Category Archives: Platforms

Design for a New Humanism

The collaborative shift is depicted as a “revolution” of communities and collaboration. Shouldn’t we look more into the potential of individuals and how to shape their interactions?

Design for a New Humanism

The collaborative shift is depicted as a “revolution” of communities and collaboration. Shouldn’t we look more into the potential of individuals and how to shape their interactions?

Introducing The Platform Design Toolkit 2.0

Finally, the draft release of the 2.0 version of the Platform Design is out! You’ll also find here an introduction gathering fundamental insights, links and references on Platforms and Ecosystems.

Introducing The Platform Design Toolkit 2.0

Finally, the draft release of the 2.0 version of the Platform Design is out! You’ll also find here an introduction gathering fundamental insights, links and references on Platforms and Ecosystems.

On the role of Platform Based Peer Production and the Commons in the dynamics of Innovation

I recently wrote this article for Spanda Journal: it explores the hypothesis that cognitive capitalism and peer production can coexist in the perspective of an abundant economy, refusing the perspective that puts capitalism and private enterprise in direct confrontation with open, participative and cooperative ownership and governance models.

On the role of Platform Based Peer Production and the Commons in the dynamics of Innovation

I recently wrote this article for Spanda Journal: it explores the hypothesis that cognitive capitalism and peer production can coexist in the perspective of an abundant economy, refusing the perspective that puts capitalism and private enterprise in direct confrontation with open, participative and cooperative ownership and governance models.

The Future of Manufacturing: Platforms and Distributed Fabrication

I wrote this post earlier on in November, in preparation of my speech at second Shenzhen (China) International Industrial Design Fair, where I was asked to talk about the role of Openness and Platforms in the Manufacturing industry, in the so called age of Makers.

The Future of Manufacturing: Platforms and Distributed Fabrication

I wrote this post earlier on in November, in preparation of my speech at second Shenzhen (China) International Industrial Design Fair, where I was asked to talk about the role of Openness and Platforms in the Manufacturing industry, in the so called age of Makers.

Going Beyond Openness: transforming Supply, Profit and Value Chains

The promise of open source will not work in the economy of tangible products, organizations and processes if we don’t activate in first person in the creation of something radically new. If we do not experiment beyond licenses, beyond openness.

The revolution of distributed, sustainable and abundant production requires more inventive in social forms, brand management, financial models, involvement of local communities.

Going Beyond Openness: transforming Supply, Profit and Value Chains

The promise of open source will not work in the economy of tangible products, organizations and processes if we don’t activate in first person in the creation of something radically new. If we do not experiment beyond licenses, beyond openness.

The revolution of distributed, sustainable and abundant production requires more inventive in social forms, brand management, financial models, involvement of local communities.

Whatever it Takes to Change the World: Back From OuiShare Fest 2014

This week was the week of the OuiShare Fest in Paris: it revealed more of the real nature of the OuiShare organization itself, and its role of transformative connector for the acceleration towards a futurable economy.

Whatever it Takes to Change the World: Back From OuiShare Fest 2014

This week was the week of the OuiShare Fest in Paris: it revealed more of the real nature of the OuiShare organization itself, and its role of transformative connector for the acceleration towards a futurable economy.

Welcome to Post Capitalism (plus 5 layers of Corporate Transformation)

How will business transform to adapt to an increasingly low energy, efficient and collaborative society? What will post-capitalist business look like? Building on top of latest provocative Jeremy Rifkin’s book here’s a further exploration of the Future Proof business.

Welcome to Post Capitalism (plus 5 layers of Corporate Transformation)

How will business transform to adapt to an increasingly low energy, efficient and collaborative society? What will post-capitalist business look like? Building on top of latest provocative Jeremy Rifkin’s book here’s a further exploration of the Future Proof business.