(Events) Barncamp, Open Source, Neocon, Advanced Textiles
PSFK has been tracking inspirational events and conferences being held around the world, featuring exceptional gatherings in the Events section of our home page. Here are a handful of upcoming events that we are looking forward to.
PSFK has been tracking inspirational events and conferences being held around the world, featuring exceptional gatherings in the Events section of our home page. Below are a handful of upcoming events that we are looking forward to as platforms for speakers and attendees to spread good ideas.
Open Source 2010 International Seminar June 12 Portugal OPEN SOURCE proposes the reflection on the frontiers of contemporary creation with contributions from architecture, engineering, arts and mathematics. Composed by a set of guided tours, an exhibition, an international seminar and a publication, OPEN SOURCE counts with the special participation of Cecil Balmond, engineer that embodies this kind of thinking and inspires the realization event.
Barncamp 2010 June 11-13 Wye Valley UK BarnCamp 2010 is two days of workshops on topics ranging from renewable energy to foraging for food to citizen journalism to using free software for activism.
Neocon 2010 June 14-16 Chicago NeoCon is where the design world comes together – three days of pure energy, bursting with new thinking, new resources, and new products. Over 700 showrooms and exhibitors. Seminars, tours and educational programs. Parties and networking opportunites for you and 40,000 of your closest industry friends.
Future Human, June 16, London Future Human presents Immersion Drama, the fifth outing for London’s freshest and least reverent talk event. Along with expert guests, an inquisitive audience and a well-stocked bar, we’ll be discussing how storytelling and narrative is changing in a digitally connected world.
Advanced Textiles, June 16-17, Paris Advanced Textiles ’10 gives voice to the new spirit and game-changing technologies in the textile industry. Our mission is to inspire you, and we’re bringing the network and knowledge together for you which showcases future-looking experts in the field of technical textiles. We have selected 25 exciting lectures by some of the most prestigious speakers from Europe and the U.S. They’ll cover a fascinating array of new applications in technical textiles industry, with cross-sectoral thinking that will shape the value chains of tomorrow.