PICNIC Festival 2012

New Ownership: The Shift from Top Down to Bottom Up

17 18 September 2012

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20 speakers

  • harry_wood @harry_wood OpenStreetMap volunteer and web/mobile/geo developer at placr.co.uk
  • Toby Barnes @tobybarnes Strategic Product Director at AKQA, London where he leads the conception and creation of branded content and services.
  • Tim O'Reilly @timoreilly Tim O'Reilly is the founder and CEO of O'Reilly Media Inc., thought by many to be the best computer book publisher in the world.
  • Frank @kresin Research Director at Waag Society
  • Byron Reese @byronreese Byron Reese brings his vast technical understanding to illuminate how today’s technology can solve many of our biggest global ch
  • Ronald Lenz @rlenz Ronald Lenz is co-founder and CEO at 7scenes. He previously founded the Urban Reality Lab, a research department on locative med
  • andy hood @andyjhood
  • Doc Searls @dsearls o-author of The Cluetrain Manifesto and author of The Intention Economy: When Customers Take Charge, is an American journalist,
  • Mike Lee @bmf Legendary product engineer and World's Toughest Programmer Mike Lee (@bmf) has worked on apps for Alaska Airlines, Delicious Mon
  • Humberto Schwab @humbertoschwab Humberto Schwab studied physics and philosophy in Amsterdam. He lives now in Spain near the Catalan Pyrenees , working as a socr
  • Daniel Kaplan @kaplandaniel Daniel Kaplan, 50, is the founder and CEO of the Next-Generation Internet Foundation (FING).
  • Jin Ge Jin Ge is currently a Senior Human Factor Specialist at IDEO Design Consultancy. Jin is best known for being the first researche
  • bas van abel @basvanabel Bas is passionate about developing a wide variety of projects based on open design principles.
  • Rob van Kranenburg @robvank Rob van Kranenburg wrote "The Internet of Things" and "The Internet of People in a Post Oil World" together with Christian Nold.
  • marleenstikker @marleenstikker After reading Philosophy in Amsterdam, Stikker (1962) was the founder of De Digitale Stad (The Digital City) in 1994, the first
  • Ross Ashcroft @RossAshcroft is a co-­founder of the London based independent production company Motherlode. Four Horsemen is his directorial debut.
  • RupertTurnbull @RupertTurnbull Rupert is publisher of the UK edition of WIRED, which won 2009 Launch of the Year at the British Society of Magazine Awards.
  • Bonnie Shaw @bon_zai Director of Social Innovation at iStrategyLabs Bonnie is an expert at making meaningful connections between people, place, tech
  • George Dyson George Dyson is a boat designer, writer, and historian of technology
  • Tim Marzullo In early 2009, Tim co-founded @backyardbrains whose motto is "Neuroscience for Everyone" by designing and making inexpensive equ

14 sessions

Day 1 Monday 17th September 2012

Day 2 Tuesday 18th September 2012

EYE Film Institute

Netherlands Netherlands / Amsterdam

Ijpromenade 1 1031 KT Amsterdam, Netherlands

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30 known attendees

  • David Rose
  • harry_wood
  • Gabriel Borges [ GB ]
  • Mark Mitchell
  • Toby Barnes
  • Tom Whitwell
  • Igor Schwarzmann
  • Tim O'Reilly
  • Tessa Wernink
  • Frank
  • Aden Davies
  • Byron Reese
  • Ronald Lenz
  • Andy Hood
  • Doc Searls
  • Mike Lee
  • Humberto Schwab
  • Daniel Kaplan
  • bas van abel
  • Rob van Kranenburg
  • marleenstikker
  • Ross Ashcroft
  • RupertTurnbull
  • Bonnie Shaw
  • Rolinka Kok
  • Saskia Steur
  • Micky van Zeijl
  • Kitty Leering
  • Marcel Kampman

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  • Carolyn Jones (Cj)
  • Andy Agnew
  • Thomas Vander Wal
  • Nico Macdonald
  • Riccardo Cambiassi
  • Markus Kucborski
  • Patrick Tanguay
  • Kars Alfrink
  • Brian Kling
  • Kevin Marks
  • Thomas Power
  • Dan W
  • Matteo Cassese
  • Franco Papeschi
  • Lars Burk
  • Fernando Morgado
  • Bob Anderson
  • Harald Behnke
  • Mozilla
  • Pelle Sten
  • Sophie Barrett

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  • Deborah Carter

    Director of Sponsoring and Partnerships

  • Ellie Sykes

    Office assistant

  • Kitty Leering @KittyLeering

    Program Director

  • Marcel Kampman @happykamping

    Creative Director

  • Martine Eyzenga

    Graphic Designer

  • Micky van Zeijl @micky

    Program coordinator

  • Naomi Zeilemaker

    Office Manager

  • PICNIC @PICNICfestival


  • Rolinka Kok @rolinka

    Production Coordinator

  • Saskia Steur @SaskiaBombarie

    Production Manager

  • Tessa Wernink @tessawernink

    Marketing & Communiations Manager

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