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Chris Pinchen has been responsible for communication strategies and implementations for NGOs, organisations, companies and individuals, as well as their on- and offline presence. This involved communicating with the media and other stakeholders, setting up, improving and maintaining websites, blogs and social media accounts, preparing publications and interacting with communities. As a long time member of the the P2P Foundation Chris has worked on the blog, wiki and social media platforms as well as carrying out community engagement and fundraising. He formed part of the team doing a major study into the emerging collaborative economy for Orange and is chair and a founder member of the P2P Coop.

Currently he is coordinator and communications lead at ChokePoint Project, building a near real-time global censorship/surveillance monitoring system and a resident at Lighthouse in Brighton where his focus is on privacy, surveillance & censorship. A contributor to the CryptoParty Handbook, Chris has been involved with CryptoParties in Berlin, Luxembourg and Brighton

Yochai Benkler in Barcelona

Here is the video of P2Pvalue stakeholder board member Yochai Benkler at the presentation of the Spanish translation of his book “The Wealth Of Networks” in Barcelona on February 25th: Your browser does not support iframes.Your browser does not support iframes. Organization: Organized by Mayo Fuster Morell, IGOP.net.cc, P2Pvalue.eu European project, CCCB Lab. Collaboration: Ed. Icaria, Commons Lab/Laboratorio del Procomun and Máster CCCD (Media Lab […]

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P2Pvalue Finalist in OKFN Awards

The P2Pvalue project was a finalist in the 2nd OKFN Awards in the Best Open science initiative category. The Spanish chapter of the Open Knowledge Foundation awards the best initiatives in six categories that have made visible or give practical use for the public, industry and economics of open data and knowledge. The awards seek to promote […]

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Yochai Benkler in Barcelona: Can we gain an economy, politics and society of the commons?

P2Pvalue stakeholder board member Yochai Benkler will be presenting the Spanish translation of his book “The Wealth Of Networks” in Barcelona on February 25th. Full details below in English, Catalan & Spanish: Can we gain an economy, politics and society of the commons? Emerging model of production, political innovation and the geopolitics of Internet from […]

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FLOSS4P2P Workshop: Call for Participation

A 2-day London workshop in March, gathering FLOSS projects that are building software for peer production and organization, with a focus on distributed platforms. *Scholarships* to attend are offered to grassroots communities.   ** Context ** We know that the Internet was originally decentralized, with protocols and services built by hackers. However, with the arrival […]

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Awakening Decentralised Real-time Collaboration

Awakening Decentralised Real-time Collaboration: Re-engineering Apache Wave into a General-purpose Federated & Collaborative Platform  Ojanguren-Menéndez, P., Tenorio-Fornés, A., Hassan, S. “Awakening Decentralized Real-time Collaboration: Re-engineering Apache Wave into a General-purpose Federated & Collaborative Platform”. In Advances in Intelligent and Soft-Computing, in the frame of the 12th International Symposium on Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence (DCAI […]

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Barcelona CAPS Infoday Roundup

(This post is based on the report at IGOPnet by Mayo Fuster Morell) The CAPS Infoday took place at FabLabBCN in Barcelona on February 9th 2015. CAPS (Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation”) is a call for funding projects under the Horizon 2020 program of the European Commission. The event was coordinated by IGOPnet.cc/P2Pvalue (Mayo Fuster Morell) and […]

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Researching P2Pvalue (2): Ignasi Capdevila on P2Pvalue and Surveying P2P Communities

(This interview by Michel Bauwens originally appeared on the P2P Foundation blog on 31/01/2015) P2Pvalue is an EU funded research project investigating value creation in P2P communities and exploring what powers P2P collaboration. The P2P Foundation is a partner in the project. Each month we feature an interview with members of the research team. Last month Karthik Iyer spoke with […]

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Yochai Benkler in Barcelona

P2Pvalue stakeholder board member Yochai Benkler will be presenting the Spanish translation of his book “The Wealth Of Networks” in Barcelona on February 25th. Full details below in English, Catalan & Spanish: Can we gain an economy, politics and society of the commons? Emerging model of production, political innovation and the geopolitics of Internet from the Spanish […]

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2nd #FLOSS4P2P Workshop Call for Proposals

The Call for Proposals and registration for the 2nd FLOSS4P2P workshop are now open. The two day workshop which aims to gather the FLOSS projects that are building software for peer production and organization, with a focus on distributed ones, will take place on March 16th & 17th at Fab Lab London. It is free to attend but registration is […]

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