REconomy L.I.F.T. (Local Innovation For Transitioners)
Transforming Local Economies from the roots up
Saturday 25th February, 1.30pm - 6.00pm
Venue: The Cinema Museum, 2 Dugard Way, Kennington SE11 4TH
Keynote speaker: Andrew Simms (New Weather Institute, New Economincs Foundation)
This REconomy Event is designed by and for Transitioners whether you are new to REconomy or have established REconomy projects in your Transition Town. Hear from current REconomy projects by Transition Towns in London and the SE covering Food Enterprises, Community Energy and loads more, find REconomy buddies for future conversations through structured networking and develop your REconomy skills in skills surgeries.
A celebration of the diversity in REconomy activity across London and the South East to enable us to imagine a new economy and skill-up to make it a reality.
Duncan Law - Transition Town Brixton
Sarah McAdam - Transition Network
Jo Taylor - REconomy
Sam Allen - REconomy
Hilary Jennings - Transition Town Tooting
Michael Stuart - Transition Kensal to Kilburn
Tom Steele – Kentish Town Vegbox
Join the new Transition London and South East Hub and the REconomy Project for an afternoon workshop.
Be inspired by leading new economy thinkers and do-ers
Develop your vision and thinking on local economic transformation
Get practical insights from Transition groups who have food, energy, transport and property enterprises up and running
Explore the opportunities for local economy action in your area
Be part of hands on workshops to build your enterprise development skills
Meet and exchange with fellow Transitioners from across London and the South East
Supported by Friends Provident Foundation and Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
Who is the workshop for?
The workshop is for members of Transition groups from London and the South East.
Note: In order to encourage as many Transition groups as possible to attend, we are limiting each group to 5 tickets each. Please email John Clingan if your group needs more tickets and he will add people to the waiting list.
Who is running the workshop?
This workshop is being run by the Transition Network London and South East Hub, in partnership with REconomy Project UK, and supported by Friends Provident Foundation and Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust.
What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Nearest tube/train stations: Kennington (Northern Line) and Elephant and Castle (Northern and Bakerloo lines, and BR) are both within easy walking distance.
Bus routes: Routes 109, 133, 155, 159, 196, 333 and 415 stop within 3 minutes’ walk; 1, 12, 35, 40, 45, 53, 63, 68, 100, 148, 168, 171, 172, 17, 188, 468, 453, C10, 363, 343, 344 and P5 all stop at the Elephant and Castle; additionally routes 3, 59 and 159 along Kennington Road are also under 10 minutes’ walk away.
Parking: Cycle parking provided. Limited parking is available at the Museum. At weekends there is free parking in surrounding streets.
What can I bring into the event?
Tea and coffee will be provided but please bring cakes / biscuits to share at tea time.
How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
What's the refund policy?
Email John Clingan if you wish to apply for a refund.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. We'll check your name on the door.
Can I update my registration information?
Yes. Email John Clingan.
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
No, Well, it might be. Depends whether we have a waiting list. Email John Clingan.
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
That would make it difficult. Please email John Clingan if you wish to transfer your ticket.