Internet Freedom Jam Internet Freedom Jam 2012 2012 In cooperation with, and the support of : #iffjam12#FreedomFellows FACULTÉ DES SCIENCES ÉCONOMIQUES ET SOCIALES Photos: Jacques Erard
Agenda– Welcome message (5’)– Introduction of the 2012 Internet Freedom Fellows and Workshop Overview (10’)– Workshop (90’)– Closing: What do WE do next ? (15’)– Networking apéro …
Overview• Goal of the Workshop – Co-creatively explore and think “out of the box” • what could be a fair, free and open Internet in 2025 and • what needs to be done in a not so distant future to make it happen• Methodology – “Backcasting” Innovation Game – Assisted by a team of awesome strategic facilitators and innovation gurus !
“Backcasting” Innovation Protocol Present Short Term Medium LongTerm Past (2012) (2015) Term (2025) (2050)
Choose a persona…• A 2050 IFF (Internet Freedom Fellow) Human Right activist• A government policy maker• A civil society representative• A technical or social innovator• A concerned citizen of the world• Or a persona not listed above!
Based on your Group #…• Form Groups• Choose – 1 Storyteller – 1 Scribe
• Now, together, remember the amazing “ thing ” in 2025 that made the Internet a Fair, Free and Open World Heritage forever…
You’ve got 45 minutes…• 15 to discuss your context / personas in 2050• 15 to answer the questions asked (next slide)• 15 to identify the key actions that must be undertaken to make that 2025 “ thing ” happen
Write Your (5’ max!) Story• What was that “ thing ” that happened in 2025• How did it change the Internet, your life, society for the better ? Or for the worse ?• What were the elements that needed “recombination” for that “ thing ” to happen ?• What were the policy and technical issues that needed to be addressed to make that “ thing ” possible ?
Step #2: Back to 2012 !• Groups tell their story• What should we be doing to make that “thing” happen ?