Using social technologies for social impact
An economy deep in recession, ever increasing demands on our public services and trust in our political system at an all time low. We face an unprecedented set of challenges: how can we punch through the gloom?
Instead of more pessimism, at this one-day event on 6 July, we ask you to work together with fresh ideas to Reboot Britain.
How can we take advantage of the radically networked digital world we now live in to help revive our economy, rebuild our democratic structures and improve public services?
Confirmed speakers include Martha Lane-Fox, Gillian Tett (author of Fools Gold), Howard Rheingold,Charles Leadbeater, Craig Newmark (craigslist), Sir Michael Bichard (Design Council and Institute for Government), Jon Gisby/Daniel Heaf (Channel 4), Paul Miller (School of Everything), Alan Moore (SMLXL), Lee Bryant (Headshift), Julie Meyer (Ariadne Capital), Andy Hobsbawn (Do the Green Thing), Jon Watts (MTM London), Jeff Saperstein (Creating Regional Wealth), Jim Schuyler (CTO to the Dalai Lama), MT Rainey (Horsesmouth)
New speakers are being added daily. Check out http://www.rebootbritain.com for more.
Over 350 people have registered for Reboot Britain so far. If you haven’t already registered you can do so here http://rebootbritain.eventbrite.com/ (Tickets are been priced according to your ability to pay.)
As well as the formal sessions we have a Reboot Camp taking place simultaneously across the venue which include the following:
Other sessions include:
Can’t wait for this event! We will be there, blogging and Tweeting; and will also be facilitating the Social by Social game session! If you are in London on July 6th, definitely check this out. If you aren’t, well, be sure to follow the blog for updates!