Danny Spitzberg

Danny Spitzberg

Technology Strategist, CoLab

Danny is a sociologist with ethics, comma, for hire. Based in Oakland, California, Danny prototypes apps and websites with CoLab.coop, a global, worker-owned digital agency. He believes in worker-led organizing and returning all wealth to the commons.

Solving the crisis of the gig economy

Open space

Lieza Dessein, Strategic project manager at SMart Coop and Alex Bird, Chair of Co-operatives and Mutuals Wales, together with Danny Spitzberg, Technology Strategist at CoLab discuss the problems of today’s “gig economy”; highlighting the work of freelancers co-ops like SMart and the findings of the report ‘Working Together: Trade Union and Co-operative Innovations for Precarious […]

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The Capital conundrum

Workshop space

The dominant platforms, like Uber and AirBnb were able to use millions of dollars to get to scale. But, without venture capital, what can platform co-ops do to match their growth? In this session, Vivian Woodell, ex CEO of The Phone Co-op and now head of The Foundation for Co-operative Innovation, will lead an open […]

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