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Rapid Sensemaking Framework

The rapid sensemaking framework is a set of tools designed to facilitate human conversation, ideation, reasoning, and decision taking at increasing scale by operating across common chat platforms and protocols


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Philip Sheldrake

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Gyuri Lajos

$185 USD since Jan 2020

Christina Bowen

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Philip Sheldrake


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Gyuri Lajos

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Status Update and Thank you to the early backers!

Thank you to early backers of the Rapid Sensemaking Framework!The early work on RSF has been so far by myself, Connor Turland, Robert Best, and Pegah Vaezi. We have accomplished a few things recently. One, we migrated our servers over to...
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Published on January 31, 2020 by Connor Turland


The goal with the Rapid Sensemaking Framework is to open the flood gates of participation  for people to come together and make sense of, and move forward on wicked problems. This happens best when talented facilitators host and frame conversations. In order to make this possible, we are building plugins for a growing suite of chat tools and applications, and extending the framework. Each new type of accessibility brings a whole other demographic of participants into the mix, bridging in their vital ideas, and perspectives.

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