Regional events are small, one-day meetings designed to facilitate the exchange of best practices and cross-sector learning amongst cooperators, and to strengthen the local cooperative community.
Benefits of Attending
- Share common best practices and innovative approaches for engaging your members
- Identify challenges and opportunities that exist in the co-op community
- Develop cross-sectoral relationships and network with cooperative leaders
Past Regional Events
2013 Cooperative Development SummitWho Should Attend: (Invitation only) USDA RCDG funded cooperative development centers
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
University of Wisconsin-Madison
610 Langdon Street
The National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International (NCBA CLUSA) and Cooperation Works! (CW) are co-hosting an all-day summit to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing Cooperative Development Centers. This event will focus on the determination of a national 'agenda,' sustainable funding, and other challenges impacting cooperative development.
Crossroads Cooperative Summit
Friday, November 1, 2013
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Indiana Farm Bureau Building
225 South East Street
The Crossroads Cooperative Summit brings together co-op members and leaders from across the many sectors of cooperative enterprise. In just a single day, you'll get ideas that will help you and your co-op throughout the year. This year's Summit focuses on Building Our Cooperative Future. Learn how co-ops in Indiana and across the country empower people and bring about economic equality and stability.
Who Should Attend: Co-op members and leaders from across the many sectors of cooperative enterprise