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Power and Participation-Hannah Beardon in the Hotseat

1 Sep 2008 - 14:22
14 Sep 2008 - 14:22
Etc/GMT   Come and explore these core issues with Hannah Beardon and our PRADSA members. Our online hotseat will be informing and extending our 2 day face to face event.

The hotseats may be closed, but the conversation rages on…


Paula Graham explored the "fit" between technology activists and VCS's. 

Hannah Beardon explored Power and Participation   

Marc Osten asked Will Web 2.0 be the toolset we need to change the world?

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The Hotseat - Will Web 2.0 be the toolset we need to change the world?

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19 May 2008 - 00:00
1 Jun 2008 - 17:00

In the book "Here Comes Everyone" Clay Shirky claims that Web 2.0 gives us, for the first time in history, the tools we need to change the world. Marc Osten ( our next hotseat host, asks us whether in fact this leads us yet again down a dangerous road to social inaction and ineffectiveness.


Join in this hot seat discussion at

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Welcome to our inaugural hotseat!

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Alan is opening our hotseat season with a challenge for us to explore how we
can protect and extend the gains we've made with open software.

To contribute and see it in its full glory, you'll need to log into our
PRADSA website.
If you've forgotten you password, just select the change your password here.
Unless you've created your own account, your login will be your first name
and surname.

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New hotseat - How do we evaluate our impact?

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14 Jan 2008 - 00:00
25 Jan 2008 - 23:59

Clodagh Miskelly and Steve Walker have evaluated projects in very different contexts. Come and join in the conversation at

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Creating an ULTRALAB hot seat clone in drupal

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OK .. rough notes on work in progress of the hot seat software ... basically so I can remember how to do it again.

There are quite a lot of settings to get right. Some through drupal, others on a shell on the webserver ( or however you mod the files on there )

Its work in progress but at this date can be found at

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