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Great Place for Career Ideas

If you want great ideas about the future of careers, job design, the future economy and the way we work, come to this New Economy – Work in Progress event at the Naval Store in Fremantle.

I have just booked to go to the New Economy 2020 conference  which will be live streamed on Saturday 21 November at the Naval Store in Fremantle

Naval Store Fremantle

People who are running new economy projects in WA will be at the Naval Store from 10am – 4pm. I know of no other event in WA where you can meet so many passionate, smart people who are trying to make the world a better place.

The event will take place in The Naval Store in Fremantle and offer presentations, exhibitors, display stands and demonstrations by people and organisations working to build a new economy, focused on ecological health & social and economic justice.

There will also be food trucks and drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)

AND... The 2020 New Economy Network Australia Annual Conference“New Economy—Work in Progress” held online on the same weekend, will be LIVE streamed into the un-convention during the day, and we will be LIVE streamed back to say hello from WA.

Exhibitor and presenter topics

  • Arts and Culture
  • Circular Economy
  • Cities and Urban Communities
  • Community Wealth Building
  • Cooperatives
  • Democracy and Governance
  • Doughnut Economics
  • Education
  • Energy
  • First Nations Economics
  • Food
  • Health
  • Housing
  • Inner Dimensions and Healthy Cultures
  • Just Transitions
  • Law Reform and Legal Services
  • Localisation
  • Money and Local Currencies
  • Rural and Regional Economies

General Admission

For the cost of $10 the general public gets entrance for the day including all presentations and demonstrations. Get your ticket here.

Exhibitor Package

For the cost of $80 exhibitors get:

  • Free entry to the un-convention for 3 co-workers from their organisation
  • One 3m x 3m exhibition space (powered) incl a small table
  • A 15 min slot to present during the day.
  • Logo exposure on promotional material.

In un-conventional style, we will allocate 50% of speaker spots beforehand and 50% at at the venue at opening time, so if you are late, the good ones may all be gone! Get an exhibitor’s ticket here.

About the New Economy Network Australia Annual Conference

The theme of NENA’s 2020 Conference is “New Economy—Work in Progress” and the intention is to share the amazing work being done by individuals and organisations across Australia, to build a new economy, focused on ecological health & social and economic justice.

This year’s conference will bring together people from around Australia, to discuss topics as diverse as food, energy, housing, health, sustainability, local economies, commons, local currencies, cooperatives, social enterprises, universal basic income, creating systems change, degrowth and the steady state economy, participatory democracy, Modern Monetary Theory, alternatives to GDP and much more.

NENA’s Annual Conferences offer a space for NENA members and the wider community to meet up, share experiences, ideas, research and project updates, spark connections and collaborations and work together to progress our network and shared vision for a new economy.

About Global Entrepreneurship Week

Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.

During one week each November, GEW inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities designed to help them explore their potential as self-starters and innovators. These activities, from large-scale competitions and events to intimate networking gatherings, connect participants to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors—introducing them to new possibilities and exciting opportunities.

The initiative launched in 2008 and has since grown to 125 countries—with 24,008 partner organizations planning 33,846 activities that directly engage millions of participants every year.

Venue Address and Parking

The Naval Store, Corner of Canning Highway and Queen Victoria Street, Fremantle.

Please park on Beach Street on the river bank below the venue. (Google Maps: N Worrall Park, Fremantle).

The Gateway to New Economy Network Australia (NENA) is conducted in conjunction with KommunitiEnkel Collective and Galactic Cooperative.

COVID-19 and Ticket Refunds

In case stricter covid restrictions will be put in place by the WA government all ticket sales will be refunded to ticket holders and exhibitors.

Can be purchased on our Humanitix event page.

See you at the un-convention!!

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