November 17, 2006
Mashups from the future: TripPlanner & XCRI
Given the trend towards commodification of higher education courses, general globalization, and the history of backpacking and gap years... how about this as a mashup from (say) 2012? (Thanks to Jim Farmer for the 'date-your-predictions" hint...)
(images used from (c) AirTreks trip planner)
StudyPlanner: Do an exciting round-the-world trip, and save on expensive western course fees at the same time!
(Of course, all the journeys may have to be made by solar zeppelin or something by that point given oil and energy trends..)
More future thinking from the CETIS Conference.