A network for co-production practitioners
ABOUT TIME: Examining the case for a shorter working week
LSE Public Lecture & drinks reception
11 January 2012, 6.00-7.30 pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 2AE
Expert Colloquium (invitation-only)
12 January, 9.30 am - 3.30 pm
Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion, LSE Research Laboratory, Lionel Robbins…
Added by Lucie Stephens on November 30, 2011 at 15:34 — No Comments
NESTA have published the shortlist of organisations who have successfully got through the first round of their innovations in giving funding. You'll see some familiar faces on the list. There are short (3 min) videos about each of the ideas which you might find illuminating or inspiring.
Also on the NESTA site is the…Continue
Added by Lucie Stephens on November 24, 2011 at 16:12 — No Comments
I thought some of you might be interested in this event being hosted by nef on the need for a local banking system
Added by Joe Penny on November 24, 2011 at 14:47 — No Comments
For all of those based in and around London, you may be interested to know that there is an upcoming practitioners meeting planned for November the 30th between 10-12.
George Garrad of Look Ahead Housing has kindly offered to host this event at the Aldgate Hostel. For more information and to sign up for a place click…Continue
Added by Joe Penny on November 14, 2011 at 14:35 — No Comments
this is a message posted on behalf of Ruth Dineen
Your help needed to co-produce a Co-production Toolkit!
I recently received a teaching award which I hope to use to co-produce a Co-production Toolkit, based on inspirational cross-sector case-studies.
You might be using co-production approaches already, or you might not; you might be using the term ‘co-production’ or you might not. Either way, I’d really like to know what…Continue
Added by Joe Penny on November 11, 2011 at 11:30 — No Comments
I thought I would share the write up of the event which I have pulled together on Storify here…Continue
Added by Matthew Skinner on November 10, 2011 at 16:31 — No Comments
nef is launching an exciting 30 month project which seeks to improve outcomes for young people and their families by improving the way that Services for Young People are designed, commissioned and delivered. Through our work with commissioners in Surrey, Camden and Kirklees, nef has developed the theory and application of both co-production and commissioning for outcomes.
nef has recently secured funding from the Paul Hamlyn Foundation to support two local authorities in the…
Added by Lucie Stephens on November 8, 2011 at 11:43 — No Comments
Designing a new co-produced service? Want to redesign an existing service? Have an innovation service idea and want to test it? Want new ways to engage your service users? Looking to learn about new and innovative methods?
NESTA would like to invite you to a free Prototyping Masterclass where you can learn about what prototyping is and how you might go about putting it into practice with families. You will hear from 3 Councils who have tried out prototyping in…
Added by Rosie Farrer on November 7, 2011 at 11:12 — No Comments
I wanted to share with you some information about a participative decision-making method called Crowd Wise, developed by a colleague of mine, Perry Walker (now a nef fellow). I'm sure many of you will know of and use methods like Open Space and …Continue