cRaggy 2018: design, feedback & reflections

Learning Alliances

This blog post describes the cRaggy event at the June 2, 2018 Cascadia R Conf , its design, the logic behind its design, feedback from participants and reflections on how such an event might be better in the future. Design to Balance Opposing Factors.

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The Business Model for MOOCs

Jenny Connected

Last week I was at the HEA/SEDA day conference in Birmingham, UK. HEA/SEDA Conference on OER and Staff Development: Open Horizons: Sharing the future. What is Necessary and what is Contingent in Design for Massive Open Online Courses? However, there was one very interesting, topical and pertinent question, which was, What was the business model for the FSLT12 MOOC?

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Beat the Conference Blahs

Partnering Resources

Too many conferences suffer from the assumption that the best way to use people’s time is to subject them to elaborately designed presentations. When we link our own experiences and situations to a best practice, idea, or model, that information becomes more real and relevant.

2018 130

Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. Instead, the information was presented at a holistic and inter-disciplinary level, covering a collection of related issues: Affordance-centered design. Social theory and design. design Enterprise 2.0

Design 176

Bringing a festival mindset to conferences

Viv Mcwaters

It seems that conferences are as popular as ever. Yet many of them are stuck in some kind of conference void, wherever any innovation or creativity is talked about rather than enacted. It seemed to me that a talk, as good as it might be, followed by Q and A, is a push model.

2014 169

Future interactions design: tapping the wisdom of the crowd

Making CommunitySense

On April 3, I attended the Chi Sparks 2014 conference on human computer interaction, to present my paper on the Kids’ Knowledge Base. His group is developing a method to let groups design scenarios of future interactions. Design explores new horizons.

2014 170

Re-Thinking Follow Models Within The Enterprise

Collaborative Thinking

Past incarnations however were perhaps so subtle and housed within a particular use case scenario or application context, that we never really thought about how the model could be leveraged in a very broad and compelling manner. Social network sites ( defined by boyd and Ellison for consumer sites in 2007 and extended by myself (while at Burton Group) to apply to enterprise sites in 2008 ), were instrumental in making follow models more prominent.

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Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in New Zealand

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I attended the Digital Workplace Conference in Auckland. There were about 600 people at the conference, with conference sessions spanning two days, along with both pre-conference and post-conference workshops. It was the eighth annual conference in New Zealand (having been renamed from the original “SharePoint Conference”), and the 21st conference put on by ShareThePoint across New Zealand, Australia, and Southeast Asia.

2016 89

“Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

On February 17, the international “Social Cities of Tomorrow” conference was held in Amsterdam. Social cities: it’s not about a blueprint, but a design approach. Now, how do you design for social cities? How do we design for ‘ownership’? The temp architecture initiative wants experts to meet some place to advise new urban pioneers to do something “tomorrow” These expert roles are: owner, developer, designer, manager.

2012 172

Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. Instead, the information was presented at a holistic and inter-disciplinary level, covering a collection of related issues: Affordance-centered design. Social theory and design. design Enterprise 2.0

Design 100

Boston E20 Notes: Designing Social Applications

Portals and KM

conference in Boston. I attended session - Designing Social Applications " a panel session led by David F. Here is the session description: “Part of becoming a social enterprise is understanding what makes social applications work, both for purposes of selecting commercial applications and for designing their own. One of the key things they recognized early on is the need for a real component model for the delivery of SaaS based apps.

Further thoughts about our presentation: 10th Networked Learning Conference 2016

Jenny Connected

This week Jutta Pauschenwein and I presented a paper Visualising Structure and Agency in a MOOC using the Footprints of Emergence Framework at the 10th Networked Learning Conference in Lancaster, UK. I don’t remember the exact questions we were asked at the end of our presentation, but there was some discussion about whether it is realistic to think you can get an alignment between the teacher’s design intentions for a course and the learners’ experiences.

2016 100

Online Communities Mini-Conferences

Nancy White

Participants in the Facilitating Online Communties course have come together to coordinate an online mini conference. Keep an eye on the conference wiki for up to the minute details. A mini conference for Facilitating Online. Duration: throughout the conference period.

The Power of Pull + Social Business Edge + 140 Character Conference= ?

21st Century Organization

140 Character Conference Convened by communications industry doyen Jeff Pulver , #140conf assembles those: "interested in the effects of the real-time Internet on both business and “we” the people." What does The Power of Pull + Social Business Edge + #140 Character Conference = ?

2010 159

Change Management for Digital Transformation – my Keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I presented the opening keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in Auckland, here in New Zealand. It was a great privilege to be able to speak at the conference, especially on the topic of change management for digital transformation, an area I have focused on for most of the past decade. Conference Notes Microsoft Office 365 Re-Imagining Effective Work

2016 89

New Models for Creation and Collaboration | 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… Jul 18 2008 New Models for Creation and Collaboration Published by Nancy White at 10:26 am under collaboration I’m a Joss Whedon fan.

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Sharing our inspiration from the Learning Technologies conference with links to all our liveblogs

Joitske Hulsebosch

Sibrenne and myself arrived last Friday at Rotterdam airport with a head full of inspiration from the Learning Technologies conference and fresh air from our walk along the Thames. 70-20-10 is the model for learning in the workplace by Charles Jennings.

2015 164

Enterprise 2.0 Conference: Session Proposals

Collaborative Thinking

conference board of advisors, it is always my goal to make sure that we deliver compelling sessions for attendees. For organizations looking for market innovation, it is more often represented by smaller vendors leveraging open source and SaaS-based delivery models. Social media projects often fail to achieve optimal results when design and adoption scenarios are not well understood.

Bringing Innovation to HR Strategy: Highlights of the 2013 SHRM Strategy Conference

Partnering Resources

We’re living in a VUCA world, said Dr. Tom Hogan at the 2013 SHRM Strategy conference. And, indeed, that was the talk of the conference. Each of the speakers I heard shared thoughts, models, tools, and stories about how companies can succeed in a VUCA world.

2013 247

Deb Lavoy on Promoting the Purpose Driven Organization and Designing the Collaborative Enterprise

Portals and KM

I recently spoke with Deb Lavoy, Director of Product Marketing for Digital and Social Media at OpenText , about enterprise design in the 21 st century.  She began by noting that we are moving from a mechanistic model for organizations to a more human model. Conference. Third, there is compounding collaboration which is designed is to “ensure that whatever our endeavor, we are leveraging, to the greatest extent possible, the work that has been done already.”

Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? | Blog | design mind

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

business / technology / design Magazine Articles Video Audio Blogs Events Subscribe frog design | about | contact | privacy policy | terms of use Elektroniker Tim Leberecht Digital lifestyle at the intersection of attention, beauty, productivity, and the social web. Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? conference: “Design for the loss of control.” “Designing for the loss of control” means designing for variance.

Conference networking at Online Information 2008: report and lessons learned

Platform Neutral

We worked with Lorna Candy and the team at Incisive Media to help them provide more networking opportunities for delegates and speakers before and during the conference, online and offline, using different tools.

2008 116

How social reporters can help turn old-style conferences into the new convening spaces

Social Reporter

One person needs to be part of the event design team, or to work very closely with them. Get the organising team online “modeling&# the type of interactions that you hope to see. Social reporting makes a conference space truly public and that might need to be explained to delegates.

2009 138

Notes on Joel's Keynote at the NZ SharePoint Conference (July 2, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

My flight was cancelled from Christchurch, so I was late getting into Wellington for the inaugural SharePoint Conference in New Zealand. The conference is being held at The Duxton Hotel, and there's 200-300 people here. This is the biggest conference I've seen at the Duxton before. you have two types of service models. - Joel recommends keeping these two service models separate, maybe even going to the degree of different SharePoint farms.

2009 114

Mapping the World: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange

Making CommunitySense

The INGENAES conference crowd. Mapping the Conference. How to use the map to give conference participants some sense of what their emerging field literally looks like? The conference map. The INGENAES conference map. Prior to the conference.

2017 130

Community Leadership Summit

Learning Alliances

I went to an the Community Leadership Summit un-conference on Saturday. I had prepared to do a session on Business Models for communities. Lugging it to the conference and back on a bicycle was not so fun. See the notes on the conference Wiki.

2010 141

Mapping the World: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange

Making CommunitySense

The INGENAES conference crowd. Mapping the Conference. How to use the map to give conference participants some sense of what their emerging field literally looks like? The conference map. The INGENAES conference map. Prior to the conference.

2017 130

Green Chameleon » From Data, with Love

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about From Data, with Love That most hallowed of mental models and glib explanations, the Data-Information-Knowledge-Wisdom hierarchy has taken a bit of a beating this week.

2010 189

A vision with legs – that grows

Learning Alliances

I’ve been thinking about whether or how tweets during a talk or a conference can serve as a first draft of a report, so I’m appending a lightly cleaned up Twitter feed with some of the text highlighted. Share: business models Technology

2011 158

What Could the Future of Money Look Like? « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? We need to be thinking much more deeply about social models which do not depend on any form of currency. As Rushkoff tells us so clearly, that system was designed with a different purpose.

2010 71

How social reporters can help turn old-style conferences into the new convening spaces

Social Reporter

One person needs to be part of the event design team, or to work very closely with them. Get the organising team online “modeling&# the type of interactions that you hope to see. Social reporting makes a conference space truly public and that might need to be explained to delegates.

F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

emergent by design. Imagine your mind as a construct – a series of models, assumptions, biases, values, beliefs, memories, past hurts and joys, experiences, expectations, and blind spots. It’s easy to get trapped in our most comfortable assumptions and models.

2012 75

Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

emergent by design. This may be found in the PBS Frontline video The Warning which is included in the study guide for our seminars at the Economics for Ecology conferences at Sumy. The problem with the kinds of ad hoc, project-based, one off relationships Boyd described is that they leave the individual isolated without a safety net, and thus leave the project-based model of p2p collaboration open to cooptation (as free agents become a precariat) by capitalist business firms.

2012 51

Communities & Technologies finally meeting Community Informatics

Making CommunitySense

How can we model and use rich, situated context that informs socio-technical systems design without constraining community behaviors? (C&T) It’s a systems design question. Thematic conferences : more context-awareness should lead to more thematic conferences.

2014 201

Social Networks And Group Formation - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Read more at Going Social Now more about Shiv Stories by Shiv Singh Practical Strategies for Creating a Successful Intranet [1 Comment] Value-Driven Intranet Design [3 Comments] Making Knowledge Management Work on your Intranet [2 Comments] A Web 2.0

2007 41

Tapping the Network to Facilitate Innovation « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? The problem is, humans weren’t designed for mechanization. We were designed to create. The Beginnings of a Competency-Model Foundation Social Network Analysis Case Studies (Valdis Krebs) What makes an effective knowledge worker? i think that as new economic models are put into place that support social production, this idea will take off at a larger societal level.

Filtering the meaning from the infinite web

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

To the left I have added the “ Permaflower &# – this is the organizing model for Permaculture. I think that this may be the model that we use to organize the Natural Organization. That is, peer networks will confer legitimacy on people emerging from the grassroots.

2010 41

Essential Skills for 21st Century Survival: Part 3: Network Weaving « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? Network Weaving:: The above quote was used by Lee Bryant during his recent presentation at the Social Business Edge conference, and I thought it fit in well with this concept. Conference.

IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This new model of innovation has become an important component of the IBM product and service strategy, as it has generated new solutions that have met quick market success. In this paper we describe this model of innovation and illustrate our experience in four case studies. In the next section we describe the new model for innovation and its evolutionary characteristics. style of user participation to our business model and culture.

2007 28

In Frankfurt Enterprise 2.0 = Organizational Change & People Challenges

21st Century Organization

The conference was exceptional and congratulations to the organizing team, Bjoern Negelmann and Cathrin Gill for two days of rich presentations and active discussions. is a Management Model. is the new version, a new model. Design tinkering.

An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

emergent by design Home who’s the architect? It seems like the wealth of the entire nation is being funneled right to a couple thousand fortunate people, and all of us are still working pretty damn hard to make ends meet, yet ultimately supporting that model. It doesn’t have to be professionally designed, it can be a simple free blog, but you need to have a place where you show off your work, whatever your work may be.

2010 44

Fresh Perspectives: New Network Theory Conference

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

21st Century Organization Trends, thought leaders, and workable models for the successful 21st century organization. It discusses co-authorship networks, calls for a marketplace model to maximize the global brain, and to help transform the way science is done with: “an open source, community-driven framework/application for the integration and utilization of datasets, algorithms, tools, and computing resources.”

Miami 28

What does ‘edges of work’ mean?

Viv Mcwaters

It’s a useful model because it helps categorise practices and the wave metaphor is dynamic and can be taken further to include undercurrents, rips and even whitewater! Conferences Creativity EdgesA long time ago I learnt of a very useful tool called the wave analysis*.

2011 151