Dominique Cardon (FR)
Mobile Networks, Urban Swarms

If new technology can contribute to the transformation of social relationships between individuals, it can also modify the public arena, the media, and the way in which information is produced. The interconnection between socialibility and the public arena is the starting point for various studies relating to cultural practices, alternative media, and 'interactive' television programmes. New approaches to visualize telecommunication networks and to map emerging patterns will be presented.