Built Environment meets Web 2.0 - The Be2camp story so far.v1


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Built Environment (ie: architecture, engineering, construction, property, FM) meets Web 2.0. How the Be2camp social media advocacy movement has grown since June 2008, and what it's doing next.

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Built Environment meets Web 2.0 - The Be2camp story so far.v1

  1. 1. The Be2camp Story (so far) Paul Wilkinson (pwcom.co.uk) Built Environment Web 2.0 Barcamp
  2. 2. June 2008
  3. 3. “ Unorganisation” Meetings via Skype Conversations via Twitter TimeAndDate to organise meeting times Meetings in Second Life blog, forum on Ning Google Groups Google Docs Just 2 emails
  4. 4. Ning site created 31 July 2008
  5. 5. <ul><li>World’s first ‘unconference’ focused on Web 2.0 for the built environment </li></ul><ul><li>Building Centre, London, 10 October 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Free to attend </li></ul><ul><li>Participative </li></ul><ul><li>Online and face-to-face </li></ul>“ Unconference”
  6. 6. “ Unplanning” <ul><li>Before a Be2camp event: </li></ul><ul><li>People volunteer to help, to speak, etc </li></ul><ul><li>Topics discussed online </li></ul><ul><li>Themes identified </li></ul><ul><li>Sponsors approached </li></ul>
  7. 7. “ Unhosting” <ul><li>At a Be2camp: </li></ul><ul><li>Running order agreed </li></ul><ul><li>Participants not delegates </li></ul><ul><li>Sessions streamed live </li></ul><ul><li>Live-blogging </li></ul><ul><li>Twitterfall </li></ul>
  8. 8. “ Open-sourcing” <ul><li>After a Be2camp: </li></ul><ul><li>Video on Ustream, YouTube </li></ul><ul><li>Photos on Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>Presentations on Slideshare </li></ul><ul><li>Live-blog, chat on Coveritlive </li></ul><ul><li>Discussions/downloads continue </li></ul><ul><li>All on www.be2camp.com </li></ul>
  9. 9. First Be2camp statistics <ul><li>London, 10 October 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>c. 55 people attended (in real-life) </li></ul><ul><li>183 unique visitors to be2camp website </li></ul><ul><li>CoverItLive feed: 47 unique visitors </li></ul><ul><li>At one point, 12 individuals watching the Be2camp live feed in Second Life </li></ul><ul><li>8 sign-ups to Be2camp during day </li></ul>
  10. 10. Second Be2camp <ul><li>#Be2campnorth </li></ul><ul><li>Liverpool </li></ul><ul><li>15 May 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>hashtag was one of the top buzz-words on Twitter. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Event-driven growth
  12. 12. Be2party
  13. 13. Be2camp year two <ul><li>Be2camp Brum, August 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Be2camp@WorkingBuildings, October </li></ul><ul><li>SMWBe2camp February 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Be2campEast 1 April 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Be2campNW June 2010 </li></ul>
  14. 14. Be2camp facilitating <ul><li>RIBAforum09 – RIBA, 27 October 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>University of Dundee – - World Water Day workshop 22 March 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>BIFM – conference fringe workshop, 13 April 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Sandwell MBC – social media workshops 26-27 April 2010 </li></ul>
  15. 15. More on that “open-sourcing” <ul><li>486 members </li></ul><ul><li>85 presentations </li></ul><ul><li>89 videos </li></ul><ul><li>173 photographs </li></ul><ul><li>221 blog posts </li></ul><ul><li>12,000 unique visitors since 1 January 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>474 followers on Twitter </li></ul>
  16. 16. Be2camp year three <ul><li>Be2camp East 2, 24 June </li></ul><ul><li>Be2camp Brum, 12 August </li></ul><ul><li>Be2camp Oxon, September </li></ul><ul><li>The Be2s , London, October </li></ul><ul><li>Be2camp Bath </li></ul><ul><li>Be2camp MK </li></ul>
  17. 17. The BE2s <ul><li>The Built Environment Web 2.0 awards will focus attention on good use of web 2.0 in the built environment. Our aims: </li></ul><ul><li>encourage creativity and innovation </li></ul><ul><li>highlight and recognise good practice and professionalism </li></ul><ul><li>provide people-powered 'social' recognition of people, organisations, products and services </li></ul><ul><li>demonstrate the 'fit' with conventional communications </li></ul>
  18. 18. The BE2s <ul><li>Built Environment Web 2.0 awards 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>website </li></ul><ul><li>sponsors </li></ul><ul><li>online nominations </li></ul><ul><li>shortlist </li></ul><ul><li>online voting </li></ul><ul><li>awards event </li></ul><ul><li>pecha kucha </li></ul>X
  19. 19. The BE2s <ul><li>Built Environment Web 2.0 awards 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Built Environment Blogger of the Year </li></ul><ul><li>Best sustainability blog </li></ul><ul><li>Best use of Twitter award </li></ul><ul><li>Best collaboration platform </li></ul><ul><li>Best AEC online community or network </li></ul><ul><li>Best location-based Web 2.0 AEC application </li></ul><ul><li>Best 'internet of things' application </li></ul><ul><li>Best mobile application </li></ul><ul><li>Best event </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Other’ (suggestions please) </li></ul>
  20. 20. Thank you Contact: Paul Wilkinson Website: www.pwcom.co.uk Blog: www.pwcom.wordpress.com Email: [email_address] Tel: +44 (0)20 8858 1104 mob: 07788 445920 Twitter: @EEPaul http://www.google.com/profiles/paul.wilkinson19 “ The only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about.”