Connected Local Economics Jams
What makes a thriving economy that builds connections between people and the places they live?
Please join us for an engaging and interactive evening with economist, attorney, and award-winning author MICHAEL H. SHUMAN. Mr. Shuman will share his thoughts on economic development as practiced today, and will set out an alternative set of principles and practices involving a local living economies approach that focuses on local business and an entrepreneurial ecosystem that supports them.
After the presentation, The Design Nerds will lead the audience through a nerd jam! The audience will breaks into teams of 6 – 8 people and tackle ten different economic design challenges. A Design Nerd Jam is a tried tested and true method for collaborative brainstorming and innovation. The cornerstone of the process is Collaborative Rapid Idea Generation, Participant Empowerment and Fun!
Mon, 30 Sep 2013 6:00 PM
Room 1200, Segal Building, SFU Vancouver, 500 Granville Street
Tue, 01 Oct 2013 6:00 PM
Victoria Event Centre, 1415 Broad Street
For details and to register, click here.