The crowd is transforming the way we do business, shifting the dial away from individuals and towards the community.
We know first-hand the power of collective thinking and the level of creativity that can come from more collaborative ways of living and working. Our co-living and co-working projects aim to create environments with this idea at their heart. This is why we're happy to be hosting the opening night reception of Crowdsourcing Week Global 2016 at our base at 14 Bedford Square this evening!
Crowdsourcing Week Global 2016 marks the 4th edition of the leading global conference on the crowdsourcing and collaborative business practices that are fundamentally changing society, mindsets and possibilities across all industries.
Taking place from 11-15 April in London, the week will provide an in-depth look at the impact of the crowd economy, crowdfunding and crowd technologies—and what it means for you. You can learn from 50+ crowdsourcing experts at the frontier, discover what this shift means for your industry and learn how to leverage the crowd for your organisation. With attendees representing 30+ countries, the five-day global conference will include:
• 60+ inspiring, actionable sessions across enterprise, platforms, academia, and government
• Dedicated tracks on the crowd-driven future of business, government and finance
• Daily Open Innovation Sessions & Interactive Workshops
• Built-in networking sessions day & night
• Crowdfunding Workshop for Entrepreneurs (15 April)
Speakers comprise of 50+ of the world’s best speakers in crowdsourcing, crowdfunding, open data, sharing economy, IOT, open innovation, P2P models, and crowd finance. Robin Chase, Founder of Zipcar; Eric Partaker, Cofounder of Chilango; Chris Skinner, Financial Services Club; and Nathan Waterhouse, OI Engine are just a few of the speakers who will be highlighting how crowds are driving ideas, innovation, and acceleration. Specific topics of daily focus include:
11 April, Mon: Opening Night Reception
12 April, Tue: CSW Global Conference: Crowd Finance & Crowdfunding
13 April, Wed: CSW Global Conference: Smart Cities & Mobility
14 April, Thu: CSW Global Conference: Crowdsourcing & Crowd Innovation
15 April, Fri: Crowdfunding Workshop for Entrepreneurs
The week-long, multidisciplinary program will provide executives and innovators with an unparalleled look at the disruptive transformations, technological innovations, growth and market opportunities being driven by the crowd.
If you’re ready to be engaged, inspired, and equipped with the best practices in collaborative business, don’t miss this singular gathering of the global crowd community!