Tomorrow (Sunday, June 22) is Barcelona's Mini Maker Faire
and as part of my participation in this weekend's WebVisions Barcelona
conference I'll be speaking on a Maker Faire panel at noon at Gigamesh Bookstore! If you're in the area, I hope you can stop by.
12:00, Roundtable discussion on Digital Rights Management. At Gigamesh Bookstore (c/ Bailén 8)
Mini Maker Faire Barcelona
David Pescovitz is co-editor of Boing Boing, a technology and culture Web site with several million monthly readers, and a research director with the Institute for the Future, a non-profit forecasting thinktank.
Alejo Cuervo, editor – Gigamesh Ediciones Founder & co-founder of the first editorial platform en Spanish (free-DRM Lektu
Alberto Granda, head of communication at Gigamesh Ediciones i bookstore, co-fundader at Lektu, master student at Open University of Catalonia on Digital Editing
Gina Tost, journalist specializes on digital society for Generació Digital
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