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Real Ways to Change Our World Fast - Laurence Boomert

Learn about creating adaptive, thriving, future-focused communities. Be inspired with the possibilities, invigorated with a sense of can-do, and learn of real ways to make good things happen fast. Change the way you see money, power and possibility with models that people across Aotearoa and the world are using today to make a better world.

Anyone interested in the future of: education, local economic development, community building, sustainability, the application of new technologies or the future in general, will find this information most compelling and immediately useful. Money determines just about every aspect of our lives but it is only a technology. As humans we can find new and better technologies. Learn how people across the planet are creating all sorts of new values-based economic systems to enable exchange, empowerment and create good. This workshop also highlights an unfolding revolution in the thinking and forms of money that are being used in the world and how this can change power structures and fund social and environmental transformation movements.

Suitable for: all ages

Duration: 120 minutes

Presenter: Laurence Boomert


Bio

Laurence Boomert is an international speaker, activist and coach on community transformation, green business & the new economic foundations for a sustainable world. He is a visionary often working in pioneering areas that later become trends. He has delivered , workshops, key note speeches and talks across New Zealand and the USA using a variety of titles like: Decentralizing Everything, 50 Fun Ways to Unf*ck the World, Unleashing Creativity For An Economy of Thriving, Creating Community Resilience and Revitalization and The Future of Society, Education and Money. Laurence recently co-developed The Community Game and Maker World for Schools, 2 programs for teaching and mobilizing large groups of people.


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https://www.facebook.com/Reinventing-Communities-1603667636617054

 

Luminate for me:

"I would like to make a positive contribution to Luminate and I believe people who attend Luminate are particularly inclined to find value in the information I present and most likely to go and use it in the world. I have been to all Luminate Festivals except No 2 and the first Luminate was the reason I and my family moved to Golden Bay."
 

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