I came across two conferences:

Crowdsourcing” is a new term for me although it’s been defined in 2006 by Jeff Howe. However, is it something new? Is it different from open communities? With my little curious, I found: Jeff Howe’s presentation, What is Crowdsourcing video and Crowdscourcing 1-5 by microengagement.

The key ideas behind are:

  • open call
  • undefined
  • sharing
  • participation
  • online communities