Category: GCUC News

GCUC Canada + IndieCon Toronto

  When we get together for GCUC, we tend to be people who are involved in the industry or movement of coworking. We tend to be space owners, service providers, researchers, or otherwise passionate leaders. What’s missing from these conferences are the many reasons we care so much about this coworking thing – the people who comprise these coworking communities, filling them with the culture and meaning that makes them special. This year at GCUC Canada, we’ll be bringing these two world together. We’ll be doing this by partnering with IndieCon, an unconference event in which independent workers share best practices, discuss common challenges, and form valuable bonds. IndieCon will be taking place… Read More

Welcome to Toronto!

  So, it’s your first time in Toronto and all you know is that we are Canada’s largest city, we had a crack-smoking mayor, and we are home to A LOT of amazing coworking spaces. Well, this is all true, but there is so much more to discover here. We know you’re busy and we know you’ve got lots of questions. Don’t worry, we got you covered! You can find all the basic info on our FAQ page, but here are all the ‘juicy’ details. The conference venue is located near St. Clair and Bathurst (601 Christie Street) in Toronto’s midtown. Rather than staying near the conference venue, we recommend you stay… Read More

Creative Blueprint brings GCUC to Canada

  When I first launched Creative Blueprint in 2006, my mission was simply to inspire and empower. We began by listening carefully to the needs of local artists and entrepreneurs, and in response we created our first collaborative workspace. As the community became more established, we grew along with them, launching additional locations along with a contemporary art gallery and event space. Partnering with Foundery in 2011 allowed us to expand our vision and to provide coworking space, professional services and support for a wider range of independent workers in Toronto and now Seattle. Our network may have grown many times over the years, but the mission remains the same. We are always… Read More