Sketching Workshop Briefing for UXCH

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Briefing for the workshop part of a sketching workshop, held at the Amsterdam UX Cocktail Hour on March 5, 2009 at the Info.nl offices.

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Sketching Workshop Briefing for UXCH

  1. 1. Peer-2-Peer Energy Qlusters briefing for Sketching Workshop at Amsterdam UX Cocktail Hour March 5 th 2009, Info.nl
  2. 2. peer-to-peer energy In the future may be one of the ways in which we will provide energy for our homes, and those of others.
  3. 3. Qurrent <ul><li>Meet Qurrent ® , a Dutch provider of decentralized renewable energy solutions. The product line consists of a Qbox, the Qserver and the Qmunity website. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Please note: Qurrent is NOT involved, it is just an example! </li></ul>[ ]
  5. 5. Local Energy Networks
  6. 6. <ul><li>The Qbox is a home’s link to the Local Energy network; it will measure all electricity production and consumption and will make it possible to share energy with your neighborhood. </li></ul><ul><li>The Qserver is the core of the Qurrent system. Its role is to store all data being measured by all member Qboxes and to present it on the Qmunity website. </li></ul><ul><li>The Qmunity website facilitates communication and exchanges of knowledge between Qurrent members. It is also the place where support is offered. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>What the Qmunity doesn't do yet is encourage people to increase the shared use of renewable energy </li></ul><ul><li>and that's where you come in! </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Qurrent wants to introduce the idea of Qlusters: </li></ul><ul><li>Groups of people who actively engage in decentralized renewable energy use, by means of Qurrent products. Qluster members are encouraged to permanently change their own and others’ energy consumption behaviour. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>With your group, brainstorm to find out what is required for Qlusters to work </li></ul><ul><li>and sketch a high-level interactive solution. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Now: Critique! <ul><li>1. Group presents solution, using sketches </li></ul><ul><li>2. Moderators select people to deliver critique </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Name 1 positive element </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Name 1 opportunity for improvement </li></ul></ul><ul><li>3. Group replies briefly </li></ul><ul><li>4. Group briefly describes way-of-working </li></ul><ul><li>5. Vote for your favourite group (small prize!) </li></ul>
  11. 11. Peer-2-Peer Energy Qlusters Briefing for Sketching Workshop at Amsterdam UX Cocktail Hour March 5, 2009, Info.nl

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