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Crossroads: Choosing Cooperation

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At the 2010 ACE Institute in Cleveland toward the end of July, keynote speaker, David Korten, will provide a compelling argument for a better way of capital formation and distribution than Wall Street. It is a message that cuts through the clutter of economic jargon to where people live.

The agreement between MONDRAGON and the United Steelworkers is another landmark event that holds a great deal of promise for the application of cooperative principles to the labor movement.

Scholarships are available for those who would like to attend the institute but can't afford it. To find out about the scholarships please contact Sarah Pike at

Register online for the Institute here:

2010 ACE Institute Extended Agenda
Tuesday, July 27 - Friday, July 30 "¢ Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center

5:30 p.m.

Registration and Welcome Reception

Morning Sessions

8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.

Decisions at Crossroads
David Korten, author of Agenda for a New Economy and co-founder of Yes! Magazine
Rob Witherell (United Steelworkers)
Michael Peck, North American Delegate, MONDRAGON Internacional

Workshop/Discussion - Where is co-op development headed and what are the educational resources needed to get there?
FACILITATOR: Lou Hammond Ketilson, Director, Centre for the Study of Co-operatives, University of Saskatchewan

Mobile Learning Sessions -- Institute participants will visit area cooperatives including Oberlin College, Evergreen Cooperative Laundry and Ohio Cooperative Solar


Open Mic
Researchers and practitioners are invited to share their work. Preregister with

5:30 p.m. Reception
ACE Annual Meeting
(Participants have dinner on their own)

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