Sometimes it just feels right.
The assignment was to plan, design and facilitate the Idea Week at Hyper Island in Stockholm. In short, we ran a massive training + a massive real case idea process + a massive presentation day, working with an important and ugly issue, namely Domestic Violence or more exactly, on how to stop it.
250 Fresh Hyper Island students in Stockholm and 150 equally fresh students in Karlskrona giving it their best for four days (and for some the weekend in-between)
Raise awareness, support and donations for the IRC’s work against domestic violence focusing on developing countries. How can we reach many with a limited budget?
Our Assignment at Hyper Island:
1. To introduce a modern framework and methodology for idea production, selection and enrichment of ideas.
2. Facilitate the whole thing from A-Z including 38 presentations on day four.
Media coverage and internet buzz:
Massive use of the #IRCthinkIN hashtags for Tweets, Instagrams and Viddy etc.
The Think-In site
An open facebook group
Articles in Forbes, Mediapost and Forbes again.
A total of 52, 30sec videos+presentations describing different creative ways to try and put at stop to Domestic Violence. Samples below: