URA Mini-Symposium Initiative 2019, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Professor Simon Bell was invited to speak at  the URA Mini-Symposium Initiative 2019 at the University of Tsukuba in Japan. The Symposium topic was: Internet of Things  and AI in Agriculture and Simon’s presentation was: Surviving the Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence: innovating methods, minds and technologies. The talk covered many Bayswater methods including Socio Technical systems, Double Task, BECM, Fear Analysis and Mindful Stories. 

The aim of the talk was to underline how groups can achieve superpowers when dealing with technology.
The superpowers are: 

    • Different thinking
    • Willingness to take a risk
    • Assessing impact on community &
    • Co-dreaming the future

The Symposium

Simon’s presentation

Post graduate students exploring the Mindful stories.