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. This year’s cRaggy event.

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Work Stream #4 – Speaking at Client Events


You know, when people keep talking about doing public speaking at conference events, I guess they always keep missing out from the equation the opportunity to do public speaking , but at clients’ events. Collaboration Communities Conference Events elsua Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

2016 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

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BBC Learning Unplugged: event report

Platform Neutral

This is a report on the BBC Learning Unplugged event in Bristol, 26 June 2009. James Richards ( BBC Learning Development ) and Myles Runham (BBC Learning) co-hosted the event with Clare Reddington ( Ished ); I designed and facilitated it with help from Jack Martin Leith.

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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Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

However resulting “stream glut”, interoperability, and security-related issues will threaten benefits unless better user experience design, filtering, standardization, permission models, and back-end analytics are applied. . Detail : The concept overall is compelling – activity streams allow applications to publish events that are captured by aggregators that serialize the items into a sequence of posts (listed in reverse chronological order, newest entry first).

Help us co-design a Living Lab to show #thewayahead for London’s civil society

Social Reporter

Read on for some background and our ideas for a Living Lab … … or signup here for our January 10 event. creating a model for co-designing local solutions that could be useful in later phases of The Way Ahead.

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Is your event worth the price of the ticket?

Social Reporter

The other day I was discussing social reporting and other online activities for a £300-ticket, two-day event with the organiser, and he said: “Next year we are going to have to make it free&#. It isn’t just an add-on, it potentially changes the event.

2009 176

Raising the Bar on Online Event Practices

Nancy White

First of all, let us NOT take our bad meeting and event habits from offline and simply dump them online. If we start by making better meetings and events, our online events will benefit. Focus attention: Synchronous events can provide a heartbeat for an ongoing community, group or network. Design appropriate process: Think about your process design options. If you have a task to do, consider what steps are needed and design them into the process.

2009 105

Walking around it to find a problem’s shape

Learning Alliances

When designing experiments (or identifying new sources of information) that support leveraging a minimum viable product or process, we seek to identify: Real world interactions with real people who could be real customers.

2013 151

“Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

Prior to this conference, a three-day “Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop was held in which international participants from various professional backgrounds collaborated with local stakeholder organisations on 4 real-world urban cases : Urban Pioneers Zeeburgereiland (Amsterdam), Haagse Havens (The Hague), Strijp-S (Eindhoven), and Amsterdam Civic Innovator Network. Social cities: it’s not about a blueprint, but a design approach.

2012 172

Help us co-design a Living Lab to show #thewayahead for London's civil society

Social Reporter

Read on for some background and our ideas for a Living Lab … … or signup here for our January 10 event. creating a model for co-designing local solutions that could be useful in later phases of The Way Ahead.

2016 130

SXSW Notes: The Complexity Curve: How to Design for Simplicity

Portals and KM

Here is another in my series on SXSW events. I will be attending their all day Creative Camp Event on March 12 , as well as some other Adobe sponsored sessions. As I do with other events I will be posting my notes from most of the sessions I attend. This is the session on The Complexity Curve: How to Design for Simplicity led by David Hogue VP of Experience Design Fluid Inc I was lucky to go early as there was a line outside by the time it stated.

2012 133

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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Basic design for extraordinary conversations

Chris Corrigan

In the life of organizations and communities there are times when questions arise that just can’t be dealt with in the regular course of events. Each of these phases has to be designed in the beginning, but with space for emergent outcomes.

Help us co-design a Living Lab to show #thewayahead for London's civil society

Social Reporter

Read on for some background and our ideas for a Living Lab … … or signup here for our January 10 event. creating a model for co-designing local solutions that could be useful in later phases of The Way Ahead. We have organised an event on the evening of January 10 at Newspeak House , designed to brief people interested in social tech for good on our plans. I post here later other ways to engage online, and news of other events.

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A Dark Mountain Event I Would Attend

How to Save the World

As a result, much of the writing and public debate and the collective events are taken up with this discussion of why it’s happened and what to do. So I asked myself: What would it take to attract me to a Dark Mountain festival or other event?

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Technology Stewardship at Libraries – Free Online Event | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Event Registration Event Type: Webinar Date: 6/10/2009 Start Time: 2:00 PM End Time: 3:00 PM Description: Join presenter Nancy White co-author of the forthcoming book Digital Habitats: Stewarding Technology for Communities , (with Etienne Wenger and John E.

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.

Green Chameleon » From Data, with Love

Green Chameleon 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.

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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

Community Leadership Summit

Learning Alliances

I had prepared to do a session on Business Models for communities. What was most confusing in the discussion was basic: business model for what ? I think a business model exercise is probably part of justifying community-support efforts to a company.

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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

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

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Shadow the leader – year 4

Learning Alliances

It’s a global community for expatriate Dutch dairy farmers that’s developing its learning agenda and trying to find its legs at the same time (in terms of organization, business model, funding, and learning activities). Tags: CPsquare members Communities of practice Event design I’m organizing the fourth year of CPsquare’s shadow the leader series.

2009 109

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 Search of Excellence for the Portland, Oregon OD Network

Learning Alliances

I just got invited to meet with a group that’s working on extending ODN’s CCP model to provide some support to for-profit organizations! Tags: Stories Event design Consulting Technology for Organization Development.

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Designing for Civil Society: Do communities need boundaries?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Designing for Civil Society David Wilcox on social media, engagement, collaboration ABOUT Mainly about engagement and collaboration using social media and events, with some asides on living in London. You need a business-innovation model.

2008 39

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. I never really understood what the point of going to a ‘business mixer event’ and “networking&# meant. I took it one a little mind journey that got to this model.

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SIKM community presentation

Digital Habitats

Yes… and, the attractor factor is emphasized now, and our past social process models were heavily relationship centric. trust models). It’s hard to get around that assumption Even when technologies are designed for a group, they are always experienced individually.

2010 159

WorldChanging: Tools, Models and Ideas for Building a Bright Green Future: Cliff Figallo and the Evolution of Virtual Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

tracking climate-driven events, he says, "so that we can learn something useful for when those events are more widespread and severe." Suggest a Story Submission Guidelines Editor Advertising Design: Matt Chapman Logo Design: Egg Hosting, Development, and Technical Management

2007 39

Knowledge Cafe Report: Reslience

Platform Neutral

With my facilitator hat on, the balance between individual and group dynamics is a core issue for event design, and something I deal with when helping groups identify and achieve their goals. Tags: Events Facilitation bristol cafe event gurteen kcafe knowledge reslience

Organising Knowledge » A Typology of Search Behaviours

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about A Typology of Search Behaviours There’s a naive view of search which is that somebody is looking for a specific piece of information, they frame a query and then they are satisfied or unsatisfied by the search result.

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This topic is designed to give you some tools and ideas for including social media appropriately in your overall organizational strategic plan and to measure its effectiveness.

Social Business Forum Highlights – Highlights from Breakout Sessions and Final Keynote


event of events. Event , a.k.a. But, for now, I thought I would go ahead and leave you folks with that other article from the series of the Social Business Forum event that took place in Milan a few days ago, and which I was due one last update.

2011 195

Green Chameleon » Trouble at the AOK Corral

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Trouble at the AOK Corral The AOK Forum has been a distinguished discussion forum in KM for several years. Founded by Jerry Ash it uses a unique model: “star&# moderators - experts on some aspect of KM - are researched by Jerry, and brought in for 2-week long discussions. I may have some limited models and need to expand.

2007 100

Are we a tribe?

Connectable Dots

I have loved the series of gatherings convened by Forum One, and for me they have always been a loose circle of respected social tools designers, subversive online community trend-steerers, researchers, and other online community specialists and practitioners.

2009 152

Redesign of face-to-face learning programmes into blended learning - an example in the Netherlands

Joitske Hulsebosch

The training that we redesigned was a three-day face-to-face event. Getting started with three design models After thinking about the added value and an introduction to blended learning we went into sub- groups to redesign using three different models (3P's Jukebox, SamR see video below).

2015 184

Unleashing Joy Through Visual Facilitation – Part 4 of ISS Fellowship

Full Circle Associates

The structure of the workshop is designed around modeling an interactive initial engagement visual activity, unleashing of drawing joy (“I CAN DRAW”), development of icon skills and wrapped up with another visual activity, this time focused on reflection and evaluation.

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

Social Reporter

I’m delighted to find there’s increasing interest in social reporting around events … which may start with an enquiry about how to capture some video interviews, but can lead to a discussion about how an organisation may network with its members, clients or customers. We go on to look at how to plan social reporting of an event - thinking about how it may meet the needs of organisers, participants and those not present.

2009 138

Making social reporting an OpenBusiness

Social Reporter

The UKgovcamp event on Saturday gave me a chance to extend social reporting practice by making interviews, and hosting a session, an integral part of an open research and ideas-generation process within a project. The project is working with Consumer Focus to explore how to involve users in the design and development of digital public services. Tags: All posts events social reporting digips ukgc10

2010 130

Conference networking at Online Information 2008: report and lessons learned

Platform Neutral

Before the event: The first thing we did was read the lessons learned from our work at 2gether08, where David had used Crowdvine (the event social networking platform ) intensively and Ed had worked on an early knowledge networking experiment called ‘ tag surfing ’.

2008 116

Good Suggestions for “Fixing the Q&A” Session

Full Circle Associates

Thomas talks about the mismatch between the intention for interaction with the audience, and the poor design of most Q&A sessions that happen after keynotes or talks. Others experiment with radically new ways to run events, such as the unconference movement.

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