Our production department is focused on
producing economic development events and developing social businesses.
We produced 415TECH and the Green Labor
Capital Conference, focused on economic development and job creation.
415TECH is a business network for upwardly mobile people
who are passionate about new technologies and expanding horizons.
We organize Meetups and presentations by CEOs, CTOs, thought
leaders and authors for our amazing network of very interesting
The Green Labor Capital Conference is a high-level
two-day conference focused on using the power of labor's capital,
capital strategies and impact investing to create green jobs,
union coops and a better world.
Better World Productions is a vehicle to
develop and operate social businesses, also known as mission
focused businesses. They have a specific structure based on the
seven principles of social business developed by Professor Muhammad Yunus.
Better World Productions unites social
business and design science to build a better world.
A social business operates as a regular
business but is focused on social goals. It uses standard business
procedures, pays taxes, compensates employees, invests in growth
and operates in a competitive marketplace. However profits are
not issued to individuals, owners or investors. They are applied
to achieving the social mission of the business. Capital can
be used for start-up or expansion, but it is used and returned
to capital providers without profit. Capitals return on
investment is also achieving the social mission of the business.
Newmans Own food company and Give Something Back business products
company in Oakland are two well known and successful examples
of social businesses.
is a problem solving approach which entails a rigorous, systematic
study of the deliberate ordering of the components in our universe.
The function of design science is to solve problems by introducing
into the environment new artifacts which will produce spontaneous
use and simultaneously prevent problem-producing behaviors. Buckminster
Fuller was its most famous advocate. He believed that
this approach needs to be comprehensive in order to gain a global
perspective when pursuing solutions to problems humanity is facing.