07 January 2013
How to Organize a Conference on Economic Democracy
On behalf of the Steering Committee of the Madison, Wisconsin Economic Democracy Conference, and with their input and cooperation, I wrote a 4-page document about how to organize an Economic Democracy Conference. You can download as pdf here. CONTENTS: Brief review of Madison conference; Steering committee and decision-making; Working teams; Web page; Finalizing the dates and finding the place; Deciding prices for participants; Budget and Fund-raising; Social media; Media; Program – choosing and inviting keynote speakers; Afternoon workshops and workshop tracks; Posters and flyers; Outreach; Networking; Marketing; Cultural program; Organizational tables/stands; Volunteers; Photographing, recording, filming the event; Action summit; Evaluation forms; For questions and advice contact.