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The ‘Infinite Bandwidth, Zero Latency’ Project: inventing a digital future

Walker, Steve; Bell, Simon; Fensom, Shaun and Straughan, Keith (2011). The ‘Infinite Bandwidth, Zero Latency’ Project: inventing a digital future. In: IADIS International Conference: ICT, Society and Human Beings , 24-26 July 2011, Rome.


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Policymakers around the world are promoting the development and roll out of superfast or next generation broadband networks. Rather less attention is given to how these networks might be used. This paper describes the approach developed in the ‘Infinite Bandwidth, Zero Latency’ project to engage diverse stakeholders in the generation of ideas for future applications, and forming consortia around selected ideas to develop them, to date, to the stage of feasibility study proposals. The project is based around the Imagine/Triple Task method of participative engagement.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2011 Not known
Keywords: IBZL; next generation networks; futurescaping; Imagine/Triple Task; broadband
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Mathematics, Computing and Technology
Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Item ID: 29920
Depositing User: Steve Walker
Date Deposited: 31 Oct 2011 14:57
Last Modified: 05 Feb 2016 08:11
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