OuiShare : A creative community for thecollaborative economy
The collaborative economy Peer-to-peer marketplaces, ridesharing, coworking, crowdfunding, p2p lending, peer production, open hardware, do it yourself, … The collaborative economy is a new paradigm in which internet-enabled collaboration transforms the way we produce and distribute goods and knowledge, as well as services, through new value creation mechanisms based on peer-to-peer transactions and communities.
OuiShare OuiShare is a global community of entrepreneurs, journalists, scholars, designers, activists and citizens working to accelerate the shift towards a more collaborative economy. OuiShare functions as both a Think Tank (analysis and foresight) and a Do Tank (projects, network and raising awareness).
Online: OuiShare.net OuiShare.net is the online magazine of the collaborative economy (launched in July 2012) • 2 languages : English & French (more to come) • 60+ articles • 20+ contributors • 10,000+ unique vistors / month • 100,000 page views since the launch
Online: collaboration through FB groups Collaboration online mostly happens through FB groups • 18+ vertical and geographical groups • 400+ members • 5 languages
Offline : Building the community through offline gatherings MPRL “Meet People in Real Life” • OuiShare Drinks Informal gatherings at coworking spaces, Fab Labs, startup HQs • OuiShare Talks Open Conferences with collaborative economy ninjas
OuiShare in a few figures 400+ members 15 nationalities (from Europe, North and South America) 30 Connectors (active members) in Europe 15 OuiShare Drinks, events to gather the local communities 10 OuiShare Talks Brian Chesky, AirBnB Cameron Tonkinwise, Carnegie Mellon University Lisa Gansky, The Mesh Michel Bauwens, Foundation for P2P Alternatives Robin Chase, Zipcar, Buzzcar Lauren Anderson, CollaborativeConsumption.com Joe Justice, Wikispeed www.ouishare.net
OuiShare Drinks – Madrid – October 8th http://goo.gl/Hmkp8
OuiShare Drinks – Barcelona – October 4th http://goo.gl/jnBAA
ESADE Alumini Marketing Club – Barcelona – October 2nd http://goo.gl/lNFvC
OuiShare Workshop – Barcelona – Wikispeed – Oct 1st
OuiShare Talk – Round table at Socia Media Week - BCN http://goo.gl/fF29O