29 April 2016

Coworking spaces, social entrepreneurship and the future of Europe: From Davos to Lesvos

Europe Day refugee initiative

Vasili Sofiadellis has been going to Lesvos, the birthplace of his parents, every year for the last 10 years. Last year he traveled to the Greek island with his colleague Paul Keursten, founder of OPEN coworking in South Africa, and was immediately struck by the weight of the current refugee crisis affecting Europe today. Lesvos has…

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8 April 2016

“You can take inspiration from successful coworking models abroad and fine-tune it to the local needs” – Tom Tran, Toong Coworking (Vietnam)

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“You can take inspiration from successful coworking models abroad and fine-tune it to the local needs”-Tom Tran, Toong Coworking (Vietnam) Growing up in Berlin, a city known for its transformative nature and creativity, Tom Tran understood early on the amazing benefits that coworking and hacker-spaces can bring to communities. Today, Tom is an Angel Investor in…

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17 March 2016

“We opened our doors just before Christmas and are already started to consider whether of not we are going to expand”- Oasis Offices, Malta

Oasis Offices-Malta

“We opened our doors just before Christmas and are already starting to consider whether or not we are going to expand”- Oasis Offices, Malta Andrew McGrath has been working in digital media for the better part of the last decade, and he loves it. Having a flexible schedule is a big part of his job…

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10 March 2016

“This is the most exciting time in history to be a part of the workspace industry”-Jamie Russo, Enerspace

Enerspace coworking

“This is the most exciting time in history to be a part of the workspace industry”-Jamie Russo, Enerspace 2015 was a big year for coworking expert, Jamie Russo. The founder of Enerspace Coworking, was recently appointed the executive director of the Global Workspace association, giving her the chance to bring the coworking movement into the greater…

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15 February 2016

Coworking seeks to help refugees

coworking for refugees

Coworking is often considered to be a conduit to address various needs faced by communities, whether that be the lack of affordable infrastructure, community and support. For today’s freelancers, entrepreneurs and creative thinkers, coworking spaces have been a godsend, helping individuals to avoid isolation and find success in their professional lives. Yet, aside from the…

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9 February 2016

“Over time, coworking spaces are going to transform the way businesses is done in India”-Innov8 Coworking

Innov8 Delhi

“Over time, coworking spaces are going to transform the way businesses is done in India”- Ritesh Malik, Innov8 Coworking Last year, the coworking movement hit an all-time high. With conferences in Europe, Africa, the USA and Canada, it has become evident that coworking is not only growing in established communities but all over the world. Dr. Ritesh…

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26 January 2016

A coworking retreat in rural Serbia realises another benefit that coworking can bring to corporate players

Mokrin House, Serbia

A coworking retreat in rural Serbia realises another benefit that coworking can bring to corporate players As more and more companies are tuning into the benefits of the coworking movement, work retreats offer a welcome opportunity for both newcomers and experienced players to get away from their everyday routine to get some much-needed inspiration. The majority…

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4 January 2016

“We want a coworking network that can operate without any bureaucratic influence” – Sabrina Schifrer, Alpe Adria

Alpe Adria at Coworking Europe

“We want a coworking network that can operate without any bureaucratic influence” – Sabrina Schifrer, Alpe Adria Sabrina Schifrer, founder of Alpe Adria Coworking, has spent the past 3 years to connecting coworking spaces in the surrounding region of Austria, Slovenia, and Italy. Alpe Adria aims to spread the coworking word, by spreading knowledge and…

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23 December 2015

Coworking Grows Up: An interview with Jean-Yves Huwart, founder of Coworking Europe

Coworking Europe conference, 2015

Coworking Grows Up: An interview with Jean-Yves Huwart, founder of Coworking Europe Like many of the major players in today’s coworking scene, Jean-Yves Huwart, started off as an unsatisfied employee. Driven by a need for more freedom, Huwart quit his job at a media company and started working as a freelancer. Yet, it didn’t take…

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24 November 2015

Coworking Europe Conference, 2015: A Look Back

Coworking Europe, 2015

Coworking Europe Conference, 2015: A Look Back Last week over 300 coworking enthusiasts came together in Milan for the 6th annual Coworking Europe conference. A combination of old and new faces, the energy was palpable as the international community gathered at BASE MILANO for the biggest event representing the coworking movement in Europe. As always,…

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