Category Archive Aalborg University

‘Open Source City’, the book about Platform4 – out now

    Yesterday was a big life moment, as I was able to publish the first book with my name on the cover, 'Open Source City: Art & Technology Experiments in Platform4', which I've co-edited with Niels Peter Hvillum and co-written alongside a highly talented group of other contributors. The book focuses on the creative hub Platform4 in […] Read More…

All 5 Burning Man tv-programs now online // #burningman

. . As described previously here on the blog, I had the fortunate opportunity to go to the magnificent Burning Man Festival this past summer (of which I have these thoughts). A tv-crew followed us and have now edited the footage into a series of programs that have aired through November 2012 - see them […] Read More…

Another city development interview – how I think creative hubs can be created // Dagbladet Holstebro

. . A couple of weeks ago I was interviewed again in connections with a city development theme, this time by Dagbladet Holstebro - a regional newspaper from the city of Holstebro, a provincial city a couple of hundred kilometers south of Aalborg. There they are dealing with an abandoned meat packing complex in the […] Read More…

Talks and panel discussions in Berlin next week @ CPcon // #CPeurope

Next week I'll be heading to Berlin for a few days to attend the enormous Campus Party Europe Conference, the world's largest technology fest with over 600 speakers - that takes place in the former city airport Tempelhof. I'll be giving a talk about my record label Uhrlaut as well as participating in two discussions […] Read More…

Did guest lecture @ Aalborg University today // #aau #cc #uhrlaut

I did a guest lecture today at Aalborg University as a part of the so-called Wednesday Lecture series. Quite fun. I did my signature Creative Commons+Uhrlaut/Urlyd talk, but extended to a 1,5 hour session. Thanks to those who attended! I did a guest lecture today at Aalborg University as a part of the so-called Wednesday […] Read More…

Talk @ InVio Experience Economy Network conference today // #uhrlaut #aalborg

I just did a little talk about Uhrlaut and panel discussion  about open license business models at this InVio conference about tablets and mobile devices. Fun to be part of the event that focused on challenges for content producers. Hope everyone in the audience got inspired a bit - thanks to everyone for coming out. For […] Read More…

Platform4 gets 2-year funding from National Art Council #platform4dk #art #technology

So 2010 ends with great news; Platform4, the art and technology venue/co-working space that I am co-developing, has received a grant of 1.5 million Danish Kroners, equal to EUR 200,000 from Statens Kunstråd (National Art Council in Denmark). The money has been given to our new project titled PLATFORM4.0.FUTURE, that focuses on - during 2011-2012 […] Read More…

Heading for #Berlin

Heading for Berlin today (with bus now, not plane) to have a few meetings and (being the reason for the trip in the first place) attend the Study World conference to represent the Faculty of the Humanities of Aalborg University. Will be fun, I am really looking forward to going back after moving away from […] Read More…

Handed in master thesis #aau #ccg

Big Day for me today: Handed in my master thesis at the university, which means that the educational strain is now a finished chapter. Good feeling! No, strike that - GREAT feeling! Big Day for me today: Handed in my master thesis at the university, which means that the educational strain is now a finished […] Read More…

Representing the university in Berlin #aau #berlin

Just got a notice from Aalborg University that I again this year will be hired to represent the university at the annual Study World educational fair in Berlin in April - only this time on my own (last year we were four representatives, this year only one: Me). The purpose is to engage German students […] Read More…