This recorded webinar (5.24.10) introduced participants to how to use this project wiki and other communication technologies to generate the collaborative research outcomes of the program. The use of social technologies and advanced communication systems forms part of the unique aspect of this institute, with goals to maximize collaboration and input from instructors and participants alike, to create peer mentoring networks, and to encourage broader participation in these research efforts.
Introduction, about the institute, deliverables and outcomes, emerging themes framework and research agenda description.
About the team, the clearinghouse, recommended bibliography, bilingual glossary, required readings, dictionary and translation tools.
About the PASI Institute and Workshop Event, the agenda, sessions, abstracts, using the Wiki and commenting, and social activities.
Formation of Working Groups, details about Inauguration, and a few more logistics.
(See also the powerpoint presentation about this PASI for further background.)