Via Orsan Senalp:
The international seminar ‘Networked Labour: Rethinking labour in an age of networks’. We are
now please to confirm that the seminar will be held in Amsterdam between 7-9 May 2013.
Our work will be focusing on the changing worlds of labour and
production, and emerging new movements, political actors and their politics. We will mainly be discussing these topics in relation to the accelerating developments in the ICTs. Our hope is to create…
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Next month I will be in Minneapolis to speak about the relationships between p2p/Open(standards, software, education, manufacturing...) and Catholic Social Doctrine at this symposium. I will present a paper titled "Catholic Social Thought and the Openness Revolution: natural travel companions".
I will have some time both before and after the event, so it would be great to meet other people interested in…Continue
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via Tero Toivanen a href="mailto:email@example.com" target="_blank">firstname.lastname@example.org>
CFP: The Political Economy of the Commons (Seminar at the University of Helsinki 25th May 2013)
In the past two decades the commons has become a widely debated concept within various academic disciplines, such as environmental studies, social sciences, law and…
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Natasha Akib of StartSomeGood writes:
"I thought you might be interested in a short ebook we've just published which showcases ten of the social entrepreneurs who raised funds through crowdfunding on our site last year, and their goals and predictions for this year.
The entrepreneurs interviewed for Let’s Start Some Good:…Continue
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-- Gabriel Weber:
We are writing to you on behalf of Ecologia Politica, a semi-annual journal in Spanish addressing environmental questions and their link to society. The journal is more than 20 years old and distributed mainly in Spain and Latin America. Its target is academics and environmental/social organisations. You can find more information underwww.ecologiapolitica.info, where you can…Continue
Projecjt website via http://ecg-documentary.com
Gonzalo Miranda Carrera:
"AttacTV Team and Production Film Cooperative La Antena works since late 2011 in the production of a documentary  on the Economy for the Common Good …Continue
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Property and Commons
The new issues of shared access and innovation
Paris, 25-26 April 2013
This seminar will present for discussion the results of three years of surveys and research carried out in the framework of the PROPICE…Continue
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Christian Nold (University College London); Royal Geographical Society with IBG, 28th-30th August 2013, London.
Addressing the conference theme of ‘new geographical frontiers’, this is one of three RGS-IBG sessions, dedicated to participatory…
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SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGIES AND TRANSDISCIPLINARY FUTURES:
FROM COLLABORATIVE DESIGN TO DIGITAL FABRICATIONContinue
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Unconference for Social Good Chiang Mai
Connecting Travelers, IT experts and Business Professionals with Non-Profit Organizations in S.E. Asia.
Join like minded professionals in a day of idea sharing, networking and collaboration to seek more effective ways of helping the most disadvantaged in the world.
Business has undergone a major…
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Spatial, morphological, formal, & socio-economic dimensions
Skiathos, Greece, 18-21 June 2013
special session on
Collective ventures, solidarity economy and the urban space
Call for Papers
Concepts and practices related to social and solidarity economy, complementary currencies, time banks, consumers’ cooperatives, cooperatives of production and distribution, social management of water, social management of…Continue
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MORE INFOS : Http://www.wj-s.org
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION/ NEW PUBLICATION MCD#69 " NET ART - WJ-SPOTS#2" Les artistes s'emparent du réseau Artists take over the network
The artists, critics, researchers and curators invited to contribute to this publication are giving us the keys, references and insights to comprehend the various art forms that coexist on the net, in its interstices and its peripheries. From an artistic point of…Continue
via Hervé Le Crosnier
C'est avec le plus grand plaisir que je vous annonce la
sortie du livre :
Aux sources de l'utopie numérique :
De la contre-culture à la cyberculture,
Stewart Brand, un homme d'influence
par Fred Turner
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via Silke Helfrich:
Event in the American Academy in Berlin:
Creative Commons is turning 10 this year in December. We would like to invite you to an evening lecture on December 4, 7:30 pm, where the author, activist, and co-founder of the Commons Strategies Group, Academy fellow David Bollier, will discuss "The Commons as a New/Old Paradigm of Governance, Policy and Political Action" at the…Continue
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Via Janice Figueiredo:
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via Isidro Laso Ballesteros
With a budget of around €80 billion, the EU’s new programme for research and innovation, Horizon 2020 (2014- 2020), is part of the drive to create new growth and jobs in Europe. It will place a particular focus on innovation, relying on a number…Continue
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After request by Glyn Moody, I'm putting this communication here on Ning as well.
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This is the initial announcement of the project by Clovis Lima of IBICT.
More will follow. Please note this will evolve into a distributed project that will allow remote participation by grassroots groups as well.
Please send Portuguese-language info requests to:
"clovis lima" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "Vinicius Braz Rocha" <email@example.com>,
Invitation below in Portuguese:
Added by Michel Bauwens on November 16, 2012 at 13:14 — No Comments
Below, is the general release for Global Concept Exchange:
I would like to extend an invitation to join us online via Adobe Connect for the Global Concept Exchange on Friday, November 16th from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST / 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM GMT. The event showcases London new media collective Furtherfield with founders Marc Garrett and Ruth Catlow for a live discussion of community–based cultural production.
Joining the online panel will be new media artists from the US,…
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