Impakt Festival: Haunted Machines & Wicked Problems

Chair of  this panel on smart objects, animism and digital enchantment 27 October – Utrecht

see a video of the event here

When we talk about the ‘Internet of Things’, the strange animism of connected objects, we talk about magic. If we look at it as a case of ‘other people’s computers in our houses’, then what are we letting in and how do we see what goes out? And what do we lose being part of this network?