Innovative work spaces: connecting, creating and collaborating @ the HUB –  Bettina Vollmerhausen (SMAKK)  & Jesse Cressman-Dickson (the HUB)

Thursday March 20thth – noon- 12:45 pm – Multimedia Room – Discovery Centre – MacOdrum Library

HUB Ottawa is a coworking community optimized for people, projects & organizations bettering the world. Come learn about co-working as an alternative or supplement to the home and corporate office where you can connect, collaborate and gain new skills to do good better. Bettina Vollmerhausen, a HUB Member, Entrepreneur and Founder of will tell her HUB story and Jesse Cressman-Dickinson, Community Catalyst at HUB Ottawa will be there to answer any questions.

Bettina Vollmerhausen, co-founder of SMAKK

SMAKK is the website that makes gift card giving to local businesses easy and convenient. SMAKK’s vision is that gift giving, from near and far, is personal, meaningful, socially responsible and helps local communities flourish, one SMAKK at a time. Make your next gift a special one via


Jesse Cressman-Dickinson

Jesse is the Community Catalyst at HUB Ottawa and a Co-Founder of JustChange Ottawa. She is driven by bringing people together to do great things! She is passionate about community and partnership development.