UPDATE: we're in Parcul Carol

Saturday, April 9

12:00 – 13:30 – Hello, world!

• gathering with warm tea and coffee to get to meet and know each other

13:30 – 14:30 – Lunch

• vegetarian food to accompany our words

14:30 – 16:00 – Local histories against the global design

• short presentations of 10 to 15 minutes that introduces the history and genealogy of the collectives that are part of this project and their relation with/to autonomous networks and self–governed technologies. Invited collectives: varia, feminist hack meetings, constant, lurk, esc, ooooo

• What is hypha? – a short presentation on hypha, a digital space initiated by Sergiu Nisioi and Anca Bucur, what is it and what we aim with it.

• Meet Rosa! – Rosa is a Raspberry Pi server that will travel to Bucharest, Athens, Graz, and Brussels. When it is not traveling, it can be accessed at this page https://hub.vvvvvvaria.org/rosa/. We will get the chance to meet the server physically and learn how to connect and interact with it.

16:30 – 18:30 – A beginning, a scratch, a breach

During this session we intend to pinpoint the urgent issues of our local collectives and communities, what types of technologies can we adopt to help us organize better, to keep us secured from state or corporate surveillance, and to help us build a safe digital space. Some questions that we’d like to discuss are:

• Which of the following self–hosted services could be useful to our community?

18:30 – Drinks

• drinks to soothe our thoughts


Sunday, April 10

14:00 – 15:00 – Lunch

15:00 – 17:00 – An Introduction to the Internet(work)

17:30 – 18:30 – Encryption, VPNs, Proxy

18:30 – Closing remarks / planning for the future