Frank Schipper: Music 2.0: Fast Operas and Virtual Choirs
Music today is deeply affected by infrastructures. Retailers and the music industry feel the heat of new competitors offering free (and paid) listening, such as Grooveshark, Jango, Pandora, Spotify, or Youtube.
The current trend in the organisation of infrastructures, such as in the energy sector, is liberalisation. Power is being devolved from the government level to the level of the sector itself and to the public. As a result, a single technical system may be governed by a number of different actors. Decentralisation has significantly increased the complexity of this socio-technical system. more
Onder de naam D-INCERT (Dutch Innovation Centre for Electric Road Transport) hebben innovatieve bedrijven en kennisinstellingen, waaronder de universiteiten van Twente, Eindhoven en Delft een sterk kennisnetwerk neergezet en de afgelopen vier jaar samengewerkt aan meerdere resultaten.</p> <p> more
Exploring and exhibiting a variety of complex adaptive systems approaches to infrastructure, Next Generation Infrastructures and the UK Infrastructure Transitions Research Consortium are bringing together leading scientists, engineers and economists from their programmes to discuss the state-of-the-art in modelling change and adaptation in infrastructure systems. more
Igor Nikolic, Zofia Lukszo and Koen van Dam from the section Energy en Industry from the faculty Technology, Policy and Management at TU Delft recently publiced the book Agent-Based Modelling of Socio-Technical Systems. more