November 20, 2013 10:56 AM
Real Dialogues, our NCDD Catalyst project, is headed into its second live hangout today.
We’ll continue our conversation on employment and the minimum wage with our citizen participants and...
November 18, 2013 11:18 AM
Just added this to our 2014 conference radar: Build Peace Conference, April 5-6, 2014 at MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, MA.
From the website:
The Build Peace Conference brings together practitioners,...
November 18, 2013 10:06 AM
Matt Leighninger, Deliberative Democracy Consortium, shared an update via email over the weekend outlining the approach behind the upcoming “Text, Talk, Act” instant text messaging event...
November 18, 2013 10:11 AM
The Our Region, Our Plan process, which outlines the future for the Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester, South Carolina region, recently won a NADO Innovation award for 2013. PlaceMatters’ project...
November 15, 2013 11:34 AM
Creating Community Solutions, an initiative part of the National Dialogue on Mental Health, just announced it will be hosting a “text-enabled dialogue” or instant text meeting early next...
November 14, 2013 09:05 AM
It was a pleasure to finally meet Daren Brabham in person at the 2013 IAP2 North America Conference (listen to my 2010 This Week in Participation interview with him on crowdsourcing in urban planning...
November 13, 2013 11:19 AM
Via the de Borda Institute blog, news that a new peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the research of dialogue has been launched by UK-based Dialogue Society.
From their website:
November 13, 2013 12:10 PM
From the announcement:
Seeking Nominations for the Penn State Democracy Medal
Each year, the Penn State Democracy Institute is giving a medal and $5,000 award for exceptional innovations that advance...
November 12, 2013 02:00 AM
I find this stuff so you don’t have to:
PLN or CoP?
How a Radical New Teaching Method Could Unleash a Generation of Geniuses
Big data: Ten level taxonomy in learning
Five characteristics of...
November 11, 2013 10:47 PM
Just added this to our 2013 event radar. From the Scenario Planning Tools blog:
Join us for the OPTG 2013 Symposium Nov 19-21!
Join us for the Open Planning Tools Symposium in Sacramento, CA on...