Sharitaly 2017: Platforms in action

On December 5th and 6th, the fifth edition of Sharitaly, Platform in action, will be held in Milan, at BASE. The event organized by Collaboriamo and Trailab is a chance for scholars, operators, designers, and observers to reflect, observe and share experiences, in order to understand how collaborative practices are changing. On December 5th, three […]

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Can sustinable mobility systems support Vibrant Communities?

Mobility represents a fundamental right, intimately tied to the quality of life in cities, hamlets and suburbs, occupying a large portion of the community’s land. In this regard, the increase expected by 2050 of over 66%  (compared to 54% in 2014) of the world population that will reside in cities must be taken into account. Indeed, […]

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A regulation for the Italian Home Restaurant: Ddl AC-3258, pros and cons.

When talking about the sharing economy, its legislative dimension is always a burning issue. In this context, in recent times the regulation of the so-called home restaurant has been high on the agenda, especially in Italy. But what is it the home restaurant? As defined on the Home Restaurant website, “the Home Restaurant is the […]

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The #CollaboraToscana project

On June 29th 2016 academics, practitioners and active citizens gathered at the Auditorium of Saint Apollonia in via San Gallo 25 in Florence for the opening of #CollaboraToscana, the public policy co-design process led by Tuscany Region, supervised by LabGov and managed by SocioLab. #CollaboraToscana projected to focus on collaboration and sharing economy aiming to co-create a map of regional public policies – a […]

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Focus on the author: Christian Iaione

This article is a focus on the figure of LabGov’s coordinator, professor Christian Iaione. Christian Iaione is associate professor of public law at Guglielmo Marconi University of Rome, fellow of the Urban Law Center at Fordham University, and visiting professor of governance of the commons at LUISS Guido Carli. He is an expert of the EU […]

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The Local and Regional Dimensions of the Sharing Economy, by Christian Iaione

This document is an official CoR opinion that was drafted by LabGov coordinator prof. Christian Iaione, as an expert of the EU Committee of the Regions. It was examinated in the 115th plenary session of 3-4 December 2015.  The opinion contains some policy recommendations to the European Union in the subject of sharing economy, based on an […]

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Prof. Iaione at Sky TG24 on sharing economy

Prof. Christian Iaione was invited today at SkyTG24 Economia to debate on sharing economy. Prof. Iaione articulated his speech in two key points. First of all, he highlighted the need of a shift from the on-demand sharing economy to a collaborative sharing economy: sharing economy is much more than the mere contrast and comparison between […]

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Dynamics of virtual work: new patterns for sharing economy

COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) is Europe’s longest-running intergovernmental framework for cooperation in science and technology funding cooperative scientific projects called ‘COST Actions’. With a successful history of implementing scientific networking projects for over 40 years, COST offers scientists the opportunity to embark upon bottom-up, multidisciplinary and collaborative networks across all science and […]

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2nd International Workshop on the Sharing Economy.

The second edition of international workshop on the sharing economy will have a meeting the next 28th and 29th January in Paris. The main topic will be How the sharing economy influence individual behavior, companies and public regulation. Nowdays it’s common to talk about collaborative economy , with its uses and benefits ,however, despite the […]

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RAVELLO LAB 2015: Culture and Creative Industries for the Development of Territories

The European University Centre for Cultural Heritage and Federculture will launch the tenth edition of Ravello Lab , an International Forum, in Ravello (Salerno) from October 22-24, 2015. Ravello Lab involves study, discussion, and proposals on cultural policies for Europe and the Euro-Mediterranean. The ultimate goal is finding proposals and solutions to territorial development policies centered on […]

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