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*Collaborative Consumption and The Sharing Economy: Opportunities for Cities, Organizations, and Well-Being

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*Collaborative Consumption and The Sharing Economy: Opportunities for Cities, Organizations, and Well-Being

Time: February 13, 2014 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: The Hive
Street: 128 W. Hastings St. #201
City/Town: Vancouver
Event Neighbourhood and Type: talk, on, the, collaborative, (sharing), economy.
Organized By: One Earth, with partners including The Sharing Project, Modo The Car Co-op, Board of Change, BC Partners for Social Impact, Village Vancouver and other local partners.
Latest Activity: Feb 24, 2014

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Event Description

Invitation - Collaborative Consumption and The Sharing Economy: Opportunities for Cities, Organizations and Wellbeing

Featuring April Rinne, Chief Strategy Officer, Collaborative Lab
Thursday, 13 February 2014 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
128 West Hastings Street # 210, Vancouver, BC

Register here for a free ticket - limited number available:

April's talk is followed by a responding panel:
• Sadhu Johnston, Deputy City Manager, City of Vancouver
• Chris Diplock, Co-Founder, Vancouver Tool Library, Lead Researcher, The Sharing Project
• Hilary Henegar, Marketing Director, Modo - The Car Co-op

And stay afterwards for a catered reception from 7:30pm-9pm and meet sharing innovators who are driving this movement forward!

April’s visit is hosted by One Earth with partners including Vancity, The Sharing Project, Modo The Car Co-op, City of Vancouver, CityStudio, The HiVE, Board of Change, Village Vancouver, Share Shed, Pogoride, Ashoka, Extraenvironmentalist, BC Partners for Social Impact and other local partners.

Comment Wall

Comment by Hendrik Beune on February 24, 2014 at 2:17pm

Sorry I could not make it, for those of you who couldn't either, there is a great article about the "Sharing Economy" in the Tyee. For those of you who are interested in the new economy, which is more resilient, less wasteful and better socially connected, leading to more hopeful and more equitable future scenarios, get a preview here:

Comment by Michiko Namazu on February 4, 2014 at 10:47am

Thank you for your comment!
I'm looking forward to joining the meeting.

Comment by Ross Moster on January 31, 2014 at 6:13pm

HI Michiko,

Everyone is most welcome!


Comment by Michiko Namazu on January 28, 2014 at 9:50am

Hi. I'm strongly interested in the session, but I wonder if it is open for everyone? I mean, I'm new to Village Vancouver so I'm not sure if it is okay for me to join it.

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