Tagged with future

What is democracy and how has it evolved? What will the various models used nowadays look like in the future? To what extent does it impact our happiness? Can we scale Swiss democracy to massive countries like...
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What is democracy and how has it evolved? What will the various models used nowadays look like in the future? To what extent does it impact our happiness? Can we scale Swiss democracy to massive countries like...
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David Pescovitz is co-editor/managing partner of Boing Boing and a research director at Institute for the Future, a not-for-profit thinktank in Silicon Valley. For more than two decades, Pescovitz has been at the forefront of...
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The 7th edition of Lift in Geneva welcomed over 1000 people from 30 countries for 2.5 days of inspiration and networking. It covered themes like Technology and/in Crisis, The New Face of Gaming, Digital Innovation in Luxury,...
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In this short presentation about gamification, Niklaus Moor focuses on the psychological mechanisms of video games and the role of motivation in game design. He describes how applying game mechanisms beyond entertainment is...
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Cities were once constructed by the efforts of individuals, until the grand plans of master architects, and then city planning departments took over, making sense of the "chaos." The city of the future will be both globally...
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Carpooling consists in sharing a car on a similar trip. Drivers publish their available seats with a price, and passengers buy seats for home-to-work carpooling (on a day-to-day basis for a distance of around 20km) and...
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This talk explores some of the issues that emerge around networked information-collecting objects in our public spaces, and to frame a taxonomy of such objects from the unobjectionable (due to local effect and a clear public...
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A leading researcher on globalization, global cities and new technologies Saskia Sassen discusses the current hype around smart cities. She reminds us that “It is the need to design a system that puts all that technology truly...
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