"I think there are plenty of good people in tech America,
but there are also plenty of bad people in tech America and
the bad ones are the ones who seem to have all the power
and be in these positions to block things that you and I
need. Because this is the situation, you and I have to
preserve the right to do what is necessary to bring an end
to that situation, and it doesn't mean that I advocate
violence, but at the same time I am not against using
violence in self-defense. I don't even call it violence when
it's self-defense, I call it intelligence."
‘I say: Let’s just do the work … I’d have to understand why
you feel that way. I’d have to be your friend and get into
your pain and hurt, your fears. And that takes time. That’s
the work that needs to happen around kitchen tables and
in our communities. When I say ‘go high,’ I’m not trying to
win the argument. I’m trying to figure out how to
understand you and how I can help you understand me.’
Champion & actively helping the
Become an advisor, a mentor, an investor.
Doing this for the next 10, 20 years.
The #iotlondon meetup will host its 100 meetup on June 23rd in London.
Congres Internationaux d’Architecture Moderne (CIAM) meetings: 1929-1959
Let’s have some community KPIs.
Let’s make a plan, year on year.
Let’s capture other perspectives.
Let’s invite, listen to and document to extreme points of view, from
China to Italy.
To young people: do a PhD.
The people who will take you on are in this room.
To young people: this isn’t an industry.
This is a conversation within a diverse community of practice.
Let’s get some real money behind this.
Government funding exists, let’s go after it.
Let’s get to work.