Jono Bacon talks about his latest book People Powered

CMX Book Club
Tue, Sep 7, 2021, 5:30 PM (BST)

We will be joining CMX Connect Istanbul to welcome community superstar Jono Bacon to talk about his most recent book ‘People Powered: How communities can supercharge your business, brand, and teams’ and answer your questions. Come along to learn how to supercharge your organization with ‘People Power’ from Jono himself, and be in with a chance of winning a copy of his book!

About this event

For the latest CMX Book collaboration we are joining CMX Connect Istanbul to bring you a very exciting interview with community superstar Jono Bacon!

We will explore what went into the research, and what led Jono to write his latest book ‘People Powered: How communities can supercharge your business, brand, and teams’. We will quiz him on his music tastes, why the methods he outlines in the book work so well, and give attendees a chance to ask him questions too.

What’s more, there are copies of Jono’s book up for grabs at a raffle at the end of the session, so be sure to register and participate for a chance to win one!

Jono Bacon is a leading community and collaboration speaker, author, and podcaster. He is the founder of Jono Bacon Consulting which provides community strategy/execution, workflow, and other services. He previously served as director of community at GitHub, Canonical, XPRIZE, and OpenAdvantage. His clients include Huawei, GitLab, Microsoft, Intel, Google, Sony Mobile, Deutsche Bank, Santander, HackerOne, Mattermost, SAP, FINOS Foundation, The Executive Center,, Creative Commons, and others.

He is the author of ‘People Powered: How communities can supercharge your business, brand, and teams’ and The Art of Community, a columnist for Forbes and, founder of the Community Leadership Summit, founder of Conversations With Bacon, and co-founder of Bad Voltage. He is an advisor to AlienVault, Moltin,, Mycroft, Open Networking Foundation, and Open Cloud Consortium.




  • Ilker Akansel

    Ilker Akansel


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  • Esra Kadah

    Esra Kadah

    Vital Health

    Software Engineer

  • Özge Aydın

    Özge Aydın


    Community Manager

Connect Host

  • Jamie Johnston

    Jamie Johnston


    Community Program Manager & CMX Connect Book Club

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