Blog

  • Waag
    Interface
    18-05-2012
    On the 15th of May, the PICNIC Innovation Mash Up 2012 took place. This was the appetizer of what this years’ PICNIC festival could taste like. And…
  • Waag
    Interface
    18-05-2012
    Belgrade has been burned down 19 times in history, including the recent bombings 13 years ago. It is a city, which has been rebuilt and reused over…
  • Waag
    Interface
    14-05-2012
    Last week I participated in a workshop on Booktype at the Sandberg Institute. Booktype is an open source 'self-publishing' platform. Here's an…
  • Waag
    Interface
    11-05-2012
    On May 9th our first Waag Open – Get Together was held. We invited about 70 interns and artists who work or have worked at Waag.
  • We care
    Creative Care Lab
    08-05-2012
    In the Express to Connect project, the concept design and the technical implementation of the game prototypes is run by Waag. Taco van Dijk works at…
  • We care
    Creative Care Lab
    07-05-2012
    In the week of 23 April 2012 Madrid coloured orange for the annual Semana Naranja. In this week the Dutch Ambassy organized a number of activities to…
  • We make
    Open Design Lab
    07-05-2012
    On 4 May I gave a keynote at re:publica 2012 in Berlin (co-incidentally on the same time as Neelie Kroes) about Open Design and local (digital)…
  • We learn
    Creative Learning Lab
    02-05-2012
    From the field of education the reactions on the initiative of Maurice de Hond's the iPad school are mixed. On the one hand, critics point out that…
  • Waag
    Interface
    27-04-2012
    On the 26th of April I attended the debate 'The Power of Facebook' in the Waag. This debate was organized on the occasion of the publication "…
  • We care
    Creative Care Lab
    27-04-2012
    In 2012 the project Game Research for Training and Education (GATE) was completed and the results were published. To inform and inspire policy makers…
  • Waag
    Interface
    16-04-2012
    On 11 April 2012, the Dutch conference ‘Een parlement met 17,6 miljoen zetels – De burger aan de macht in 2020’ took place about technological…
  • We code
    Future Internet Lab
    30-03-2012
    The second edition of ‘Apps for Amsterdam’ is coming and Waag organized a brainstorm session with Open Data 'evangelists' from Amsterdam on 30 March…