via Yaacov Hecht
written about here:
book links to AERO [alt ed resource org] for purchase
We call this body a “Future Center” — a physical, organizational, community space at the disposal of all the residents and organizations operating in the town, to create a town-wide vision operating according to the principles of a “sustainable community.” The goal of the center was to create a civil system of decision making, connected to the local council’s process of decision making.Implemented in Be’er Sheva
1. A place for discourse of “mixing colors” — an opportunity for encounters that don’t usually take place, among people from different fields.
2. A “future museum” — future images of the contents
3. An “innovation laboratory” — a lab to accelerate innovation and initiative, through creative thinking, fruitful sharing of ideas
4. A “learning center” for the development of training programs for teahcers.
taped during coffee talk (p 2 and p 3) on day 2 of idec 2013.