UCLan is next month welcoming a Spanish worker federation for a free symposium covering the Preston Model.Advertisement
On 3 November, from 10am to 1pm, UCLan will bring together experts from Mondragon Corporation in co-operative consultancy, management, social innovation, education, and banking.
The Preston Model is a term used to describe how Preston City Council, its anchor institutions and partners implement the principles of community wealth building within Preston and Lancashire.
In 2018, UCLan hosted a symposium with experts from Mondragon and the United States, feeding knowledge and experience into the development of the Preston Model. Since then, much has happened.
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This event is hosted by the Faculty of Allied Health and Well-being, The School of Social Work, Care and Community and the Centre for Citizenship and Community.
Speaking at the event are:
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Ibon and Marta have consulted with the Bronx Innovation Factory and the Preston Cooperative Eco-design System Project Committee.
The programme will run as follows:
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UCLan is also streaming the event online for those who cannot attend in person.
For tickets, visit – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/preston-meets-mondragon-2-virtual-tickets-186647787557
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