What a fantastic first week of the What Next? Summit. There was 16 events and almost 2,000 participants, discussing a multitude of topics. You can watch videos of all talks and workshops online for free here.
Week 2: What if?
The summit is far from over and we have 2 more weeks of inspiration and connection to build community power. This week is the What If? Week. The moment to think big, dream and let your imagination run wild.
So what’s coming up this week?
Weds 10th: Cultivating Everyday Imagination 7-9pm: join our inspiring speakers to learn how we as individuals might boost our capacity to think outside of the box and harness the power of imagination to reimagine our lives.
Thurs 11th: The power of Imaginative Communities 7-9pm: join our guests for inspirational tales of how they are harnessing the power of imagination to unlock ideas in their community.
Fri 12th: A society where imagination flourishes 7-9pm: Join Kate Raworth, Carne Ross and Mia Birdsong to explore what kind of policies and practices we might need on a societal level to allow creative thinking and imagination to flourish in all people across society.
***Saturday 13th: Pop Up 2030 10-5 ***
This event is our piece de resistance and is going to be highly participatory and fun. Join us for a remarkable day of time travel, radical imagination, storytelling and connection to help you think about the practical steps to make our shared future possible. Please fill out this separate application form here. Places still available.
Virtual Coffee Space: For the duration of the summit we have our virtual coffee pot open where you can wander around and meet other summit participants for a relaxed chat, like the foyer in a real life summit. Click for More info
Summit Party: The virtual coffee pot is going to be magically transformed into a Summit Party on Saturday evening 5-9pm, where you can let your hair down and share in some fun with us all including some very special guests. Click here for more info
Open Space: Looking forward into week 3 if you would like to host your own session at the summit during our ‘open space’ we have a few spaces left please see here for details.