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               social media and rural internet connectivity
                       @philcampbell from me.dm

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ss
               social media and rural internet connectivity
                       @philcampbell from me.dm

...
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
basics.
    ★ 36 years young
    ★ i live in derbyshire

    ★ freelance consultant

    ★ adorable daughter (2 and a bit)...
how it all came about.. . all from twitter.




Wednesday, 9 December 2009
how it all came about.. . all from twitter.
       ★ @hedgewytch suggested me to @zerocredit_uk
       ★ me and emma (@zer...
CONKERTU LAUNCHED 28th November 2k9




                  the first sustainability/eco uk tweetup
             in the geogr...
. . erm, what i was actually thinking at the time.


   ‘a chance redirection on twitter that had me spending
      four w...
'the long here, the big now and other tales of the networked city'




                   adam greenfield | http://speedbir...
a video/visual directory for locality
        geo tagging and media making.
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
so why did i get involved in the project?




Wednesday, 9 December 2009
so why did i get involved in the project?




    ‘it looks like any enemies space weapon from a
            james bond fil...
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
the search for connectivity   ‘dreaming of HD open air theatre’

Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
connectivity issues      hyperlocal but not communicating.

Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
the great fibre provider
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
http://posterous.com

Wednesday, 9 December 2009
digital inclusion hyperlocally




                             http://posterous.com

Wednesday, 9 December 2009
http://moirafirestation.posterous.com
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
raise awareness of local issues




    http://moirafirestation.posterous.com
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
but why would they want it?
         - speed ( most places barely get 1meg)
         - cost (10 meg up and down - £30) a m...
crowdsourcing the fibre



Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
http://kickstarter.com - crowdsource funding
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
transparent technology
           to drive local economy


Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
what could be done?
         - local suppliers from bakers & farmers
         - local couriers and gps tracking
         -...
local small content producers
                 realtime & hyperlocal
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
so what’s next.
         - regular meetings with local community
         - create ‘ranger’ blog presence
         - inter...
‘all comes down to money’
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
‘all comes down to money’
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
Wednesday, 9 December 2009
thanks!
          ★ http://twitter.com/philcampbell
          ★ 07590 602896

          ★ me@me.dm

          ★ http://me....
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A slideshow (without soundtrack) about a tweetup organized in the heart of the national forest. the first eco and sustainability tweetup at conkers.

http://me.dm/link/rural - for the quicktime version with no audio. overdubbed audio version coming soon.

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  1. 1. ss social media and rural internet connectivity @philcampbell from me.dm Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  2. 2. ss social media and rural internet connectivity @philcampbell from me.dm Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  3. 3. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  4. 4. basics. ★ 36 years young ★ i live in derbyshire ★ freelance consultant ★ adorable daughter (2 and a bit) ★ compulsive social networker ★ active on the internet for 17+ years ★ videoblogger for 3 years ★ build mashups for web 2.0 companies ★ daily 10 minute show “audiogravity” ★ early adopter on twitter since october 2006 ★ 20 years + in computing ★ utilizing my http://me.dm (blog) ★ created the http://ammoboxproject.com ★ part launched the http://conkertu.com project Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  5. 5. how it all came about.. . all from twitter. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  6. 6. how it all came about.. . all from twitter. ★ @hedgewytch suggested me to @zerocredit_uk ★ me and emma (@zerocredit_uk) met for coffee ★ i melt emmas brain with all things social media about zerocredit ★ original idea emma wanted to talk about we never did. ★ instead we have coffee again at conkers and decide to do a tweet-up at conkers bringing together sustainability and environmental authoritative people in this space with ★ my mind starts to think about interesting applications for this national forest ambient place on my doorstep. ★ conkertu.com is created ★ tumblr is used as free hosting platform for a blog - we build a custom theme for it and start work on a geo media map. ★ crowdsource basic sponsoring, food and conkers agree to allow us to host it donating space and coffee. ★ we do all of this in four weeks. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  7. 7. CONKERTU LAUNCHED 28th November 2k9 the first sustainability/eco uk tweetup in the geographic heart of the national forest. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  8. 8. . . erm, what i was actually thinking at the time. ‘a chance redirection on twitter that had me spending four weeks working on the potential to change the local economy in a rural location by bringing together the local community parishes to crowdsource a fast fibre connection whilst enabling the parishes to communicate better’ Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  9. 9. 'the long here, the big now and other tales of the networked city' adam greenfield | http://speedbird.wordpress.com http://share.ovi.com/media/nokiaopenlab08.nokiaopenlab08/nokiaopenlab08.10033 Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  10. 10. a video/visual directory for locality geo tagging and media making. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  11. 11. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  12. 12. so why did i get involved in the project? Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  13. 13. so why did i get involved in the project? ‘it looks like any enemies space weapon from a james bond film with solar panels’ Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  14. 14. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  15. 15. the search for connectivity ‘dreaming of HD open air theatre’ Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  16. 16. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  17. 17. connectivity issues hyperlocal but not communicating. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  18. 18. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  19. 19. the great fibre provider Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  20. 20. http://posterous.com Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  21. 21. digital inclusion hyperlocally http://posterous.com Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  22. 22. http://moirafirestation.posterous.com Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  23. 23. raise awareness of local issues http://moirafirestation.posterous.com Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  24. 24. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  25. 25. but why would they want it? - speed ( most places barely get 1meg) - cost (10 meg up and down - £30) a month - build realtime communities - interactive at conkers - communicate events more often - hyperlocal business directory - realtime ordering, tracking and delivery. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  26. 26. crowdsourcing the fibre Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  27. 27. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  28. 28. http://kickstarter.com - crowdsource funding Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  29. 29. transparent technology to drive local economy Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  30. 30. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  31. 31. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  32. 32. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  33. 33. what could be done? - local suppliers from bakers & farmers - local couriers and gps tracking - enhance interactive offering at conkers - network local stores with their promotions - tweet’a’box - arduino based - HD live streaming from outdoor events - provide more bandwidth to local companies Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  34. 34. local small content producers realtime & hyperlocal Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  35. 35. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  36. 36. so what’s next. - regular meetings with local community - create ‘ranger’ blog presence - international/us kickstarter fibre funding - raise sponsoring for tweetabox @ conkers - speak to bakertweet about equipment - solar powered wireless access points - mockup a portal layout for the locality - find a local baker & farmer to install bakertweet style boxes for tweet testing Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  37. 37. ‘all comes down to money’ Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  38. 38. ‘all comes down to money’ Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  39. 39. Wednesday, 9 December 2009
  40. 40. thanks! ★ http://twitter.com/philcampbell ★ 07590 602896 ★ me@me.dm ★ http://me.dm ★ http://me.dm/link/rural [QT] Wednesday, 9 December 2009
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