Commons Matter: IASC Conference – Utrecht, July 2017

Official Event Video by Utrecht University to present the 2017 IASC Conference taking place in Utrecht. The global XVI Biennial Conference, ‘Practicing the commons: Self-governance, cooperation, and institutional change’ of The International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC) is taking place this week in the historical city centre of Utrecht, from the 10th […]

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3RD IASC CONFERENCE ON KNOWLEDGE COMMONS – PARIS OCT 2016

From October 20th to 22th Paris is hosting the 3rd IASC Conference on knowledge commons. The Conference is co-organized by the INCLUSIVE team at Sciences Po Paris and the International Association for the Study of the Commons. After the successful editions held in 2012 and 2014, this third conference will aim to look at the normative […]

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Save the date! XVI Biennal IASC Conference – Utrecht, 10-14 July 2017

If we had to name the current crossroad of studies and events about the commons, we could not but think about Utrecht. In the past few weeks, LabGov attended the Symposium “Cooperation in the field” hosted by the city university and IASC dinner debate there.  But there is good news: we will walk our road […]

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Prof. Iaione at a dinner debate, Utrecht, 21 June 2016

Professor Christian Iaione will represent LabGov tonight in a IASC meeting in Utrecht. The meeting will take place in the form of a dinner debate (diner pensant in Dutch) and will host several representatives of institutions and organizations from the civil society. The main target of this meeting is to kick-start the scientific debate that […]

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IASC European Regional Conference, Bern 10-13 May 2016

LabGov with professor Christian Iaione will take part in the next IASC conference! The 4th European Regional Meeting of IASC will have place in Bern from the 10th to the 13th May with the following subject: “Commons in a ‘glocal’ world: global connections and local responses”. IASC (International Association for the Study of the Commons) […]

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“Ploughing up the Landed Commons”

THE SEMINAR “PLOUGHING UP THE LANDED COMMONS”  WILL TAKE PLACE ON the 20TH OF JANUARY 2016, AT AUDITORIUM ARNBERG CASTLE, CAMPUS ARENBERG, KU LEUVEN (LEUVEN, BELGIUM). The seminar, the second and last of an international seminars series (the first one took place in 9th of November 2015), is organised by INDIGO. INDIGO is a inter […]

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CONGRESS COMMONS: CITIZENS, LAW AND GOVERNMENTS – From the “Government” to the ”Governance”

On the 4th of November the think tank Oikos in collaboration with Etopia and GEF (The Green European Foundation), held the event “Congress Commons: citizens, law and governments”. The conference took place at the Royal Library in Brussels. It was the closing seminar of the “Reclaim the Commons” project event series, which is organised with […]

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Congress Commons: Citizens, Law and Governments

  Oikos – an independent think tank that strives for social and ecological change, is organising the conference “Congress commons: citizens, law and governments” at the Royal Library of Belgium on the 4th of December 2015 (Keizerslaan 4, 1000 Bruxelles). The aim of the Conference is to bring together stakeholders and discuss about Commons with a […]

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The City as a Commons Conference has arrived!

The City as a Commons Conference has finally arrived! The LabGov team is on site in Bologna, Italy. We are finishing final preparations at Opificio Golinelli, and pre-registration are well under way at the Urban Center. The LabGov team anxiously awaits participants’ arrival tomorrow morning at 9 AM for Institutional Greetings with Giusella Finocchiaro,  Marco […]

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The Social Innovation Division of Seoul is coming to visit LabGov

On 2nd November Labgov will host at Luiss University a delegation of the Social National Division of Seoul. The delegation is composed by Hyokwan Jun, Director General of Seoul Innovation Buruea, JeongYoun Kim, Deputy Director of the Social Innovation Division, and HakYong Song, Project Manager of the Social Innovation Division. The Social National Division is […]

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