Upcoming Events

Automation, Employment & Inequality: A Co-production Workshop

Date: 6 July 2017
Time: 14:00 - 17:00
Venue: Shine, Harehills Road, Leeds, LS8 5HS

Date: 6 July 2017

Time: 14:00 - 17:00

Venue: Shine, Harehills Road, Leeds, LS8 5HS

What impact is automation having on our jobs, in the North and beyond? What does this mean for geographic and intergenerational inequality? What can we do about it? We’d like you to join us for a participatory workshop to find out about and discuss the impact of innovation and automation on employment and inequality in… → Read More

Past Events

The Unusual Suspects Festival: Finding Common Ground

Date: 15 June 2017
Time: 12:00 - 14:00
Venue: Roehampton R.O.C.K.S. at Ellisfield Drive, Roehampton, SW15 4DR

Date: 15 June 2017

Time: 12:00 - 14:00

Venue: Roehampton R.O.C.K.S. at Ellisfield Drive, Roehampton, SW15 4DR

If you are passionate about supporting everyday change-makers and amplifying unheard voices, join us on Thursday 15th June for an afternoon of learning, storytelling and action planning with residents of the Alton Estate.

Co-design workshop: Mental health and wellbeing

Date: 24 May 2017
Time: 13:30 - 16:30
Venue: Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG

Date: 24 May 2017

Time: 13:30 - 16:30

Venue: Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, 90 York Way, London, N1 9AG

New to impact management but want to improve? Willing to share your experiences and collaborate with others in your sector? Want to help us create resources that meet your needs? Join the Pathway strand of the Impact Management Programme to co-design support that will help you use your impact data to improve what you do…. → Read More

‘Humanity at Work’ research launch with MONDRAGON, the world’s largest industrial co-operative group

Date: 5 April 2017
Time: 09:30 - 11:30
Venue: The Convocation Hall, Church House, Dean's Yard, Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3NZ

Date: 5 April 2017

Time: 09:30 - 11:30

Venue: The Convocation Hall, Church House, Dean's Yard, Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3NZ

We are delighted to be launching our new research with the MONDRAGON Corporation, the world’s largest industrial co-operative group.  Mondragon has become a highly successful global business, owned and governed by its worker-members, with social benefit at its core. Come and hear their story. This event is being co-hosted with Co-ops UK.

Share to Know: a learning event on peer-to-peer and collaborative methods

Date: 10 February 2017
Time: 10:00 - 16:30
Venue: Body & Soul Charity, 99-119 Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R 4RE

Date: 10 February 2017

Time: 10:00 - 16:30

Venue: Body & Soul Charity, 99-119 Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R 4RE

Across Europe, many young people are finding that traditional methods of learning and education just aren’t working for them. Peer-to-peer learning offers an alternative approach. For the past two years, the Erasmus+ partnership ‘Share to Know’ has been exploring the value of peer-to-peer and collaborative learning methods and the ways that these methods can lead… → Read More

The Unusual Suspects Festival

Date: 14 October 2016
Time: 12:00pm - 14:00pm
Venue: Ulster Museum

Date: 14 October 2016

Time: 12:00pm - 14:00pm

Venue: Ulster Museum

Join us for an INTERNATIONAL festival of INNOVATION… 2 cities, 3 days, 15+ free events, 40+ collaborating organisations After two successful festivals in London in 2014 and Glasgow in 2015, SIX is delighted to announce that the Festival is returning to Northern Ireland in October 2016. We’re delighted at Amplify NI to announce that we are part of the Unusual Suspects… → Read More

Lecture /Seminar/Workshop series: Smart Cities, Dumb Maps

Date: 25 November 2015
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

Date: 25 November 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

Join some leading activists who are probing the relationship between the political, intellectual, digital and cultural commons.

Michael Young Centenary Conference:

Date: 11 November 2015
Time: 10am - 5pm
Venue: Barbican Conference Centre, 1 Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS

Date: 11 November 2015

Time: 10am - 5pm

Venue: Barbican Conference Centre, 1 Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS

Help us celebrate Michael Young’s Centenary.

Lecture /Seminar/Workshop series: Smart Cities, Dumb Maps

Date: 28 October 2015
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

Date: 28 October 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

This talk outlines citizens as data producers, citizens as data auditors, and citizens as data entrepreneurs.

A Convenient Truth – Kate Pickett

Date: 14 October 2015
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

Date: 14 October 2015

Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

Join us for this interesting evening seminar.