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Dignity of labour in the gig economy

May 29, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free – $10

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been postponed until later in the year. Apologies to those who had reserved tickets, we’ll be organising refunds and rescheduling over the next couple of days…

Purposeful work can be the cornerstone of a meaningful life. With the breakdown of traditional modes of secure work through casualization, labour hire, independent contracting and the use of online platforms such as Airtasker, the nature of work has become precarious for many. At the same time, more flexible arrangements have created new opportunities for people to pursue work/life balance. Emerging technologies are only exacerbating these trends – raising questions like:

  • What ways can regulators promote better industrial relations?
  • How can platform cooperatives create new ways for people to work together?
  • What ingredients are required to promote dignified and secure work?
  • How can independent workers pull together to rebalance markets?

Join us at the Kelvin Club for a night of thought provoking views and discussion with our speakers:

 

Details

Date:
May 29, 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free – $10
Event Category:
Website:
https://bonds.coop

Organizer

Rohan Clarke
Phone:
0409 080902
Email:
rohanclarke@bonds.coop
Website:
bonds.coop

Venue

Kelvin Club
30 Melbourne Pl
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Website:
http://www.kelvinclub.com/