MOVEMENTS & GATHERINGS

  • The Beacon Institute

    The Beacon Institute is a community of business leaders, board members and academics focused on helping organizations create long-term value and navigate the disruptive forces shaping the 21st century. They provide research, insights and advice to inspire and amplify the growing movement of purpose-led businesses. They also bring together early read more

  • B TEAM

    The B Team is a global nonprofit initiative co-founded by Sir Richard Branson and Jochen Zeitz that brings together international CEOs and business leaders to “make business work better.”

  • Wisdom 2.0

    Wisdom 2.0 addresses the great challenge of our age: to not only live connected to one another through technology, but to do so in ways that are beneficial to our own well-being, effective in our work, and useful to the world. Through our series of conferences, meet-ups, and workshops, Wisdom read more

  • Wisdom Hackers

    Wisdom Hackers are exploring what a learning community outside of traditional structures can be. A world where wisdom isn’t marginalised, but where spirited inquiry into life’s meta-questions is actively encouraged. Where communities are given permission to spend time exploring pressing curiosities and are able share their learning and insight back read more

  • The Syntheist Movement

    Syntheism is a new religious movement focused on how atheists and pantheists can achieve the same feelings of community and awe experienced in traditional theistic religions. The Syntheist Movement has a node in Stockholm at a center called “noden”.

  • The Art of Hosting

    The Art of Hosting is a highly effective way of harnessing the collective wisdom and self-organising capacity of groups of any size. Based on the assumption that people give their energy and lend their resources to what matters most to them – in work as in life – the Art read more

  • Terra Nova & Tamera

    “Terra Nova” is a global peace project, which has been prepared in Germany and Portugal for some decades. For the time being, the project is based in Tamera, center for ‘Concrete Utopia’ in Southern Portugal. Terra Nova is the vision of a new Earth. It contains the image of a read more

  • Sunday Assembly

    The Sunday Assembly is a secular congregation that celebrates life. The Sunday Assembly was started by Sanderson Jones and Pippa Evans, two comedians who were on the way to a gig in Bath when they discovered they both wanted to do something that was like church but totally secular and read more

  • Society for Organisational learning

    The Society for Organisational Learning, North America is an intentional learning community composed of organisations, individuals, and communities around the world. A not-for-profit, member-governed corporation. SOL’s purpose is to discover, integrate, and implement theories and practices of organisational learning for the interdependent development of people and their institutions and communities read more

  • Neotribes

    The conceptual background to Neotribes is a global project led by a transnational is group of 5 networks connected to the creative economy. Neotribalism is a sociological concept that postulates that human beings have evolved to live in tribal society, as opposed to mass society, and thus will naturally form read more

  • Morning Gloryville

    Morning Gloryville is an immersive morning dance party. They were born in London in 2013 and since then have become a global community of events that empower people to “rave your way into the day!”. Morning Gloryville starts at 6.30am and ends 10.30am and offers inspirational, energising music and mesmerising read more

  • Find the Others

    Find the others is a support group for those who are working on the leading edge of the transformation of politics and governance structures. It is space is a place to share, to vent, to ask for help, to care and learn from each other as we make our way read more

  • Burning Man

    Burning Man is an annual gathering that takes place at Black Rock City—a temporary community erected in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. The event is described as an experiment in community and art, influenced by 10 main principles, including “radical” inclusion, self-reliance and self-expression, as well as community cooperation, read more

  • Borderland

    The Borderland is a participatory community where events and gatherings are co-created as prototypes for our dreams. It is an empty container, open to your initiative. It is an invitation to play, to reflect, and to engage. Borderland is based on the same principles as Burning man and takes place read more

  • Alter Ego

    Alter Ego holds an annual gathering of political thinkers and doers to explore a deeper vision of progress. Alter Ego is premised on the idea that the self as ‘given’ is an idea we need to grow out of to survive and thrive in the 21st Century. The big idea, read more

  • Alcαδimiα

    An academy to support the next generation of human development   For leaders & facilitators to have access to the experiences, communities, knowledge, perspectives and pragmatic optimism necessary to live meaningful lives and to lead profound transformation within the ever increasing complexity of our time. What we do: Open source read more

  • The Mettā Network

    A home for people building a better world through business.  The members of The Mettā Network have instigated and supported the development of a range of different organisations that are fostering different elements of this emerging world.  Power of Youth, FutureX, Impact Ready and Alcαδimiα to name a few. Mettā (Pali: मेत्ता in Devanagari) read more

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