In addition to the many events Local Futures organizes – from international conferences, workshops and seminars to World Localization Day – Director Helena Norberg-Hodge and other staff frequently speak at events hosted by like-minded organizations all over the world. You can find a list of all our upcoming events below. We look forward to seeing you there!
Following the release of our short film ‘LOCAL : A Story of Hope’, YES& is hosting a Q&A session with Helena Norberg-Hodge and Ella Noah Bancroft. This will be your opportunity to ask Helena and Ella about their work and hear their perspectives on a shift towards local.
December 15, 2021
Hosted by YES&
Join us for this second online episode of Voices from the Field featuring Chris Wood, of Vermont-based Building A Local Economy (BALE), in conversation with Steve Gorelick, Local Futures’ managing director. Chris created BALE, a thriving community space open to all and used most evenings of the year. Find out how you could create a similar space in your community.
January 13, 2022
Hosted by Local Futures
Economics of Happiness Conferences
Our biggest ongoing event series is the Economics of Happiness Conference series. To date, we’ve held 25 conferences in 8 different countries. Watch our introduction video here:
Due to Covid-19 our live conference series has been put on hold. In its place we’ve hosted our second World Localization Day event on June 20, 2021.
Watch our webinars with Helena Norberg-Hodge and leading thinkers and activists — Charles Eisenstein, Bill McKibben, Rupert Reed, and many more.