View our latest lectures. Lectures are published annually.

03.07 2020

2020 – Andrew Bibby – Early productive co-operatives: worker democracy then and now


Andrew Bibby delivered our second lecture of 2020, on the topic of: reassessing the early productive co-operatives: worker democracy then and now. This lecture took place online on 3 July… Find out more.

29.06 2020

2020 – Sonja Novkovic – Humanism, Participation and Co-operative Governance


On June 29th 2020 we were joined online by Sonja Novkovic to discuss "Humanism, Participation and Co-operative Governance". The lecture was hosted by Richard Hall, who is Program Director for… Find out more.

24.06 2019

2019 – Ed Mayo


Ed Mayo delivered the 2018 lecture on the topic of 'Acts of co-operation' Find out more.

08.07 2018

2018 – Dr Cilla Ross

2010 - 2019 2018

Dr Cilla Ross delivers the UK Society for Co-operative Studies 2018 Annual Lecture: Rethinking co-operative education in new times. Find out more.

23.06 2017

2017 – Professor Stephen Yeo


Professor Stephen Yeo presented on George Jacob Holyoake 'A useable figure from history'. Find out more.

01.07 2016

2016 – Dame Pauline Green


Dame Pauline Green delivered the 2016 lecture, titled "Co-operatives and the State" Find out more.

24.06 2015

2015 – Mervyn Wilson


Mervyn Wilson delivered the 2015 lecture "Co-operative Education Past, Present and Future" Find out more.

01.07 2014

2014 – Dialogue with Stella Creasy MP and Professor Yeo


2014 took the format of a dialogue between Stella Creasy MP and Professor Stephen Yeo, held in the House of Commons. Find out more.

03.07 2013

2013 – Ian Snaith


Ian Snaith delivered the 2013 lecture: "Local, Loved and Trusted.....with Legal Support". You can view the slides from the lecture, and read more about it from Ian's website. Find out more.

29.06 2012

2012 – Dr Rachael Vorberg-Rugh


Dr Rachael Vorberg-Rugh delivered the 2012 lecture. The title of this lecture was:“The Unit of the Co-operative Movement is a Woman – Putting Women at the Heart of British Co-operative… Find out more.