Road Shows - December 2020 - TBD
The Road Show is a joint program with Marketplace Risk that hosts meetups with startup communities across the country to understand the issues facing marketplaces. The upcoming Road Shows features industry leaders working on California's AB5 because 'as California goes, so goes the nation.' As AB5 is set to go into effect, and Illinois, New York, Oregon, and Washington consider similar bills, it is time for marketplaces to unite. Join us to learn how you can join a broad coalition working together to come up with a solution that will benefit workers, businesses and consumers.
5/20/20: Annual Meeting (Members only)
The Marketplace Industry Association meets twice a year, in person, to establish the initiatives for the organization and its membership. The annual meeting will be held in San Francisco, CA, following the 2020 Marketplace Risk Management Conference.
5/18/20 - 5/19/20: Marketplace Risk Management Conference (Open to all)
The Marketplace Risk Management Conference is the most comprehensive source of information, education, and networking for the sharing, gig, on-demand, peer-to-peer and collaborative economy. Registration for the Marketplace Risk Management Conference is complimentary for Marketplace Industry Association members. The 2020 Marketplace Risk Management Conference will take place at Bespoke Events in San Francisco, California.
2/5/20 - 2/6/20: Sharing Economy Global Summit (Open to all)
The Marketplace Industry Association is a member of the Sharing Economy Global Summit, which is the world's largest convening of national sharing economy trade groups and associations, including Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America. The Middle East and North America. The 2020 Sharing Economy Global Summit will take place at Lloyd's of London in London, England.
11/20/19: Government Affairs and AB5 (Access recording here)
Join CA Senator Dean Florez (ret.), Nathan Garnett, General Counsel, OfferUp, and Bryan Jamele, Sr Director of Government Affairs, Care.com to learn how your organization can engage in the efforts around improving AB5 through government affairs and lobbying activities. This webinar covers:
•Basics of government affairs;
•Business considerations and market strategies;
•How to engage and influence legislators and government agencies / officials; and
•The strategy for improving AB5 for the benefit of marketplaces, workers and consumers in the upcoming legislative session.
10/29/19: Biannual Meeting (Members only)
The Marketplace Industry Association meets twice a year, in person, to establish the initiatives for the organization and its membership. The October biannual meeting will be held in Chicago, Illinois. At this meeting, members will be organizing around AB5 and the Marketplace Industry Association's strategy.
10/28/19: TMC Membership Dinner (Members only)
Join members of the Marketplace Industry Association from around the country for a dinner ahead of the biannual meeting.
10/7/19: AB5 Webinar (Members only)
Seyfarth Shaw will provide the legal background and give an update on AB5, including current legislation, litigation, and alternatives. California Senator Dean Lopez (Ret.) of Balance Public Relations will walk members through the legislative calendar and a possible strategy forward.