FutureEverything at Media Festival Arts, London – 2-10 September 2010

FutureEverything is presenting a Lounge, Panel, Artwork and Online Forum at Media Festival Arts in London 8-10 September.

Warm-up online forum now live: debate all things digital, and question the climate of cuts from 2-8 September at debate.futureeverything.org

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Digital Debates – Lounge Warm-Up: Online Forum

Lead or join a digital culture debate. Bill Thompson will be leading a debate on public space in an online/digitised world and how culture is presented in it. Discuss this topic and others on the forum in the FutureEverything Lounge Warm-Up.

2nd-8th September.

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Questions for the Opening Night Panel: Online Forum
Propose, debate and vote on the big questions and recession-bending ideas for the opening night panel. Cuts, closures, reorganisation… what does it mean for the Arts, and what part can digital play in overcoming the change and austerity? This panel will help shape following debates featuring Jeremy Hunt (Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport), Mark Thompson (Director-General of the BBC) and more.

2nd-8th September.

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FutureEverything Panel:
We Don’t Need Another Bubble (How To Build A Sustainable Digital Culture)
Building on a series of debates that began with The City Debate in Manchester during May, FutureEverything offers a vision of the future of art and innovation emerging from digital culture. Drew Hemment, Marleen Stikker, Amanda McDonald Crowley, Toby Barnes.

9th September, 14:00, Roundhouse London.

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FutureEverything Lounge

Workshop and discussion event on digital culture and public space, encouraging open conversation and an informal ambience. Highlights include Bill Thompson plus a HackData workshop led by Matthew Somerville. Decamp afterwards to the Hawley Arms to continue discussions over free drinks!

9th September, 12:00-17:00. Circle Bar, Roundhouse London.