Coworking Conference Calendar 2017

As coworking grows at a remarkable rate, so too does the number of people interested in connecting with other coworking space operators, enthusiasts, and visionaries. One fantastic way to tap into all that coworking brainpower is to attend in-person events. Around the world, organizers are throwing a variety of coworking events designed to help people succeed in the field and connect with other leaders. Deskmag recently rounded up the major coworking events of 2017.

Coworking Now
Poland’s first conference on coworking
When? March 16 & 17, 2017
Where? Gdańsk, Poland
Where exactly? O4 Coworking (Olivia Business Centre)
How much? Zł190
Language? English, Polish
Established: in 2017
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Social Workplaces
A series of boutique conferences covering topis on flexibe workspaces
Where? The next one will take place in Amsterdam on March 23rd, followed by events in Paris (April 17) and London (June 2017)
How much? €249 (early bird),€295 (full price) – for the event in Amsterdam
Language? English, official language of the location
Established: in 2015
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Cowork 2017
Germany’s official coworking meet-up
When? March 31 – April 2, 2017
Where? Leipzig, Germany
Where exactly? Day 1&3 at Social Impact Lab Leipzig, Day 2 at Basislager Coworking
How much? €75 (early bird),€99 (full price)
Language? German, English
Established: in 2014 (replaced the Coworking Barcamp Germany which started in 2011)
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GCUC USA
America’s #1 coworking conference

Claim: “A worldwide explosion of coworking awesomeness”
When? May 5-7, 2017
Where? New York City, USA
Where exactly? Convene at 117 West 46th Street
How much? Early bird tickets: US$300 (2 days), US$400 (3 days, incl. GCUC Camp)
No. of attendees last year: around 300
Language? English
Established: in 2012 (replaced its barcamp predecessor which was held in 2011)
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Coworking Spain Conference
Claim: “La Industria Del Coworking”
When? May 11-12, 2017
Where? Sevilla, Spain
Where exactly? Edificio Crea, C/ JOSÉ GALÁN MERINO S/N
How much? Early bird: €150 (until Feb 26), regular price: €180 (until April 30), €220 after May 1
Language? Spanish
Established: in 2011
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OuiShareFest Paris
Claim: “Exploring the Edges”
When? July 5-7, 2017
Where? Paris, France
Where exactly? Les Magasins généraux
How much? Early bird: €250 (or €50, application required)
Language? English
Established: in 2013
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More upcoming events with dates and more infos to be announced soon:

Coworking Africa
Africa’s international coworking gathering
When? April or May 2017
Where? t.b.a.
How much? t.b.a.
Language? English
Established: in 2015
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GCUC Australia
When? June 2017
Where? Melbourne, Australia
How much? t.b.a.
Language? English
Established: in 2015
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People at Work Summit
When? t.b.a.
Where? Online – worldwide
How much? t.b.a.
Language? English
Established: in 2017
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GWA Coworking Conference 2017
The longest running conference on flexible workspaces
When? September 11-13, 2017
Where? Miami (Beach), USA
Where exactly? 1 Hotels South Beach, 2341 Collins Avenue
How much? t.b.a.
Language? English
Established: by the Global Workspace Association (GWA) which will host this event for the 31st time.
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GCUC Canada
When? October 2017
Where? Vancouver, Canada
How much? t.b.a.
Language? English
Established: in 2015
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CU India
When? November 15-18, 2017
Where? Goa, India
How much? t.b.a.
Language? English
Established: in 2017
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Coworking Europe 2017
The original of its kind and one of the largest gatherings of the global coworking movement

When? November 2017
Where? t.b.a.
How much?
Language? English
Established: in 2010
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CowoShare #5
When? Fall 2017
Where? Usually in Milan, Italy
How much? t.b.a.
Language? Italian
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GCUC China
When? December 2017
Where? t.b.a., China
How much? t.b.a.
Language? Chinese
Established: in 2015
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Past events:

Coworking in Hungary
When? January 25-26, 2017
Where? Budapest, Hungary
Where exactly? Loffice, 55 Paulay Ede St, 1061 Budapest
How much? Free, but registration is required
Language? Hungarian, English
Established: in 2017
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CU ASIA 2017
Asia’s largest conference on coworking 
Claim: “Exploring the intersection of work”
When? February 8-12, 2017
Where? Chiang Mai, Thailand
Where exactly? Brick Space (Thailand Conference), Punspace (Academy), Khum Khum Kham Center (Conference)
How much? U$225 (2 days, pure conference), most of other days are already sold out
No. of attendees last year: 230
Language? English
Established: in 2015
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