On the research road... In the spring, I decided to go on a "research road trip" to Silicon Valley and Northern California. The overarching research theme of my road trip was to engage in some deep learning and sharing on my main current R&D focus: community mapping. I was going to visit and stay over at friends … Continue reading On the Research Road: Meshing Physical & Online Community Mapping
As part of my visit to the University of Alabama in Huntsville I gave a presentation "Creativity Meets Rationale - Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation" at the College of Business Administration. It was based on the book chapter with the same title that was published earlier this year in the book "Creativity and Rationale: Enhancing Human … Continue reading Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation: The Dutch – US Connection?
[The text of an e-mail I just sent to the Community Informatics Researchers-mailing list] What a wonderful moment in emancipatory history we have just experienced! No need to add here to the deluge of analyses of the profound impact Obama's election is going to have on all levels of U.S. and global society. At any … Continue reading Mr. Community President