Despite all the reasons to lose hope, a growing number of voices is calling to say that Europe, our Europe, has everything to succeed.
“To transform bureaucratic hierarchies into technology driven networks” (Fred Wilson). That is what the actors from the GETDecentralized community want to achieve. Their next meetings are in San Francisco and Paris.
The call for applications will end on March 31st. Apply now and get the chance promote your initiative and win an acceleration week!
We are Clara, Pierre, and Tanguy, three Business School students who came across OuiShare a few months ago and have since then been fascinated by its horizontal organization and the initiatives led by its communities. We decided to launch a research project to understand it better, with the goal to provide a framework and a tool for community building.
Some events hold sway over our collective awareness of belonging to a single community, for better and for worse. The latest digital social innovations allow us to harness this powerful feeling to collective policymaking.
Most scientific research is publicly funded, and yet we have to pay to access it. This absurd situation should not be allowed to continue.
Out of a lack of foresight, flexibility, and confidence in their employees, traditional businesses no longer know how to recruit and retain the top talent – people who think and work outside the box. Ironically, this is exactly the kind of worker that businesses need to adapt to 21st century challenges.
What role for capitalism in the era of the Big Shift? Will decentralised systems and open coops simply take over? Well, it’s complicated.
The 2014 Logan Symposium brings together key figures in the fight against invasive surveillance and secrecy.