A Night of Beautiful Business in Web3
This is not your typical crypto bro talk. It’s an invitation to explore current ideas, principles, and business models for building a more inclusive, equitable, sustainable—in one word, more beautiful—paradigm for the internet.
Full line-up and registration will be announced soon.
NYC House Holiday Dinner
Residents Shana Dressler and Neil Redding are inviting you to an end-of-year gathering on the rooftop of Quay Tower.
Please BYOB as well as something delicious to share, this is an opportunity to show off your favorite homemade holiday dish! Dishware and utensils, everything else will be provided—and we’ll rely on you all to help make it beautiful.
Take part in the virtual and in-person experience of our main gathering which will take place from Friday, June 2 to Monday, June 5, 2023 in Sintra, online, and underground.
Berlin House Potluck Dinner
Let’s come together for an end-of-year celebration where everyone puts something (edible!) on the table for all to share. You are invited—and we look forward to it!
Beautiful Business in Web3 Town Hall
From tokenization to post-platform economies, from the sneakerverse to self-sovereign identities, from DAOs to NFTs that decolonize knowledge... the 20 weeks of Beautiful Business in Web3 are coming to an end.
What are our key lessons learned? And what about the future of Web3 and Beautiful Business?
Come join us one last time to discuss and celebrate with some of our amazing contributors of this program!
The Persuaders: Changing Other People’s Minds In Order to Change Things
From a leader of Black Lives Matter, a trailblazer in the feminist resistance to trumpism, Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, an ex-cult member turned QAnon deprogrammer, and more, take an inside(r) view into the movements and battles of those seeking to champion persuasion in an age of polarization, in conversation with Anand Giridharadas, author of the international bestseller Winners Take All who’s returning to the House with his latest book, The Persuaders.
How to Become a Beautiful Business Thought Leader
Dreaming of giving a TED Talk? Hosting your own podcast? Or finally writing that book? What is your vision, your purpose? What is your story, and how can you tell it in a way that is personal and universal at once?
To make the concept of beautiful business more accessible to more people worldwide, it needs persuasive messengers. To influence more of the people in power, it needs inspirational thought leaders.
Becoming Uncertainty: Navigating Today’s Leadership
In times of unrest, reshuffling, and (re)alignment, on an individual, collective, and even cosmic level, we look for navigation, reasoning, and a new moral compass. Instead of staying in existing patterns for the sake of comfort and safety, how can we step into—and become—the unknown, balancing the edge and the precarious, tapping into our intuition, improvisation, somatic intelligence, and “doing beauty” to progress forward?
The Future of Work Is ____ ?
Forever remote, quiet quitting, and monitoring employees: where’s our future of work headed—and how do we seize this moment to fundamentally rethink the practices and principles of knowledge work, in particular? Let’s discuss in community, learn from each other, and hear from Laurie Goodman, senior workplace strategist at IA Interior Architects, Sheela Subramanian, vice president, Slack and co-founder of the Future Forum, and Dr. Lauren Tucker, founder and CEO of inclusion management consultancy Do What Matters.
Resident Circle: Owned by Employees—from Now Until Forever
In April 2022, Matt “Mills” and John “Sinx” Sinclair, founders of product design studio ustwo, reduced their equity and transferred the majority ownership of the business to all current and future employees. Unlocking entrepreneurial potential, and preserving the company’s independence and culture, 62 percent of ustwo is now owned as part of an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT). Join a conversation with Mills and Sinx to learn more about the “why” of this transition.