Welcome to SEIZE’s first-ever month-long speaker series! Starting February 23 and ending on March 23rd, the SEIZE (Socialist Economy Incubation Zone for Entrepreneurs) will host one speaker a week for several consecutive weeks, and conclude the events with an immersive workshop to apply discussed theories, tools, and tactics. The final workshop will be specifically focusing on Concordia’s food system transformation.

Leaders in economic transformation will discuss experiences and lessons learned from in grassroots organizing, movement and capacity building, and rethinking and reorganizing labor!

The SEIZE Speaker Series is online and completely free (with RSVP), making SEIZE’s activities completely open to the community at large.

This Is How We Transform The Economy: SEIZE Speaker Series

Cheyenna Weber SEIZE SPEAKER SERIES

Speaker 1

TUE February 23
5h30 -6h30 PM: Nobody’s Free Until Everybody’s Free //
by Cheyenna Weber
6h30 – 7h30 PM: Open networking!

George Lakey - SEIZE SPEAKER SERIES

Speaker 2

TUE March 2: SPEAKER 2
5h30 -6h30 PM:
Cooperation as part of a response to rising fascism and right populism // by George Lakey
6h30 – 7h30 PM:
Open networking!

Speaker 3

TUE March 9: SPEAKER 3
5h30 -6h30 PM: The Big We: How mouvement building catalyzes Solidarity Economy Organizing
6h30 – 7h30 PM: Open networking!

Speaker 4

TUE March 16: SPEAKER 4
5h30 -6h30 PM: COMING SOON!!
6h30 – 7h30 PM: Open networking!

SEIZE WORKSHOP: A TASE OF TRANSFORMATION

SEIZE Final Workshop

TUE March 23: FINAL SEIZE WORKSHOP
5h30 -7h00 PM:
A Taste of Transformation
Recipe for Food System Change at Concordia


7h00 – 7h30 PM : Open networking and Closing Celebration!


Questions? Contact us!