Goodnight Disruption '19: A London Tech Week party


location Space4 | 7 PM-11:30 PM Friday 14 June 2019 (BST)

Hosted by CoTech, a £10million UK alliance of 36 worker-owned tech businesses

Discover the innovation projects designed and built by the 36 CoTech company members; meet the young coding graduates of the latest Founders & Coders cohort; and throw off the tired cliches of disruption to instead discuss meaningful tech careers, innovation and positive social impact.

Doors at 6.30pm, speakers from 7pm and then dance floor from 8pm.

Short talks about internet freedom, data and democracy, worker ownership social network theory and more from:

Naomi Alexander Naidoo, The Finance Innovation Lab, @thefinancelab Martha Dark. Open Rights Group, @OpenRightsGroup Rob Gamm, Library of Things, @libraryofthings Dr Sara Gorgoni, University of Greenwich, @SaraGorgoni Kayleigh Walsh, Outlandish, @outlandish

Plus a VR and AR demo room from Animorph Coop, showcasing their Virtual Inclusion empathy machine, and 'Holopedia' their Magic Leap One app that uses object recognition to extract relevant information from Wikipedia.

Hosted by CoTech, a £10million UK alliance of 36 worker-owned tech businesses.

Happening at Space4, the home of collaborative innovation.

Who should attend?

  • Organisations who want to achieve positive social impact through tech
  • Developers, designers, project managers, user researchers and innovators
  • People wanting to use their tech skills for social change
  • Freelancers looking to collaborate or curious about worker-owned companies
  • Commissioners of projects who want to know why passionate, worker-owned tech businesses make better products
  • Startup founders tired of chasing investors - own and resource yourselves!

Suma - one of the UK’s largest food co-ops.

And CoTech members:

  • Agile Collective - websites for socially positive organisations
  • Outlandish - technology for a fairer, better world
  • Go Free Range - we build software and solve problems
  • Animorph - virtual, augmented and mixed reality. Solving problems not yet diagnosed…

CoTech is a UK -wide network of creative technology companies, fully owned and controlled by the people who do the work.

Location

Space4

149 Fonthill Rd, Finsbury Park, London N4 3HF, UK

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