Introducing #ECWD2017 Sessions

Have you seen? The program for this year’s conference is ready. You’ll notice the sessions are organized into different tracks. Here’s an inside look at them: Coop Support Network sessions will be focused on coop development, technical assistance, and business supports. Economic Network sessions will examine market connections and cross-sector connections. Knowing and Growing our Movement […]

The program is ready!

Drum roll, please! The program for this year’s conference is ready. Take a look and start planning which sessions you will attend. Don’t forget to register, too! Pre-conference sessions and tours will take place on Friday, June 9, kicking off the conference. Friday evening, we will have a welcome reception and opening keynote about worker […]

F4DC is matching donations!

Cooperators, we need your help. Can you contribute today to make ECWD accessible for all worker coop movement builders? Conference accessibility is our greatest priority this year, and we have budgeted for generous scholarships for low income attendees, extensive Spanish language interpretation, childcare, and other considerations to make sure all cooperative movement builders can attend […]

New scholarship deadline: April 28

The scholarship deadline has been extended! The new deadline is Friday, April 28. You have two weeks to submit! Do you need a scholarship? Scholarships are for those who: 1. work in non-white (or color, as commonly called in the United States) working-class communities or rural communities to develop, support or operate worker cooperatives; 2. […]

Registration is live!

The Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy (ECWD) is fast approaching and its timing could not be better! This year’s conference will be held on June 9-11 in New York City in partnership with NYC Network of Worker Cooperatives (NYCNoWC). We are thrilled to announce that REGISTRATION IS LIVE! What To Expect We will have workshops, […]

Last chance to submit a proposal!

We are accepting proposals for the Eastern Conference for Workplace Democracy in New York, NY! All proposals are due by Wednesday, March 15. Final programming decisions will be made by the beginning of April. Our staff is happy to discuss your session proposal ideas — email to get in touch. From June 9-11, hundreds of […]