Participation without Borders

EXTENSION OF WSF 2016

to participate at the WSF , no matter where you are in the world

The extension dynamic : a different way to live the WSF experience. With the help of communication tools that will be available on the World Social Territory , participants who will be in Montreal will be able to discuss and make people, groups and organizations from around the world contribute to the WSF.

TWO OPTIONS

Contribute to this dynamic from Montreal

Contribute to this dynamic from outside of  Montreal

From Montreal

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BEING PART OF TELECONFERENCE CALLS AND WSF CAFE IN THE WSF TELECENTER

It will be possible to book a slot in the telecenter and invite people who are with you in Montreal to contact people from around the world to talk with them through the audio / video platform Skype. Same thing if you are outside Montreal, you will be able to give appointment to the participants that you know on Skype.

The Telecenter will be open from 9 to 12 August from 9am to 18pm on the 8th floor of the Cégep du Vieux Montreal and from 19pm to 23pm at the Monument National.  Check the Telecenter program   

Great meeting moment in perspective  between participants in the same WSF process, beyond distances, visa barriers and cultural  socio-economic, political, differences, etc. To program “on the fly” teleconferences with people from your country or region: come and meet us!

CHAT ROOMS OF THE MONTREAL ACTIVITIES 

The WSF 2016 Montreal program contains a host of activities in parallel. You cannot be everywhere!  Hundreds of activities have opened a chat room where notes, pictures or video are shared. Join those before, during and after the event, browse the messages and photos and… take the floor!

The list of extended internet activities in Montreal : Extension Montreal Program. In column 2 of the table, you will find links that will direct you to the chat room for each activity.

HELP “ENLARGE” A MONTREAL ACTIVITY ON THE WEB

The WSF 2016 program offers 200 activities in parallel with 6 time slots . 10 , 11, 12 and 13 August , hundreds of events will open a chat room where circulate texts , photos or videos. Some activity organizers are looking for help to connect with other people on the web

While you are attending the activity, you can take the role of “linking-person” on Skype: send notes and photos in a chat room already prepared, take questions from remote participants present therein, or make a video streaming as “camera-person”.

 AFTER AUGUST 14th ?

Participate via Internet to the 2016 WSF activities far away from your home. Keep interacting on the WFS’ website with other participants and groups.

Set as ‘‘WSF2016 activities enlarged on Internet’’ workshops and public meetings hosted by your organization ‘‘at home’’ which you can open and enlarge to distance-participation and gain an international dimension.

And why not becoming a volunteer of the Extension Process in your own country?!

Consult past and upcoming activities in chronological order

Consult past and upcoming activities by countries

Questions? More information?

CONTACT US at extension@fsm2016.org

Outside of Montreal

ORGANIZE TELECONFERENCES  WITH GROUPS COMING  TO MEET YOU IN MONTREAL WSF TELECENTER

During the WSF, you can book a 2 hours time slot in telecentre  and invite those present in Montreal that you know or have contacted to bring other people  and talk with you in audio / video  chat Skype in 7 rooms.

The telecentre operates from 9th to 12th August on the 8th floor of the Cégep du Vieux Montreal 9am to 6pm and at Monument National from 7pm to 11pm.


Great meeting moment in perspective  between participants in the same WSF process, beyond distances, visa barriers and cultural  socio-economic, political, differences,etc. To program “on the fly” teleconferences with people from your country or region: come and meet us!

Telecentre program

PARTICIPATE REMOTELY THROUGH INTERNET IN ACTIVITIES HELD IN MONTREAL EVENT

See in the link below the list of activities in Montreal enlarged on the Internet: in column 2 of the table is the link to the chat room assocaited to each activity

Join them before, during and after the time of the activity in the event.  Browse messages and photos and video links and …. Intervene.  Meet on line organizers and other participants interested by the same topic as you.

Extension Montreal Program

PROPOSE A ” WSF INTERNET CAFE ” IN YOUR CITY

The WSF 2016 Montreal event program offers 200 activities in parallel with 6 time slots on 10, 11, 12 august plus the 13th agora.

Hundreds of activities have opened a chat room where it’s possible to share text, pictures or video.

Install a local group in a venue with corners .smaller rooms ( the cafe)  This group invites and welcomes participants to the cafe  and explains how to navigate the  WSF website forum, and come in the chat rooms . Participants are helped to navigate and participate where they want  

the cafe is also a way for  making persons participating in the WSF process in the same city to get together.

AFTER AUGUST 14? BECOME “ALTERNAUT” IN THE EXTENSION DYNAMIC

Participate via Internet to the 2016 WSF activities far away from your home. Keep interacting on the WFS’ website with other participants and groups.

Set as ‘‘WSF2016 activities enlarged on Internet’’ workshops and public meetings hosted by your organization ‘‘at home’’ which you can open and enlarge to distance-participation and gain an international dimension.

And why not becoming a volunteer of the Extension Process in your own country?!

Consult past and upcoming activities in chronological order

Consult past and upcoming activities by countries

Questions? More information? CONTACT US at extension@fsm2016.org