Upcoming events

The Future is Co-operative: Making Mutual Enterprise Happen

Melbourne, Friday-Saturday, 28-29 April 2017

The unofficial godfather of co-operatives in Victoria, Race Mathews, has released his magnum opus, Of Labour and Liberty: Distributism in Victoria (1891-1966). To celebrate this landmark publication, the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals (BCCM) will support two days of events in Melbourne that combine engagement with leaders of co-operative thought and practice and opportunities for skill-sharing for those interested in co-operatively building the Australian economy for the common good.

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“A present, however splendid it may be, bears the imprint of its expiry to the extent that it becomes separated from the future” – Fr. José María Arizmendiarrieta Madariaga, founder of the Mondragon worker co-operative movement in Basque Spain.

Platform Cooperativism: Trebor Scholz Australian Tour 2017

  • Adelaide, 22 May 2017: Information coming soon
  • Sydney, 24 May 2017: Platforms, Power, People: How the platform economy will transform the way we do business
  • Melbourne, 25 May 2017: Information coming soon

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2017 BCCM Leaders’ Summit & Industry Dinner

Save The Date

When: Thursday-Friday, 9-10 November 2017

Where: Stamford Plaza, Brisbane

Theme: Shadowlands: Adversity as Advantage for CME’s

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