The sLab/MEA Canada media ecology group will meet at 5 pm for networking and dinner and begin the formal meeting at 6 pm ending at 8 pm. The list of invitees includes former members of the McLuhan program, colleagues at OCAD, Students in the MDes in Strategic Foresight and Innovation and participants in the SmartBook project at the sLab. The group will continue our exploration of media ecology, design, innovation and strategic foresight.
About the Speaker:
The Media Ecology Association (MEA) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting the study, research, criticism, and application of media ecology in educational, industry, political, civic, social, cultural, and artistic contexts, and the open exchange of ideas, information, and research among the Association’s members and the larger community.
Pre-competitive purposes / innovation / research / collaboration refers to early stage, multi-sector, “market development” efforts that aim to open up space and capacity for cooperation & competition by developing knowledge, expectations, standards.