Co-operative of the Americas is the regional expression of the International Co-operative Alliance, the highest organism of the sector worldwide. Our Regional Conferences are the the most important co-operative event of the year at the continental level. A moment to meet, debate and share experiences about the most relevant issues for the present and future of cooperation in the region of the Americas.
Get full of new ideas to face your Co-operative challenges
The Conference is an unique opportunity to know about other Co-orporative experiences which face the same challenges and problems as yours. Meet first-hand their stories and learning experiences to apply them into your organisation.
As well, the Conference leaves room to discuss about innovation, technology, organisational culture and other relevant topics. Get full of new ideas and share yours.
Increase your skills and knowledge
As usual, our conferences host presentations delivered by top-notch specialists with great experience and knowledge in the event topics. Find out about the last trends of academic thought and practical experience in both socioeconomic fields, development and co operativism.
In this section we are giving details of the day-to- day schedule at our XX Conference. For now, we have general information, but it will be updated frequently to let you know about the latest news.
Day 1: Wednesday October the 11th
08:00 – 18:00 Registry
09:00 – 09:15 Opening: Ing. Ramón Imperial. ACI Americas – President of ACI Americas
09:15 – 10:30 Opening Conference: Digital transformation and the new conditions of live and business
11:00 – 12:30 PANEL: The youth of America and the co-operatives of the future
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:30 – 16:30 COOP-TED “4.0 Revolution”
FORUM: “New ways to integrate young people“
FORUM: “The big challenge”
CINEMA FORUM: “Colective construction”
19:00-21:00 Welcoming Cocktail
Day 2: Thursday October the 12th
08:00 – 18:00 Registry
09:00-16:00 Co-operatives Dialogues 2030
– 2030 Co-operatives
– Integration Challenge
– Inclusive Co-operativism movements
– Serve better
– Hemispheric challenges
Day 3: Friday October the 13th
09:00 – 12:00 FORUM: Building Relationships
FORUM: Risk management
FORUM: Cooperation Pedagogy
12:00 – 12:45 Final Conference: The future of the work and the good living
12:45 – 13:05 A renewed vision of Co-operatives of the Americas
13:05 – 13:30 Closing speech and conference´s conclusions
13:30 – 13:50 V Americas Co-operatives summit – Buenos Aires 2018
13:50 – 15:00 Lunch
Co-operative integration and recreational activities
20:00 – 23:00 Closing Gala dinner