Large Systems Complex Change Webinar: Possible Futures for Education in Brazil

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Topic: Possible Futures for Education in Brazil. Date: Friday, September 11. Time: 7am PT/ 10am ET/ 3pm UK/ 4pm CET. Place: https://zoom.us/j/827415859 j/827415859 ; or +1 408 638 0968 (US Toll) or +1 646 558 8656 (US Toll) Meeting ID: 827 … Net Dev

Brazil eGov: Public Works and Internet Voting

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Brazil ( Portugese ) ( English ) has something a little similar to Future of Melbourne project: Elected officials set aside $11 million taxpayer dollars to build the most popular proposals in each of the city’s nine wards. Technorati Tags: Ari Herzog , Brazil , egov , metagovernment , portugese , public works , sustainable cities collective. I’m always interested in metaGovernment.

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Freire, MOOCs and Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Jenny Connected

I was living in Brazil in the 70s. Freire’s concerns are with the education of the poor in Brazil. He argues that the political, social and economic climate of Brazil in 1970 kept the poor disadvantaged and uneducated through oppression.

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Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Brazil Critical Brazilian blogger shot to death. Or Iran, or Mexico or Brazil or Vietnam or Mauritania or Dhaka or … right? Shares Extract: George Brandis today said that “Bloggers are not Journalists” meaning they don’t need the same protection.

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2013 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners

Portals and KM

The 2013 MAKE research program consists of the Global, Americas, Asian and European studies, as well as national studies for Brazil, China, India and Indonesia. Here is more tech for this first week of the year. Teleos,

Why create your own space, domain, host? 

Jenny Connected

I do have experience of creating a website, which I did a few years ago to accompany a 6 month stay on the island of Florianopolis in southern Brazil. The pre-course orientation week for a new open course – Connected Courses.

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2013 Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Study

Portals and KM

The 2013 MAKE research program consists of the Global, Americas, Asian and European studies, as well as national studies for Brazil, China, India and Indonesia. The 16th annual Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) studies will begin on April 15, 2013.

Why Your Innovation Contest Won’t Work - Tim Kastelle - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Community

HBR Brazil. HBR Global Editions. Harvard Business Publishing: For Educators. |. For Corporate Buyers. |. Visit Harvard Business School. HBR China. HBR Germany. HBR Israel. HBR Italy. HBR Japan. HBR Poland. HBR Russia. HBR South Asia. HBR Taiwan. HBR Turkey. Follow HBR: Twitter. FaceBook.

Two Brazilian Net-Map studies: Fair Trade and Cotton

Net-Map Toolbox

Does Fair Trade in Brazil meet its objective of really increasing fairness and reaching the poor? Can innovation networks successfully be created to increase the access of family farms to cotton innovations and markets?

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Bioteams: Learning from Nature to improve Project Management

The Bumble Bee

Fabio Padilla from Brazil has written a very interesting review of Bioteams for his MBA thesis at the Universidade Católica de Brasilia - Universa.

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Sir Ziu and his 34,000 coins

Endless Knots

Ziu Cardoso, who lives in Bom Jesus Da Serra, Bahia, Brazil, wanted to surprise his wife, Maria, with something very special for their 50th wedding anniversary. Please watch this heart-warming story about love, surprises, and saving. Over seven years, Ziu. Friends Miracles

Social Media Flies Past Email and Search for Web Usage

Portals and KM

Ross also lists the top countries in social media and blog usage: Australia, Brazil, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland, U.K., I can remember when Email and Search were the top two in Web usage (aside from porn). Of course, I can remember when there was no Web. Times have changed. Ross Dawson recently shared (on his blog) a new Nielsen report with detailed statistics on online activity that I learned about from his Twitter feed. 

Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

Three responses per country: Brazil, Nepal, South Africa, and Spain. I’m resonating with how Joitske Hulsebosch has organized “ Tools for social network analysis from beginners to advanced levels.”

Scenarios 2011 to 2022 – Media/Military Complex: New Year Resolve

21st Century Organization

Guarding a Planet’s Air: Brazil -What one country can do in the interests of all. .

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Oshun and Cleopatra: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

Oshun was the goddess of love, wealth, and fountains for the African people of Brazil, Haiti, and Cuba. This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. This begins the big parades with Oshun and Cleopatra. It is a night parade held on January 25.

Global Tech Spending on the Rise According to Forrester

Portals and KM

For example, the report mentions that according to the latest poll of economists by The Economist, both Argentina’s and Brazil’s real GDP will grow by 5.1%, with Chile’s growing 5.9%. This is good news. According to a new forecast from Forrester , global tech spending will rise 7.1 percent in 2011 to $1.7 trillion, according to new forecast data from Forrester. Analyst Andrew Bartels writes that while the 2011 global tech market will be similar to the 7.2

My Favorite Tweets for February 1 - 15 2012

Portals and KM

Brazil sues Twitter over roadblock warning posts [link]. Here is another in a series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information.    Some of these I did to link to things I found useful and others are RTs that I want to save for the same reason. Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later.

Notes on INV101 Strategy in Action: Messaging and Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

Customer story: Petrobras - an integrated energy company from Brazil, but with operations in almost every country in the world. -. Ed Brill, Director, Product Line Management at IBM Collaboration Solutions (Notes and Domino, IBM Docs, SmartCloud Notes, and more), is presenting the messaging and collaboration strategy session. There's a lot of people in this room - Ed has about 60% of the original space of the keynote session from this morning, and it looks about 50% full.

Social Networking's New Global Footprint | Nielsen Wire

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

In Brazil the average is one of every four minutes and in UK it’s one in every six minutes. Tags: Brazil , China , Facebook , Germany , Internet usage , Japan , mobile phones , MySpace , social networking Related Posts It’s A Recession, Consumers Agree — But Until When?

?Learn by unlearning; see by unseeing

Jenny Connected

Wozniac’s work with learners in Brazil has sought to encourage learning through ‘making the world strange’. I am just back from a couple of days at a conference at Stirling University Scotland. Roy Williams, Simone Gumtau and I presented a paper and ran a theory clinic ( see here for details ).

The Divine Right of Capital: Emerging Property Rights

Alchemy of Change

Kelly gives an interesting counter example from Brazil, where the publication La Prensa compensates its stockholders based on a wage or salary for providing capital. As I mentioned in my original post , I just finished reading The Divine Right of Capital by Marjorie Kelly.

Lessons from a Crazy MAFN Multi-Sensory Webinar

Full Circle Associates

Warning: Long post suitable for process geeks and lovers of detail. The rest of you might want to skip to the bottom and download the annotated slides PDF! For the last few years I’ve enjoyed presenting a 90 minute synchronous session for the Mid Atlantic Facilitators Network , or MAFN.

Freemium Revenues: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

if you’re in Brazil ) you get all this: Unlimited photo uploads (20MB per photo).

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

user base, but a "Brazilian invasion" (Fragoso, 2006) made Orkut the national SNS of Brazil. JCMC Home Submit Issues Author Index Editors About JCMC boyd, d. & Ellison, N. 2007). Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship.

Links of the Month: Sunday, June 8, 2014

How to Save the World

Recently, we learned that aboriginal Australian cave art dates back 100,000 years, and now we’ve found 22,000 year old rock art in Brazil. (I suppose I should start calling this “Links of the Quarter” since that’s about how often I’ve been posting it.).

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Global Voices in the top 200 blogs

Joitske Hulsebosch

from the UK, and the other 74% are spread around the world, including substantial userbases in China, India, the Phillipines, Brazil, and Qatar. I've been a fan of Global Voices , since I discovered it.

The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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How to avoid getting sick in India

Jenny Connected

This is what I learned when living in Brazil, which I did for 7 years. In today’s live ChangeMooc session with Antonio Vantaggiato [link] (which I will come to again in another post), I was sorry to hear that Stephen Downes, George Siemens and Dave Cormier all suffered from ‘Delhi Belly’ as a result of their trip to India. I wish I had shared my strategies for avoiding this earlier.

How to avoid getting sick in India

Jenny Connected

This is what I learned when living in Brazil, which I did for 7 years. In today’s live ChangeMooc session with Antonio Vantaggiato [link] (which I will come to again in another post), I was sorry to hear that Stephen Downes, George Siemens and Dave Cormier all suffered from ‘Delhi Belly’ as a result of their trip to India. I wish I had shared my strategies for avoiding this earlier.

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow

Nancy White

Lucia, Colombia, Brazil, Venezuela, Mexico, England, France, The U.S.S.R., Finally, I have grabbed a few minutes to add the next couple of podcasts in the series on Social Media in International Development. Links to all the previous podcasts are at the bottom of this post.).

Crowds, tribes, teams: Tuttle turns to consulting

Social Reporter

Tuttle started in a room over the Coach and Horses in Soho - as you can see here , together with an explanation of how the Club was named after Harry Tuttle from the film Brazil. Most Friday mornings in London social media types gather at The Tuttle Club.

Social Learning: Learning Never Ends…

Elsua

LAB SSJ in Brazil put together this Social Learning clip that lasts for nearly three minutes and which I thought would make for a perfect fit to include it over here in this blog.

¡Campeones y Punto!

Elsua

And that’s something we’re all going to celebrate not just for one or two days, but for the entire 4 years, till Brazil 2014!! I am certain you are not going to believe this, but today’s blog post is one of those entries that has been in the making for a long while.

Death of Email: Not a Minute Too Soon

Web Social Architecture

Facebook is the top social network in all countries except Germany, Brazil, and Japan (Nielsen still has MySpace as tops in US in the report, but as of January ’09, that had changed). - Email is dead! OK, maybe not yet, but the latest news certainly suggests the end is inevitable: Social networking has now passed email in global use.

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Nov 03 2007 About Nancy White Published by Nancy White Nancy J.

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Lucia, Colombia, Brazil, Venezuela, Mexico, England, France, The U.S.S.R., Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 28 2009 Social Media in Intl.

Not these boring spaghetti all over again….

Net-Map Toolbox

Roberta Amaral de Andrade from Brazil used Net-Map to get a better understanding of &# conflicts and opportunities for developing Jequitiba’s Forest Settlement Project&#. She took the time to write a reflection (323 KB) of her experience and allowed me to share it.

Teachers & Web 2.0 – A Beginner´s Guide to Webs 1,2,3, x

e-Moderation Station

Here´s an example from students in Brazil and Argentina using dvolver. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader. Email this to a friend? Share this on del.icio.us. Email this via Gmail. Share this on LinkedIn.

Social Networking More Popular Than Email

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Facebook is the top social network in all countries except Germany, Brazil, and Japan (Nielsen still has MySpace as tops in US in the report, but as of January ’09, that had changed). -

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

GreenpeaceGets Results On Brazil Rainforest Deforestation: Greenpeace research has pressured footwear manufacturers, still reelingfrom revelations of use of child and slave labour in manufacture oftheir products, to stopusing Brazilian leather because it is largely made from cows raised onrecently cleared Amazon rainforest.Activism works. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.