Our conference theme?

Coworking Europe 2017 to take place on November 8, 9 and 10 in Dublin, Ireland

The 2017’s edition aims to address openly all topics related to coworking, from three perspectives : business, trends and impact.

The conference is be an outstanding opportunity to share best practices, connect and, why not, build up and collaborate on new exciting projects.

Coworking Europe 2017’s program is a work in progress.

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Program

Day 1

  • 8.45 Registration

  • 9.30 Welcome by Jean-Yves Huwart, Coworking Europe

  • 9.35 Introduction speech by the Lord Mayor of the City of Dublin
  • 09.40 Overview of the Irish Coworking Scene

    Mike Hannigan, Sinead Geraghty, Irish Coworking Assembly

    [Trends]

  • 10.00 Global Coworking Survey 2017: disclosure of the latest data

    [Trends]

  • 10.20 Join forces around a rural coworking project and bring jobs back in the countryside

    Cork County

    [Impact]

  • 10.35 Freelance, employee, executive, artists - What are the coworkers' main growing profiles and what will they expect in the near future ?

    [Trends]

  • 10.50 An industry is born - The connecting dots between the players in coworking

    [Trends]

  • 11.05 Practical messages
  • 11.10 Twitter Express

    Line up and get a 20 seconds speech slot for everyone who whishes it to introduce him/herself, share a message or a thought. Open to all attendees. Limited time frame.

  • 11.15 Coffee Break
  • 12.00 Towards ``Community based cities`` and ``Cities as a service``

    [Impact]

  • 12.00 An overview of the Office Real Estate market and why developers are taking Coworking seriously

    [Trends]

  • 12.00 Beginners - The five first things to think about when you plan to open up a coworking space

    [Business / Operations ]

  • 13.00 Lunchtime
  • 14.15 - 15.05 Coworking - Should you rent or buy the building you operate from ?

    [Business / Operations]

  • 14.15 - 15.05 Are startups better off in 'open for all coworking spaces' or in 'invitation only incubators' ?

    [Impact]

  • 14.15 - 15.05 Beginners - The role of the community manager in a Coworking space

    [Business / Operations]

  • 14.15 - 16.00 Operate a small size Coworking space in a suburb and make it profitable

    [Business / Operations]

  • 15.10 - 16.00 How to mix corporations, small business and freelancers in a same coworking space

    Stéphanie Brison, Ahoy!Berlin

    Format : Presentation + Open discussion

    [Business / Operations)

  • 15.10 - 16.00 How can freelancers use their local coworking community as a business springboard

    [Impact]

  • 15.10 - 16.00 Beginners - How to determine your space's identity ?

    [ Business / Operations ]

  • 16.00 - 16.30 Coffee Break
  • 16.30 - 17.20 Make coworking part of an integrated and multi-dimensional urban development project

    [Impact]

  • 16.30 - 17.45 Beginners - Which subscription model put in place and according to which critereas ?

    [ Business – Operations ]

  • 17.40 Communications

    Plenary Session – Reminders and 1st wrap up

  • 19.00 Coworking Europe Aperitivo

Day 2

  • 9.00 Unconference briefing
  • 9.10 Meeting with investors (TBC)
  • 9.35 Moderation tips and expected results
  • 9.40 - 10.30 Unconference Session 1

    5 simultaneous discussion groups.

    Zone A
    Zone B
    Zone C
    Zone D
    Zone E

  • 10.35 - 11.25 Unconference Session 2

    5 simultaneous discussion groups.

    Zone A
    Zone B
    Zone C
    Zone D
    Zone E

  • 10.35 - 11.25 Pitches
  • 11.25 - 11.50 Coffee Break

  • 11.55 - 12.45 Unconference Session 3

    5 simultaneous discussion groups.

    Zone A
    Zone B
    Zone C
    Zone D
    Zone E

  • 12.50 Lunchtime

  • 14.15 - 15.05 Unconference Session 4

    5 simultaneous discussion groups.

    Zone A
    Zone B
    Zone C
    Zone D
    Zone E

  • 15.10 - 16.00 Unconference Session 5

    5 simultaneous discussion groups.

  • 14.15 - 16.00 Pitches
  • 16.05 - 16.30 Coffee Break

  • 16.30 - 17.20 Results presentations

    Every session leader gets the opportunity to share during 1-2 minutes with the audience his/her takeaways from the discussion session they led.

  • 17.30 Unconference's wrap-up
  • 16.30 - 17.25 Pitches
  • 17.30 Communications
  • From 19.30 Coworking Europe Party
  • 20.30 Coworking Europe 2017 Ceremony

Day 3

  • 12.00 - 13.30 Lunchtime

    You may pre-order your sandwich the day before

  • 9.30 Welcome
  • 10.00 Coworking Doctors
  • 10.00 Interactive Workshops
  • 10.00 Design sessions
  • 12.00 - 13.30 Lunchtime

    You may pre-order your sandwich the day before

  • 13.30 - 15.00 Investor Pitches

    Work in progress

  • 15.00 - 15.30 Coffee Break
  • 15.30 - 17.00 Investor Pitches
  • 20.00 - 02.00 Coworking Europe closing party