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Images from Verona Italy

Portals and KM

Here are some late October photographs from  Verona  Italy taken on a rainy day. 

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Farm Houses and Vineyards in Emilia-Romagna Italy

Portals and KM

Here are some late October photographs of farm houses in the Emilia-Romagna countryside. Many of the farms are vineyards. 

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Sign up for the Net-Map Summer School in Italy!

Net-Map Toolbox

Net-Map proudly presents… [drumroll]: The first ever Net-Map Summer School in Vicenza, Italy. We will use your own case studies to learn the method and prepare your first Net-Map intervention with you. On a more personal note: You will love Vicenza. And, your family will also love it.

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images from Castellarano Italy

Portals and KM

Here are late October photographs from Castellarano , a beautiful small town south of Modena, Emilia-Romanga, Italy.

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Images from Modena, Emilia-Romagna Italy

Portals and KM

Here are some late October photos from  Modena , another wonderful Emilia-Romangna city in Italy

Images from Bologna Italy: Part Two

Portals and KM

 Here are more images from Bologna , a wonderful city in Emilia-Romagna, Italy.  Next weekend more from the area. 

Net-Map class in Italy in June!!! Not July!!!

Net-Map Toolbox

Sorry, the last post has a confusing mistake: We are planning to hold our Net-Map class in Vicenza, Italy on the 27 and 28 of June. Not July. Sorry for the confusion

Net-Map Class in Italy: East Pasta, draw Spaghetti diagrams…

Net-Map Toolbox

How about Vicenza, a UN World Heritage site close to Venice, Italy. They made Vicenza World Heritage Site for a reason. What are their goals?

Enterprise 2.0 conference at Varese, Italy

Governance in a Networked World

conference,organised by my good friends at Open Knowledge in Varese International Forum on Enterprise 2.0 , Italy on the 25th June. I had the great pleasure of being part of a very succssful Enterprise 2.0 In some ways Norman was extolling the virtues of children needing to listen and learn from their elders (us!) a wiki of course!

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Nancy White

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New publication – Knowledge Weaving for Social Innovation: Laying the First Strand

Making CommunitySense

of the 12th Prato Community Informatics Research Network Conference, November 9-11, 2015, Prato, Italy , pp.51-64. Just published: A. de Moor (2015). Knowledge Weaving for Social Innovation: Laying the First Strand. In Proc. ISBN 978-0-9874652-4-5. Abstract. Society consists of a web of interconnected communities.

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Rare opportunity: Learn Net-Map in the UK!

Net-Map Toolbox

The last time I have taught Net-Map in Europe was the Summer School in Italy , and that was in 2011. A great way of learning for example some of the complex software, which is painful to learn alone at home. Ah, and another great thing is that they insist on always finding a location close to the sea. I would love to see you there.

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Images from the Food Shops of Bologna

Portals and KM

Here are some photos of the a few of the many food shops in  Bologna, Italy , taken in late October. They were all tempting.

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The Variety of Espresso in Emilia-Romagna

Portals and KM

Having a cup of espresso is one of the great pleasures of visiting Italy. This concludes my series on Emilia-Romagna.

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Net-Map introduction workshop in Lueneburg, Germany (29th October)

Net-Map Toolbox

Learn mapping - like the participants at our Net-Map Summer School in Italy. Esther Kreuz, one of the newly certified Net-Map facilitators, who attended the certification course in Italy, will help me with this workshop: She will be the Net-Mapper in the room while I will do most of the teaching online, from my office in Washington.

New publication: Towards Sheltered Communication Systems Design – A Socio-Technical Perspective

Making CommunitySense

of the 9th Community Informatics Research Network Conference, Prato, Italy, November 7-9, 2012. de Moor (2012). In Proc. Abstract.

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Dear Social Business Evangelist, Where Art Thou?

Elsua

They were optimists, outrageous , somewhat heretic , true rebels at work , free radicals to some extent. Perhaps even a bit of hippie 2.0 Remember?

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Social Business Forum Highlights – Reinventing Conference Events

Elsua

Forum in Italy. In a single word: Converse. That’s right! So whenever I am given the chance I go ahead and take it. At all. No doubt!

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Organising Knowledge » Conference on Dynamic Taxonomies and Facetted Search

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Conference on Dynamic Taxonomies and Facetted Search There’s some very interesting work being done in Europe (and some great folks in Italy) working on taxonomies, folksonomies and search. Thanks again Moritz ! Thank you Edgar for your post!

New Publication: Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts

Making CommunitySense

of the 10th Prato CIRN Conference “Nexus, Confluence, and Difference: Community Archives meets Community Informatics”, Prato, Italy, Oct 28-30 2013. Just published: A. de Moor and R. van den Assem (2013), Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts. In Proc. Abstract. education libraries social innovation universities

Social Business Forum 2011 – Communities or Organisations – The New Collaboration Ecology

Elsua

After all, when was the last time you were working on a single project, with a single project team, in the same building, or location, or even country?

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Portals and KM Blog Begins it Eighth Year

Portals and KM

These other blogs all publish on different schedules but the Portals and KM blog has posted at least once daily since it’s beginning with a brief lapse when I went to Italy in the summer of 2005. It is hard to imagine that I have been writing this blog for over seven years now. Now I was operating as an enterprise of one. on the weekends.

Red Gravy: Great New Orleans Brunch

Portals and KM

He has been raving about the food so we decided to try it out and hear him play some more. 504) 561-8844. Two of my paintings were hanging on the wall.

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Reinventing Relationships with Social Business

Elsua

What a rush! Yet, as a surprising fact, why am I mentioning that I didn’t blog on purpose this time around, you may be wondering, right?

Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks – November 2015

Portals and KM

Lucca, Italy. Lugano, Italy. I have now provided restaurant picks by friends for an increasing number of cities and towns. Detroit.

Summer Dining in New Orleans 2014

Portals and KM

While summer in New Orleans can be hot, there is still plenty of great food in air-conditioned comfort. They all remain fine options for the fall.

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Social Business Forum 2011 – On Collaboration by Luis Suarez

Elsua

and Social Business events taking place in Milan, Italy, on June 8th. Yes, that’s right! Once more, and like every year, the Enterprise 2.0

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

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HBR Italy. HBR Global Editions. Harvard Business Publishing: For Educators. |. For Corporate Buyers. |. Visit Harvard Business School. FaceBook.

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Social Business Forum Highlights – Social Business on the Shoulders of Giants

Elsua

So, let’s get things going! How can I summarise an entire morning of inspiring keynotes in a single sentence or two. Welcome to the 2.0

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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. Blogger 723,793 monthly minutes. and U.S.

Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks ??? August 2014

Portals and KM

Lucca, Italy. Lugano, Italy. I have now provided restaurant picks by friends for an increasing number of cities and towns. I also do a few myself. This blog post serves as an index to them with links for easy access. I will continue to update this index as I add more places. My reviews are by people I know and trust their tastes.

#e2conf 2011 Highlights – Offline Social Networking Still Rules!

Elsua

Once again, it’s been a little while since I put together a blog post over here, but this time around for a very good reason. Big time!

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State of the Net 2012 – People Tweet Tacit Knowledge – Part One

Elsua

And all thanks to the State of the Net 2012 conference event , hosted in Trieste, Italy, by late June. And today has been no different.

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Reflections on the Social Business Forum 2012 - Milan

Governance in a Networked World

I met up with Professor Lev at a small conference in Matera, Italy in 2007. Well that’s it for another year, Forum No.5 for Open Knowledge and a far cry from the initial, much more intimate, affair in Varese in 2008. Back in 2008 Blogs, wikis, Facebook and Twitter were just a novelty. There is something familiar about each wave.

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Top Ten Moderator Skills (for 2010)

e-Moderation Station

These next two skills are from Valentina Dodge , based in Italy :]. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook.

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Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks - January 09

Portals and KM

Lucca, Italy. Lugano, Italy. I have now provided restaurant picks by friends for an increasing number of cities and towns. I also do a few myself. This blog post serves as an index to them with links for easy access. I will continue to update this index as I add more places. My reviews are by people I know and trust their tastes.

Email Use Plummets Among Teens

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

HuffPosts QuickRead. Loading. HuffPosts QuickRead. Loading. BIG NEWS: Steve Jobs | Facebook | iPad 2 | iPhone | Energy Debates | More. million. ROTFL).

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