It’s all Big Society

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Ok, so I’m finally getting excited by the digital possibilities for the Big Society, not least the opportunitiy for social enterprise.  And it’s all down to some really good reading such as this excellent paper by the citizenship foundation.  Best of all, however, is …

Hello Birmingham

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This week I have mostly been at Hello Digital (and Hello Business), an exhibition hosted by Birmingham City Council in recognition of the excellent work of Digital Birmingham. So, the line-up was mixed and turn-out was modest but the odd gem made it worthwhile.  …

Citizenscape makes the final

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eDemocracy forum shortlist announced…. 1. Liberopinion Defined by its creators as a platform for Web 2.0 elections, Liberopinion combines collaborative tools and social networks embedded applications enabling interaction between voters and candidates. Inspired by the American on-line campaign, and more particularly, the six million …

Manic week

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This week I was at the “SeeITinAction” conference in London, effectively the remnants of the DC10 programme and projects funded through the City of London Digital Inclusion Team.  Even DC10 winners, Sunderland joined the party. The ESD toolkit was very much alive too.  I’ve …