Pride in Place:
The role of digital placemaking
Gillian Easson
@gillianeasson
www.creativedundee.com
www.creativedundee.com
Creative Dundee - amplifying and connecting talent
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TRUST, SHARED VISION AND STRONG PARTNERSHIP
Dundee bids to become UK City of Culture 2017
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HIGH QUALITY DESIGN AND DIGITAL WORK
#wedundee
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EVERYONE HAS A VIEW AND IT IS HEARD
What surprises you about the city?
www.karenlyttle.co.uk
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KEPT THE MOMENTUM GOING...
57,943 views,
95 countries, 974 cities, 3,500
posts, 4 mins = average visit.
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TEAM EFFORT - MEDIA, STUDENTS, BUSINESSES, CREATIVES...
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AGGREGATING, CURATING AND SHARING THE STORY
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MAKING HIDDEN DATA OPEN
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ENABLING CO-CURATION OF IDEAS
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DIGITAL DATA TAKES ON CULTURAL LIFE OF ITS OWN
30th September 2013
Dundee Dreaming by W.N.Herbert
Let culture inscrib...
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PRIDE IN PLACE
Partnership:
We Dundee - www.wedundee.com
Fleet Collective - www.fleetcollective.com
Dundee Partnership - www.dundeepartner...
Pride in Place - Moving Targets Conference
Pride in Place - Moving Targets Conference
Pride in Place - Moving Targets Conference
Pride in Place - Moving Targets Conference
Pride in Place - Moving Targets Conference
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Pride in Place - Moving Targets Conference

A presentation about a project I led in Dundee to engage citizens in Dundee's Bid to become UK City of Culture in 2017, through a digital platform, We Dundee. www.wedundee.com
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Published in: Entertainment & Humor      Sports      
Source: www.slideshare.net


Transcripts - Pride in Place - Moving Targets Conference

  • 1. Pride in Place: The role of digital placemaking Gillian Easson @gillianeasson www.creativedundee.com
  • 2. www.creativedundee.com Creative Dundee - amplifying and connecting talent
  • 3. 1 TRUST, SHARED VISION AND STRONG PARTNERSHIP Dundee bids to become UK City of Culture 2017
  • 4. 2 HIGH QUALITY DESIGN AND DIGITAL WORK #wedundee
  • 5. 3 EVERYONE HAS A VIEW AND IT IS HEARD What surprises you about the city? www.karenlyttle.co.uk
  • 6. 4 KEPT THE MOMENTUM GOING... 57,943 views, 95 countries, 974 cities, 3,500 posts, 4 mins = average visit.
  • 7. 5 TEAM EFFORT - MEDIA, STUDENTS, BUSINESSES, CREATIVES...
  • 8. 6 AGGREGATING, CURATING AND SHARING THE STORY
  • 9. 7 MAKING HIDDEN DATA OPEN
  • 10. 8 ENABLING CO-CURATION OF IDEAS
  • 11. 9 DIGITAL DATA TAKES ON CULTURAL LIFE OF ITS OWN 30th September 2013 Dundee Dreaming by W.N.Herbert Let culture inscribe on its banners we hold these desires to be Deep Sea Dundonian: that a giant organ be built into the banks of the Tay to play shanties when the waves crash into it that life-size whale sculptures should appear on the sandbanks as the tide goes out that folk in huge inflatable footballs should race across the river that the Fifie be brought back like the mammoth from extinction that the City Arcade be reopened beneath the Caird Hall that a racing circuit for formula one grand prix should run through the city centre streets and up the Kingsway that sculptures of Oor Wullie's bucket be placed all over the toon for fowk to sit doon that Clarky's Bakery should open 25 hours a day that the Royal Arch be rebuilt the Overgate restored that a cable car should go from the city centre up the Law that the Law Hill be given over to unicorns for grazing in perpetuity that the Law should be reinstated as a volcano that the railway tunnel through the Law Hill should contain one million lightbulbs for James Bowman Lindsay that the spire on the top of the old Chamber of Commerce be completed that the cobbles in Strawberry Bank be replaced by actual strawberries that the holy stumps of the fallen rail bridge be illuminated that something should be done about the wheelie bins on Peddie Street that all the city's lights be turned off so the people may lie on their backs strumming luminous ukuleles and watching the heavens that the rings of Saturn rise and halo the Mills Observatory Powered by www.wedundee.com
  • 12. 10 PRIDE IN PLACE
  • 13. Partnership: We Dundee - www.wedundee.com Fleet Collective - www.fleetcollective.com Dundee Partnership - www.dundeepartnership.co.uk Creative Dundee - www.creativedundee.com Gillian Easson gillian@creativedundee.com @gillianeasson

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