If in the future factors of production will be accessible to anyone, anywhere. Hardware, software and know-how will be open sourced and constantly grown and adapted by large distributed communities of developers and makers. If all this know-how will be shared online. If finance will be democratized through crowdfunding and peer to peer lending.
How much faster would innovation go? How more efficient would it be? How much more sustainable?
It would certainly be a different kind of society. Ouishare Festival in Paris is about the collaborative economy.
The Barcamper went to take a look at what’s going on at the Fest. It’s going to be the last stop in France and then we’ll start heading north.