Lauren Anderson is the Community Director at Collaborativeconsumption.com, having played an instrumental role in building the global movement, named by TIME as one of the ‘10 Ideas That Will Change the World.’

Lauren has researched the latest examples of the growing worldwide trend for the book What’s Mine is Yours, including in the UK and Brazil, and has built a global network of ambassadors for the movement. She is a leading source of strategic knowledge for global entrepreneurs, journalists and venture capitalist who want the latest market insights and best practices to stay ahead of the curve on new goods and services in the market.

Curator of the bi-weekly ‘Collaborative Entrepreneurs’ column, Lauren has the inside track on hot ventures from Airbnb to Task Rabitt. She writes extensively for publications in Australia and Europe.

Lauren has delivered keynotes all over the world, and for organisations such as SXSW Interactive, CPA Australia, Fast Company and the Brightest Young Minds Summit. Her presentations focus on how the latest collaborative technologies will influence the way we live, create and consume.