran.pdf

- Managing generational change in a worker co-op - By Eric Tusz-King

http://coopzone.coop/files/Managing%20generational%20change%20in%20a%20worker%20co-op%20-%20By%20Erik%20Tusz-King.pdf 

- Collaborating: worker co-op conversion - Results from the Succession Conference, discussion and next steps - Notes by David Daughton

http://coopzone.coop/files/Collaborating%20-%20Worker%20co-op%20conversions%20-%20Results%20from%20the%20Succession%20Conference%20-%20Notes%20by%20David%20Daughton.pdf

 


VIDEOS:

- Official launch of CICOPA-North America

         Short video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZZ2UEl7cSE

         Long video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_CzQxGHyDz8

- Brief history, and current context and opportunities for the Worker Co-op Movement in Canada (outside Quebec) - By Hazel Corcoran

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZUe1R38BxIQ

- Brief history, and current context and opportunities for the Worker Co-op Movement in the U.S. - By Melissa Hoover 

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ok2aFIVsXg

 - Official launch of CICOPA-North America - Words by Bruno Roelants, General Secretary, CICOPA

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRYbNc1t0ts

- The Worker Co-op Movement in Argentina - By José Orbaiceta

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r3GiiqDTyAQ

- The Worker Co-op Movement in Mondragon (Spain) - By Mikel Lezamiz 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4c6oI2ojXs

- Cases for indivisible reserves: Building a Worker Co-op Movement - By Marty Frost 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XActv6yRMkA

- Banquet with keynote speaker: Amy Goodman 

      Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oO3EzZtQt9Y

      Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uC6mLAhIrIk

 - Closing Conference remarks - By Rebecca Kemble

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YzvOKRk3jsk

- Conference listener's reports

     By Yilda Campos: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4LdDXk4obUc

     By  Louis Champagne: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRkJskEtrGo

     By Annanda de Silva: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQRKGpx9u4w

     By Jennifer Williams: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=smWMNC9ZmD0

- Annual General Meeting - Canadian Worker Co-operative Federation 

     Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BtxftuJaWI

     Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSWgPOOwpKk&feature=related

     Part 3: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GAd3L0pS0t0&feature=related

 - Role of the US FWC - By Aaron Dawson

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Auwy70QZzmg

 

QUEBEC DECLARATION:

http://coopzone.coop/files/Quebec%20Declaration.pdf