Archive for the ‘Networks’ Category

Openness is resilience

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011What does it mean to design and create open source tools for civilisation?Marcin Jakubowski tells us how. In many ways this story is very much part of the story of No Straight Lines that I have been researching, evolving and ...

TEDx Sheffield: No Straight Lines

Tuesday, October 18th, 2011Thank you TEDx Sheffield for inviting me to kick off your event recently.No Straight Lines, argues that we have reached the nadir of the adaptive range of our industrialised world. Now faced with an unsustainable trilemma of social, organisational and ...

Grow VC Launches Community Partner Program – 70 Campuses in the US

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011At GrowVC  for whom I work as Head of Vision we have been working on some very interesting and I would say ground breaking projects and initiatives. And wanted to share some interesting developments.Today ‘Virtual Silicon Valley’ platform creator Grow ...

What should learning look like in the 21st Century?

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011From institutions to networks

Mobile culture and commerce for cultural institutions

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011Today I spoke at a conference on how mobile communications can be transformative for cultural institutions - my keynote was called Assets and Access in the Cultural Sector. The overview of the event organised by Camerjam, CultureLabel.com and Spark are ...

What is local TV?

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011Community purists fear just another national channel while others are sceptical of plan's commercial viability, is the byline of an article about the desire of Jeremy Hunt and others to create local TV in the UK.I don't think you need ...

Did the church see Gutenberg coming?

Thursday, February 17th, 2011Social Media or Social Business?Did the Church see Gutenberg coming? I asked this question recently at an event on innovation and disruption. Those of you that are fans of Blackadder, let me use the comedic twinning of Rowan Atkinson as ...

Cumbria’s DIY broadband community

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011MP for Penrith and The Border Rory Stewart, tells an important story of [1] what the 'Big Society' really means, [2] why in many way what we face is a design problem [3] that community is still situated and can ...

The Next Generation of Business Engagement aka Dave Evans [3]

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010Dave Evans is the author of Social Media Marketing; an hour of day, and has recently written and published Social Media Marketing; the next generation of business engagement, ("The Next Generation of Business Engagement" shows you how to apply collaborative, ...

The Next Generation of Business Engagement aka Dave Evans [2]

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010This is the second installment of my conversation with Dave Evans about his new book Social Media Marketing: the next generation of business engagement (“The Next Generation of Business Engagement” shows you how to apply collaborative, social technology to business, ...

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