The 2nd edition of the Internet of People Event organised by Jakajima took place on October 3, 2017, at B.Amsterdam, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

It was an innovative half-day conference about the social and societal implications of the Internet of Things, a human-centred approach of the digital world.

The program featured speakers from Delft University of Technology, Het Nieuwe Instituut, Internet of Elephants and more. “How to keep robots under control”, “A City As Smart As Its Citizens”, “Technological Revolutions and Everyday Life” were only a few of the presentation titles.

Below you can see the 2017 program:

13:00 13:30 Welcome and Registration
Pieter Hermans jakajima Opening & Welcome, Pieter Hermans, Jakajima, More information  Jakajima
13:30 14:00 Sjoerd Bakker Sjoerd Bakker, Researcher & Consultant, author of the book “From Luxury to Necessity – What the railways, electricity and the automobile teach us about the IT revolution”, on “Technological Revolutions and Everyday Life”, More information from luxury to necessity
14:00 14:30 Iohanna Nicenboim program Iohanna Nicenboim, Interaction Design Researcher, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, on “Objects/Subjects of Research?”, More information
14:30 15:00 Tijmen Schep Tijmen Schep, Technology Critic and Privacy Designer, SETUP, The Netherlands, on “Social Cooling”, More information, Read the interview setup
15:00 15:30 Break
15:30 16:00 Ellis Bartholomeus Ellis Bartholomeus, Designer plus CPO (chief play officer), Internet of Elephants, Kenya, on “Internet of Elephants”, More information
16:00 16:30 Filippo Santoni De Sio Filippo Santoni de Sio, Assistant Professor Philosophy/Ethics of Technology, Delft University of Technology, Faculty TBM, on “How to keep robots under control”, More information
16:30 17:00 Klaas Kuitenbrouwer Klaas Kuitenbrouwer, Researcher Digital Culture, Het Nieuwe Instituut / The New Institute, on “A City As Smart As Its Citizens”, More information
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17:00 18:00 End of program and drinks

The attendees can download the presentations from here.

We want to thank all speakers, partners and attendees for their presence. We hope to see you again at the next edition of the event or one of the other conferences of Jakajima!

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