Stories, behaviour and purpose

Stories, behaviour and purpose

Notes on how to rethink and shape the urban space with design and technology. A talk I gave at BMWi Guggenheim Labs / Mashable Innovation Series in Berlin 16.7.2012.

See full transcribed talk at http://nordkapp.fi/blog/2012/07/talk-stories-behaviour-and-purpose/

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Sami Niemelä

July 16, 2012
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  1. Sami Niemelä @samin http:/ /nordkapp.fi Stories, behaviour and purpose —

    notes on how to rethink and shape the urban space with design and technology.
  2. in Helsinki… ISTOCKPHOTO

  3. New bikepath Baana in Helsinki image: http:/ /www.dexigner.com/news/25293

  4. INTERNET MEME http:/ /www.riemurasia.net/jylppy/media.php?id=98593&c=5 Chapel of Silence, Helsinki Kebab

  5. …not from. PHOTO CREDIT Jussi Pasanen http:/ /jussipasanen.com

  6. PHOTO CREDIT Wikipedia;”lawnmover”

  7. PHOTO CREDIT Fiskars.com, Artek.fi, Iittala.fi

  8. Rethink / -make:

  9. helsinki.urbanflow.io

  10. Howard SIlverman, Opele & Places 2009: http:/ /www.peopleandplace.net/media_library/image/2008/12/19/pace_layering

  11. None
  12. Paimiio chair (left) , designed for the Paimio Sanatorium(right). Both

    designed by Alvar Aalto. Images by Artek and Wikipedia
  13. “bits on places” SOURCE MISSING, SOZ have a kitten instead:

    http:/ /www.youtube.com/watch?v=vRXgpR2lzo4
  14. traces + artefacts PHOTO CREDIT Xylobands http:/ /www.facebook.com/Xylobands

  15. PHOTO CREDIT Teppo Kotirinta / Nordkapp http:/ /norfkapp.fi

  16. STRAVA http:/ /strava.com

  17. ENJOYABLE DESIRABLE USABLE USEFUL value for the user →

  18. Affordance much? GOOGLE PROJECT GLASS https:/ /plus.google.com/111626127367496192147/posts

  19. things happening now

  20. 1/ Software eats the world

  21. BELKIN WEMO with IFTT integration http:/ /www.belkin.com/wemo/

  22. 2/ Funding 2.0 Smart watch Pebble @ KICKSTARTER.COM

  23. SITRA SDL BRICKSTARTER http:/ /brickstarter.org/brickstarter-prototype-sketches-questions/

  24. 3/ Quantified everything

  25. http:/ /datavisualization.ch/showcases/visualizing-138-years-of-popular-science-magazine/ Travel time with public transport Travel time riding

    a bike HELSINKI TRANSPORT TRAVEL TIME MAP http:/ /mak.hsl.fi/#
  26. NIKE FUELhttp:/ /nikefguel.com

  27. the dark matter

  28. Privacy vs value

  29. Behaviour and language

  30. Commerce PHOTO CREDIT http:/ /www.littledoremi.com/

  31. Cracks & seams

  32. “The strongest impacts of an emergent technology are always unanticipated.

    You can’t know what people are going to do until they get their hands on it and start using it on a daily basis, using it to make a buck and using it for criminal purpose and all the di≠erent things that people do.” william gibson on the art of fiction at the Paris Review http:/ /www.theparisreview.org/interviews/6089/the-art-of-fiction-no-211-william-gibson —
  33. shaping cities

  34. PHOTO CREDIT http:/ /www.flickr.com/photos/tulenheimo/6237634073/

  35. Data → Visualization → Emotion → Impact MIT TRASH TRACK

    | SENSEABLE CITY LAB MIT
  36. Motivation + action → Behaviour change ISTOCKPHOTO

  37. HELSINKI CITY PUBLIC TRANSPORT VISUALIZED http:/ /www.youtube.com/watch?v=qGllzWt0acU Ebb& Flow& Wants&

    Needs.
  38. Make change happen CANDY CHANG, http:/ /candychang.com

  39. “Every good product I've ever seen is because a group

    of people cared deeply about making something wonderful that they and their friends wanted. They wanted to use it themselves.” — Steve Jobs, quoted on http:/ /stevetold.us/#ixzz20MEuRKEU
  40. thank you, danke, kiitos. @samin http:/ /nordkapp.fi