Sustainable future vision
Gouvernance et vision vers la ville basse consommation : Visions de villes européennes Create a free accountJoin Calaméo to publish and share documents with the world! Rate and comment your favorite publications, download documents and share your readings with your friends.
Idea Map: What Citizens Want Idea Map: What Citizens Want
The Future of Cities, Information, and Inclusion
Who will own the brains of smart cities--citizens or corporations? At stake is an impending massive trove of data, not to mention issues of privacy, services, and inclusion. The battle may be fought in the streets between bands of Jane Jacobs-inspired hacktivists pushing for self-serve governance and a latter-day Robert Moses carving out monopolies for IBM or Cisco instead of the Triborough Bridge Authority. The Battle for Control of Smart Cities
California Dreams Which Future Is Yours? - See Dreams Dream type: Transformation
Tellus Institute - For a Great Transition
Three Innovations in Crowd Sourced Scenario Planning, Part 1 Part 1, An Introduction I’ve spent the better part of the last four years working on approaches to online scenario planning as part of my PhD. During this time I have designed and implemented three systems – each of which explored a different approach to crowd sourcing, engagement and online participation in futures work. I call these experiments in “large-scale participatory futures systems”. Over the next few weeks I will be writing these up for the blog. If people are interested, I might go back and explore some of the initial inspirations for these systems, as well as speculate on where this area might be going over the next few years.
On 10/10/10 Sustainable Seattle held its Dream a Sound Future Final Event at the Seattle Center Pavilion. The event was made possible by generous gifts from a long list of collaborators including Frog Box, Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation, SCALLOPS, Feet First, Washington Lawyers for Sustainability and a special thanks to Mike O'Brien City Council member who gave the keynote speech to launch the day. Dream a Sound Future Final Event a Huge Success
Future Scenarios - Introduction
“I’ll be dead by then. Shot.” Large brown eyes stared back at me as he spoke, with a sincerity and certainty that tied my stomach in knots. Which Resilient Future?
Features - Building the Foundation of a Social Future To say that social games are booming is an understatement. After having been in existence for only a scant few years, games on social networks like Facebook and MySpace are gaining users explosively. There are now over 200 million monthly users playing the top 10 Facebook games alone -- up by 50 million from August to September.
[pdf] SCENARIOS AND PERSONAS : TOWARDS A METHODOLOGY FOR PORTRAYING THE CARBON INTENSITY OF UK LIFESTYLES TO 2030
The Future We Deserve - a curated collaborative collection of 100 essays about the future