Parsons Paris

Parsons Paris.

MobilityShifts: An International Future of Learning Summit - Day Seven

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Composed of a conference, hands-on workshops, project demonstrations, exhibitions and a theater performance, MobilityShifts is a week-long summit in October 2011.  MobilityShifts makes unexpected international connections between the theories of Jacques Rancière and Ivan Illich, learning projects outside the bounds of schools and universities, mobile platforms, and the Open Web.  Stop, reflect, listen, discuss, and build with artists, media scholar, policy makers, students, technologists, teachers, librarians, legal scholars, and learning activists from 21 countries.  
For more information about the summit, visit:

Sunday, October 16, 2011

To view Sunday's schedule, visit HERE

MobilityShifts is made possible by the generous support of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the Mozilla Foundation, The New School (Office of the President, Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts, Parsons The New School for Design, The New School for Public Engagement, The New School for Social Research and The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music), and by the participation of Carnegie Mellon University, Eyebeam Art & Technology Center, Goethe Institut, HASTAC, Japan Society, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mute Magazine, Prezi, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Social Text, The American University of Paris, The University of Pennsylvania, UCSD Sixth College, and The Vera List Center for Art and Politics at The New School.

MobilityShifts will take place in multiple locations throughout The New School campus.


Reservations are required for all events and can be made at:

Admission is FREE to all New School students, staff and faculty.
All non-New School attendees: 
Early Bird Student One-Time Admission Fee: $20
Early Bird General One-Time Admission Fee: $30

Workshops require additional registration at no extra cost.  Please visit HERE to register.

Box Office Information:

Reservations, which are required, can be made at:

Special Needs:

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Email: Jennifer Conley Darling:

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