APF London Gathering - The New Economic Tsunami

  • 30 Oct 2015
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (UTC-00:00)
  • THECUBE London Studio 5, 155 Commercial Street, E1 6BJ London, United Kingdom

Registration

  • Futurists, non-members, are welcome to come, with registration.


The New Economic Tsunami

This event in the late 2015 APF London Gatherings term is a collaboration with the community of co-workers, co-researchers at The Cube London 

The Cube is located near Spitalfields Market very near Shoreditch, Liverpool Street Station and plenty of good pubs and restaurants.  They've hosted the Club of Amsterdam (which was a good session of speaking and enthusiastic Q&A from the Cube members) and they are keen to keep engaging with thinkers about the future. 

Description

The predatory culture of debt which created the crash of 2007 is continuing but with augmented consequences. Global debts in the world is now three times that of the GDP, which will create a new "Tsunami of Debt". We will be screening a documentary by Michelle Coomber of the same title, followed by a discussion examining what we need to do to create healthier economic systems that are not supported by debt.

The programme is

1845: doors open
1900: Introductions of Speakers, Nick Price, THECUBE
1920: screen of an excerpt of Tsunami of Debt by documentary maker  Michelle Coomber
1930: Kick off roundtable discussion with three questions
2030: end

Post event - The Commercial Tavern across the road if people would like to discuss further. Address: 142-144 Commercial St, London E1 6NU

This roundtable discussion is a collaboration between the Association of Professional Futurists and THECUBE London.  

Event sign up is HERE are through Billetto managed by THECUBE London.  AFTER you have signed up ALSO please email me, Nick Price, and let me know if you are attending from the APF.

For questions, contact Nick Price

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