Below is a list of selected upcoming and past events with Marjorie Kelly.
October 15, 2016, Roxbury Crossing, MA
Marjorie Kelly joins John Barros (Director of Economic Development for Boston), Melvin Miller (Publisher Bay State Banner), and other experts to discuss building community wealth. Specifically, the panel will focus on concrete strategies for Black families to build wealth in Massachusetts.
June 2, 2017, Burlington, VT
Marjorie Kelly will keynote the annual conference held by the Vermont Employee Ownership Center. Check back soon for more details.
Selected Past Events
April 27-29, 2016, Ft. Collins, CO
Marjorie Kelly gave the keynote address at this convening hosted by the New Belguim Family Foundation and the Gates Family Foundation. The convening provided a “place-based” platform for funders engaged in the community wealth building field to take part in strategic conversation about where philanthropic resources can have the greatest impact.
April 11, 2016, Minneapolis, MN
Marjorie Kelly gave the concluding remarks at this one-day event hosted by Workers to Owners “to move the needle forward on an exciting trend in sustainable economic development: converting existing businesses to worker ownership.”
January 29, 2016, CUNY School of Law, New York, NY
Marjorie Kelly gave the opening remarks at this event, co-hosted by The Democracy Collaborative and CUNY Law’s Community and Economic Development Clinic and supported by the Surdna Foundation, which brought together mayors and heads of city economic development departments together with key allies and community advocates for a discussion of the emerging policy frameworks for creating more inclusive cities.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016, Washington, D.C.
Marjorie Kelly represented The Democracy Collaborative on a panel alongside the Mayor of Richmond, Virginia, Dwight C. Jones, and Sociologist and Fellow at The Worker Institute at Cornell, Sanjay Pinto. The discussion, part of The Aspen Institute’s Working in America series, was moderated by MSNBC’s Dorian T. Warren, a Roosevelt Institute Fellow.
September 25, 2015, Boston, MA
Marjorie Kelly will be speaking at Encuentro 5 with Nancy Goldner of Hub Public Bank and Julie Matthaei of the Boston Area Solidarity Economy Network (BASEN) at an event sponsored by Hub Public Banking, BASEN, Boston Chapter, Democratic Socialists of America, and the Democracy Collaborative.
January 14, 2015, Worcester, MA
Senior Fellow Marjorie Kelly spoke at the Greater Worcester Community Foundation presenting: A New Anchor Mission for a New Century, Community foundations deploying all resources to build community wealth as part of the Associated Grant Makers’ Community Foundation Roundtable series.
November 15, 2014, Greenfield, MA
Marjorie Kelly gave a keynote address at the Greenfield Community College for the all-day Creating a Bold New Economy event, sponsored by Greening Greenfield.
October 16, 2014, Burlington, Vermont
Marjorie Kelly delivered the keynote address at Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility addressing “Integrating Mission into Ownership,” sponsored by VBSR, in collaboration with Clean Yield Asset Management and the Donella Meadows Institute.
October 16, 2014, Vermont
Marjorie Kelly delivered the keynote address at the Vermont New Economy Week, addressing “Who Owns Vermont?”, sponsored by Vermonters for a New Economy.
October 8-11, 2014, Washington, DC
Marjorie Kelly participated in a panel discussion with Stacy Feiner titled The Two Keys to Preserving Family Legacy: Managing Talent, Designing Ownership and Governance at the 2014 FFI Global Conference, sponsored by The Family Firm Institute (FFI).
April 26, 2014, Cambridge, MA
Marjorie Kelly participated in a panel discussion at the Economic Growth and Environmental Constraints: Investing in a Sustainable Future conference, co-sponsored by the MIT student chapter of the New Economy Coalition and the Center for Advancement of the Steady State Economy (CASSE). Kelly spoke on the importance of ownership structures for determining the direction of the new economy.
April 6, 2014, Worcester, MA
Marjorie Kelly participated in a panel session at the 2014 Policy Conference, hosted by Progressive Massachusetts. The conference will focus around the Shared Prosperity Agenda, emphasizing greater commitment to employee ownership, benefit corporations, cooperatives and other elements of generative ownership.
October 28-30, 2013, Colorado Springs, CO
Marjorie Kelly chaired a plenary panel at the SRI Conference on Sustainable, Responsible, Impact Investing (formerly SRI in the Rockies), the premier annual gathering of investors and investment professionals working to make money and direct the flow of investment capital toward a truly sustainable future.
May 28, 2013, Boston, MA
Marjorie Kelly discussed her book on the emerging ownership revolution at the CHAT & CHOWDA Author Series event at the Downtown Harvard Club, hosted by WorldBoston.
April 29-30, 2013, Boulder, CO
Marjorie Kelly gave a special address at the Slow Money conference.
April 18, 2013, Parkway Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Marjorie Kelly discussed the emerging revolution of community owned businesses internationally and locally with an eye on alternatives to the modern economy of fragility and inequality in this event hosted by CoMinnesota.
March 18, 2013, New York, NY
Collaborators & Cocktails: A conversation with Marjorie Kelly and Judith Samuelson of the Aspen Institute, explored the tensions between business and societal values.
Marjorie Kelly spoke on a panel at the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NSEA) Building Energy 13 conference.
February 14, 2013, Kirksville, MO
Marjorie Kelly was on campus at Truman State University for Career Day.
October 11, 2012, Seattle, WA
Marjorie Kelly and David Korten, leading thinkers in today’s New Economy movement, spoke at the Common Good Cafe.
October 9, 2012, Boston, MA
An evening of conversation with Marjorie Kelly and Chuck Collins, leading thinkers in today’s New Economy movement, whose research, insights and activism are providing us with the tools we need to reverse our country’s slide into inequality and lopsided deference to the corporate sector.
July 18, 2012, Boston, MA
Based on David Brancaccio’s previous PBS series on the New Economy, the film features David Korten, author of the Foreword to Marjorie’s new book Owning Our Future: The Emerging Ownership Revolution.
June 8-10, 2012, Bard College, NY
“Creating an Ownership Shift: Strategies for Large-Scale Change.”
May 30 – June 1, 2012, Brattleboro, VT
Three workshops: “Why Slow Living Is Not Only Individual But Collective”; “Building to Last: Ownership and Governance for Sustainability”; and “Media for Change.”.
May 17, 2012, Grand Rapids, MI
Marjorie Kelly delivered the opening keynote speech and participated in panels at the 10th annual conference of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies.
May 22, 2010, Charleston, SC
David Korten and Kelly shared the stage to deliver the opening keynote, “Lighting the Path to a New Economy,” at the annual conference of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies.
June 9 – 11, 2010, Aspen,CO
Kelly helped lead dialogue at a small gathering on “Design for Mission,” looking at solutions to short-termism in areas such as governance, capital and ownership design, and culture.