Category Archives: Conferences

CfP extended: IADIS e-Democracy conference, Rome July 2011

This conference aims to encourage and foster efforts of researchers and practitioners by sharing cutting-edge research, innovations, models, theories and strategies that address issues and challenges related to cultivating online communities for grassroots democracy, equity and social justice. This will … Continue reading

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Future Democracy ’10 – London 2 December

Future Democracy ’10, the UK’s leading annual conference on all aspects of e-democracy, from e-campaigning, e-petitions and e-voting to the use of the internet and new technologies in the policy cycle; democratic activity and engagement. The event – Headstar’s seventh … Continue reading

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Communities conference at the Scottish Parliament, 2 October

On Saturday 2 October the Parliament will hold the second Communities Conference, at  Holyrood here in Edinburgh. It will be aimed at local, community based, voluntary and charity sector organisations, social enterprises, and other civic groups. Its purpose is to … Continue reading

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Loving the lurkers – the paper

Quick update: a PDF of the paper I presented at Lausanne is now available via the ITC website. It’s title is the more prosaic: ‘Signing a an e-petition as a transition from lurking to participation’. Download it from this page … Continue reading

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Scottish Breakfast Meeting – Edinburgh 23 September

Mary McKenna has asked me to remind you that the Learning Pool is running its next Scottish Breakfast Meeting on Thursday 23 September, in the King James Hotel, Edinburgh. Speakers and subjects include: Donald Clark, Training in times of recession … Continue reading

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