rebuild21.org: Rebuild21 is an annual conference for Leaders, Innovators & Entrepreneurs. It's time to get inspired, build alliances and last but not least get the tools to drive change! We believe the 21st Century belongs to leaders, businesses and organizations that successfully unite purpose, passion and profit. When visionary people and companies from different sectors come together giant leaps in innovation are possible. May 22 and 23 we put The New Nordic Way on top of the agenda in the Danish Design Centre. Global companies such as Nike, Whole Foods and TerraCycle are ready for this year's conference- flanked by Nordic Innovator’s, Grundfos and Copenhagen Cleantech Cluster. Read more about this year's speakers or register now at rebuild21.org
Jake Nickell, co-founder of Threadless gave this keynote at Rebuild21 May 31, 2012.
Jake Nickell share insights on: Entrepreneurship, Community-based Design and Culture & Innovation
Jake Nickell is the co-founder of Threadless, a phenomenally successful T-shirt design community, created back in 2000. The company pioneered the online business model of crowd-sourced design, in which people submit designs that are voted on by the site's users and printed. The community now involves millions of people and over a hundred thousand artists have submitted designs.
Claus Meyer, Owner of The Meyers Group joined Rebuild21 to share his dream about revitalizing the Nordic food culture by fostering local agriculture, encouraging environmentally friendly production, and turning consumers into co-producers.