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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CAPS Infoday Barcelona 9th Feb

Info/consultation day on CAPS Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation 9th February 2015 – From 10 to 16h – Fab Lab Barcelona (Carrer Pujades 102)   The Infoday will provide participants with  an overview of the upcoming CAPS Call under Horizon 2020. It will also feature panel discussions, pitches and informal networking as well as […]

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