[LINK] CFP: eDependency

Kim Holburn kim at holburn.net
Fri Nov 12 22:19:47 AEDT 2010

Bled - awesome.

On 2010/Nov/12, at 2:03 PM, Roger Clarke wrote:

> The annual eConference in Bled (Slovenia) is here:
> http://www.bledconference.org/index.php/eConference/2011


> Many corporations and government agencies are now heavily dependent 
> on IT, and have no fallback mechanism available in the event of 
> unavailability for an extended period of the Internet, of the 
> corporate network, or even of the electricity supply.  This has given 
> rise to the notion of Critical Information Infrastructure.

It's not just IT though is it? :


> Nine meals from anarchy - how Britain is facing a very real food crisis 
> By Rosie Boycott
> Last updated at 1:41 AM on 07th June 2008
> The phrase 'nine meals from anarchy' sounds more like the title of a bad Hollywood movie than any genuine threat.
> But that was the expression coined by Lord Cameron of Dillington, a farmer who was the first head of the Countryside Agency  -  the quango set up by Tony Blair in the days when he pretended to care about the countryside  -  to describe just how perilous Britain's food supply actually is. 

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