Serendipity as an information encountering experience

Your Own Home via Zoom OR

As an information scientist, Erdelez has spent more than 30 years researching information encountering (IE), also known as the serendipity of bumping into interesting and useful information. In her talk […]

Enabling Creativity through Community Building

Fresh Consulting 811 SE Stark St #300, Portland, OR

After being let go from her first studio design job, Jena Nesbitt took a chance and attended an event that changed her life. She realized what she was missing in […]

The Serendipity Social

White Owl Social Club 1305 SE 8th Ave, Portland, OR

CHIFOO invites you to join us at the White Owl Social Club for a casual meet and greet as part of an exploration of Serendipity in our 2023 lecture series. […]

Getting to Organic Intelligence (Hybrid Event) – with Robin E. Way

Fresh Consulting 811 SE Stark St #300, Portland, OR

In stark contrast to the dramatic impacts that Artificial Intelligence may have on the tech industry, there is an alternative path to deriving true insights from data that we call “Organic Intelligence.”
Organic Intelligence is all about math and computers applied to data to tell a story about the human experience. If we could only understand Organic Intelligence better, then its cousin AI won’t seem quite so mysterious or ominous, and we could understand it better.