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Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
NYC - ILR Conference Center
570 Lexington Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10022
The Present and Future of the Freelance Economy
Join us for a special evening with Stephane Kasriel, CEO of Upwork and Sara Horowitz '84, Founder and Executive Director of Freelancers Union, to reveal their annual findings from their joint research study. Upwork is the world’s largest freelancer platform and the Freelancers Union is the world’s largest gig worker organization. Their annual report creates the best picture on the state of freelancing in the U.S., based on their own unique data. Sara and Stephane will discuss the findings and the implications of the report for the future of work.
6:00 pm wine and cheese reception
7:00 pm-9:00 pm discussion
Cornell ILR Conference Center
16 East 34th St, 6th Floor
New York, NY