Program

Monday, October 21, 2013

9:00 - 9:30am Breakfast
9:30 - 9:45am Welcome
9:45 - 10:45am Reflections on Mondragon
10:45 - 11:15am Framing the opportunity
11:15 - 11:25am Break
11:25am - 12:25pm Theory U and the economy
12:25 - 1:25pm Lunch
1:25 - 3:20pm Putting democracy back in the economy
1:25 - 2:05pm Presentation
2:05 - 2:35pm Small group discussions
2:35 - 3:20pm Report back / big group discussion
3:20 - 3:30pm Break
3:30 - 4:30pm Introduction to prototyping
4:30 - 5:00pm Cushion time
6:00pm           Dinner @ The Blue Room in Kendall Square, Cambridge

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

9:00 - 9:30am  Breakfast
9:30 - 10:00am Review of day one and the day’s agenda
10:00am - 12:30pm Prototyping exercise
10:00 - 10:15am Goals for prototyping exercise
10:15 - 11:15am Work in small groups on prototypes
11:15 - 11:30am Break
11:30am - 12:30pm Present prototypes to the big group
12:30 - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30 - 2:30pm Present plan for 2014
2:30 - 3:30pm Discuss, modify and agree on plan for 2014
3:30 - 4:30pm Discuss next steps
4:30 - 5:00pm Cushion time

July 2013 Mondragon Trip Program

15th of July (Monday) 2013

09:30 h Reception at the MONDRAGON Cooperative Group - Building LK3, Paseo Arizmendiarrieta 5, Arrasate-Mondragón.
09:35 h MONDRAGON Corporate slide presentation.
09:50 h Situating Mondragón in the Basque Country. Presentation covering the History and Current Situation of the Mondragón Co-operative Experience.
Coffee / Tea.
12:00 h Visit to the MONDRAGON´s first industrial co-operative: FAGOR ELECTRODOMÉSTICOS
Transfer to OTALORA, the Co-operative and Management Training Centre.
13:30 h Lunch at Otalora.
15:00 h How our co-operatives operate internally and how they are organised.
17:30 h End of the first day.
Dinner at Mondragón

16th of July (Tuesday) 2013

09:30 h The internationalization strategy of MONDRAGON.
Coffee / Tea.
11:30 h Visit to SAIOLAN - Company Incubation Centre (Company promotion).
13:30 h Lunch at Otalora.
15:00 h MKCF  Meeting.
17:00 h End of the second day.
Visit and dinner in Bilbao.

17th of July (Wednesday) 2013

09:30 h Visit to ALECOP, a student´s industrial cooperative.
Coffee / Tea.
11:15 h The MONDRAGON Corporate Management Model.
13:30 h Lunch at Otalora.
15:00 h MKCF Meeting.
17:00 h End of the third day.
Visit and dinner in Getaria, a fishing village

18th of July (Thursday) 2013

09:30 h The role of CAJA LABORAL (our credit union) and GAZTEMPRESA (Foundation of Caja Laboral to create new enterprises).
Coffee / Tea.
11:30 h Visit to the Mondragon Polytechnic School. The education centre where our co-operative movement started (Today the Engineering Faculty of MONDRAGON UNIVERSITY).
13:30 h Michael Peck (MONDRAGON´s Delegate in USA). Lunch at Otalora.
15:00 h MKCF meeting.
17:00 h End of the seminar.
Visit to Donostia-San Sebastian and dinner in a typical Basque cidery.

19th of July (Friday) 2013

09:30 h Introduction process for new members and training for Governing Council Members at Otalora.
Coffee / Tea.
11:15 h MEL KING on Meeting.
Questions, assessment and conclusions of the seminar and the possibility of transferring the Experience elsewhere.
13:30 h Lunch at Otalora.
14:30 h Visit to Arizmendiarrieta´s Museum at OTALORA Centre. Visit to Otalora Palace.
15:00 h End of the seminar.
Dinner in Mondragón.