Cardiff Agora Caerdydd is a collaborative process aimed at thinking and acting differently about the Cardiff city-region. The first event in the process will take place on the 28th of November 2014 in a Cardiff. It will focus on the question: “How might we design an open process for city and region wide transformation?”
10:00 – 10:20 Registration and refreshments.
10:20 – 11:00 Welcome Adam Price, Senior Programme Manager – Nesta
Paul Orders, Council Chief Executive, Cardiff Council
Philip Colligan, Deputy Chief Executive, Nesta
Gorka Espiau Idoiaga, Director of Innovation for cities and regions, The Young Foundation/Agirre Center
Dave Snowden, Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Cognitive Edge
11:00 – 13:00 Divergence activities – Exploring and generating options
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 16:00 Convergence activities – Refining options to testable prototypes
16:00 – 16:30 Concluding comments
This event will bring together 25-40 committed entrepreneurs, scholars, designers, developers and public service employees to collaborate in a workshop in order to satisfy 3 main objectives:
- Frame important problems/questions for Cardiff and the process to identify them.
- Clearly define the wider community available to apply their skill sets to this.
- Design an engagement framework for future events in the process.