Call for Proposals
Solidarity Summit - Deep and Wide
Most of our sessions are roundtable conversations, with each person invited to participate and also be sensitive to sharing air time with everyone else. Would you like a topic besides the threads you see here? Then propose one!
Fill this form to propose a topic for our Solidarity Summit. If you're happy to host the conversation please add yourself as a speaker.
- Roundtable conversations. We plan to host roundtable conversations to cluster by communities of place and communities of practice. Would you like to participate and share your work? Where are you working, or what are you focused on?
- Fly solo. If you'd like to offer a free-standing self-organized workshop or session, propose it here! For example, Marilyn is hosting karaoke.
We require speakers to accept an agreement in which they commit to:
- Timely release of presentation material (slides), for publishing on our website.
- Allow video and audio recording of their presentation, for publishing on our website.
10am CST -
we'll get together in person for breakfast at our local hub, and
encourage you to do the same! The rest of the sessions are all online,
look here for the link.
10:30-11am CST getting to know you - this will be a casual introduction and chat session where everyone is invited to say hello.
11-1pm CST clustering our flocks - We'll give an overview of the HUMANs network and the summit itself, then we'll focus on clustering our flocks. We'll gather in breakout rooms by geography during our first hour, take a fun break, then spend the rest of the time clustering by interest area. Some likely topics include Community Justice, Timebanking, Health + Care, and you can add topics.
1-3pm CST we'll go offline and host an in-person reception at our local hub, and invite you to do the same.
-Technicollab Dreams We'll show our current tech collaborations
(HOME, VF, Credit Commons, Murmurations), and invite participants to
share information, inspiration, and potential further collaborations. We
expect to find concrete action steps that we'll follow through with to
create a high-functioning cooperative tech ecosystem.