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ChangeMedium: Overview

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Overview of ChangeMedium: Advancing the medium of change.

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ChangeMedium: Overview

  1. 1. Advancing the medium of change<br />
  2. 2. The world is changing… <br />Financial market instability<br />Biodiversity reduction<br />Resource depletion<br />War and violence<br />Climate volatility<br />Political unrest<br />Flickr: Basegreen<br />
  3. 3. … at a quickening pace.<br />Flickr: Viernest<br />
  4. 4. Technologically,<br />we’ve never been<br />more connected…<br />Flickr: Jacktwo<br />
  5. 5. …yet as people, we are increasingly<br />disconnected.<br />Flickr: Tradica<br />
  6. 6. We need change.<br />Flickr: Bluedrakon<br />
  7. 7. Change for the better.<br />Flickr: Chris Campbell<br />
  8. 8. Micro-messaging<br />The Real-time Web<br />A medium of change is emerging…<br />Social Web<br />Mobile and SMS<br />
  9. 9. Change in…<br />…the way we come together.<br />#hohoTO – flash mobilization<br />600 person party, $25k + 2t food donated<br />no single leader – idea to event in 18 days<br />Flickr: Hyfen<br />
  10. 10. Change in…<br />…the systems of our society<br />#iranelections – the public vote<br />a global demonstration in-spite of political influence – surfacing the action for all to debate<br />Flickr: Steve Rhodes | Harry Staab | Faramarz | Snapeverything , <br />
  11. 11. Change in…<br />…our culture & mindset<br />#MyIdeaforCA – political engagement<br />Harnessing the collective wisdom of constituents<br />Flickr:<br />
  12. 12. A medium of change.<br />
  13. 13. A medium born ofprivate interest.<br />
  14. 14. BecomingA medium in thepublic’s interest.<br />
  15. 15. Advancing the medium of change<br />
  16. 16. cmLocal<br />cmGlobal<br />cm2010<br />cmJournal<br />cmStream<br />
  17. 17. Community organized events. Convening local community<br /> to develop and apply the<br /> medium for the benefit<br /> of humanity.<br />cmLocal<br />cmGlobal<br />cm2010<br />cmJournal<br />cmStream<br />
  18. 18. A global online community. Connecting and contributing<br />to the medium and the<br /> initiatives around<br />the world.<br />cmLocal<br />cmGlobal<br />cm2010<br />cmJournal<br />cmStream<br />
  19. 19. Online micro-publishing journal for researchers exploring the medium<br />and its relation<br /> to humanity<br />cmLocal<br />cmGlobal<br />cm2010<br />cmJournal<br />cmStream<br />
  20. 20. Curated, real-time stream<br />of resources, applications<br />and developments of the medium for humanity.<br />cmLocal<br />cmGlobal<br />cm2010<br />cmJournal<br />cmStream<br />
  21. 21. A culmination of our community’s activities Gathering the most active<br />and passionate members <br />of our community<br />cmLocal<br />cmGlobal<br />cm2010<br />cmJournal<br />cmStream<br />
  22. 22. So far…<br />cmLocal | #cmToronto<br />cmStream | blog.changemedium.org<br />cmGlobal | group.changemedium.org<br />
  23. 23. In Development…<br />cmLocal | #cmToronto2<br />cmLocal | #cmMontreal<br />cmStream, cmJournal, cmGlobal| developing the next evolution<br />cm2010 | seeking sponsorship<br />
  24. 24. Hosted by:<br />Thankful for support of:<br />SiG@Waterloo<br />Research Community<br />Leadership<br />SiG@MaRS<br />Hosting #cmToronto<br />
  25. 25. Michael Lewkowitz<br />Cat Herder<br />Ryan Coleman<br />Facilitation Design<br />RenjieButalid (SiG@Waterloo)<br />Research Animation<br />James Walker<br />#cmToronto<br />Peter Flaschner<br />Identity and Design<br />Joseph Dee<br />Development<br />Lisa Torjman (SiG@MaRS)<br />#cmToronto support<br />Dan Williams<br />Hosting and Development<br />
  26. 26. We’re open. Join us.<br />Curate | cmStream<br />Contribute | cmJournal<br />Convene | cmLocal<br />Sponsor | cm2010, ChangeMedium<br />
  27. 27. Advancing the medium of change<br />http://changemedium.org<br />

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