When: April 22-25 2021
Conference covers Public Banking, Participatory Budgeting, Community Land Trusts, Worker-Owned Cooperatives, Democratized Energy production and Distribution and more. Twenty one sessions facilitated by movement leaders, practitioners and scholars. Panelists include Cooperation Humboldt leaders David Cobb, Marina Lopez, Oscar Mogollon, Ruthi Engelke, Sabrina Miller, Tamara McFarland, and Tobin McKee. They will be joined by other local progressive leaders: Ted Hernandez and Michelle Vassel (Wiyot Tribe), Dominic Corva, Kaitlin Reed, Leslie Rossman, Marisol Ruiz, Tony Silvaggio, Nicola Walters (Humboldt State professors), Evie Ferreira (Potawot Community Food Garden), Leila Roberts (SBDC). National progressive luminaries panelists include: Rick Wolff (Democracy at Work), Emily Kawano, (US Solidarity Economy Network), Chase Iron Eyes (Last Real Indians), Nati Linares (New Economy Coalition), Kali Akuno (Cooperation Jackson), David Korten (Yes! Magazine), Margaret Kimberly (Black Agenda Report), Mike Strode (Koala Nut Collaborative), Trinity Tran (Public Banking Alliance), Ramon Tores (Cooperativa Tierra y Libertad), and more!