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  • Minu Eesti mõttetalgud
    1st over 7400 Estonians and intrested others gathered in 527 sites throught the country and overseas to address the topic How to make Estonia a better place to live T he think tanks encourage creative solutions to everyday concerns in society In addition to 409 officially moderated sessions participants can join in discussions via 16 virtual forums and 85 self formed groups 17 brainstorming centres have been created in 12 other countries including Finland Sweden Denmark France the Netherlands Luxembourg Czech Republic Georgia and the United States The aim of the brainstorming event is to find creative and effective solutions to Estonia s everyday problems and to find community leaders to implement these ideas Organisers of the event hope that two kinds of ideas will be generated on the brainstorming sessions Many practical solutions are generated so that local communities can start implementing them immediately More comprehensive ideas are created which need more social contemplation debates and planning The carry through of these ideas will require the collaboration agreement and coordination of different social groups Debates on this kind of ideas will begin once the experts of the My Estonia analysis team have regrouped the broader ideas into thematic groups

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  • Minu Eesti mõttetalgud
    many brainstorming sites received more participants than initially registered This impression is backed by statistics as pre registration number 7400 grew to over 11 000 persons during the day First impressions from think tanks are positive According to think tank leaders people were active to propose and discuss various topics to make a better Estonia During discussions many initiative groups were formed on the spot Some committed to meet regularly

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  • Minu Eesti mõttetalgud
    participants will be able to join in via virtual space Brainstorming centres have already been created in Finland Sweden Denmark France the Netherlands Luxembourg Czech Republic Georgia and the United States Centres in Latvia and Australia are in the works Last May more than 50 000 people joined forces to clean up illegally dropped rubbish from the Estonian forests and countryside This year up to 100 000 people are expected

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  • Minu Eesti mõttetalgud
    for the brainstorming bees have thus far cost 898 307 kroons which includes training for project managers information sessions for workshop leaders organizing of an inspiration conference wages of paid staffers and communications costs Thus far the project has been funded by the National Foundation of Civil Societyand by Eesti Telekom My Estonia budget for 2009 totals 3 2 million kroons The media campaign alone would have cost 4 2 million kroons according to current prices which all of the media channels have not charged Without partners this type of project would be simply impossible said project coordinator Eva Truuverk I am glad that during these times that are also so difficult for businesses they find it possible to care and to make contributions for the betterment of Estonia According to a budget prepared in the intital phase of the project the overall costs were estimated at 8 86 million kroons My Estonia brainstorming bees on May 1st will be taking place in 400 idea worshops throughout Estonia The brainstorming bees will give people who care about Estonia an opportunity to get together in discussion groups to quickly find solutions for issues which the participants feel are vital The issues

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  • Minu Eesti mõttetalgud
    will be held also in My Estonia web environment and in brainstorming chambers outside Estonia Chambers based on personal initiation where discussion is possible without group leaders prepared by My Estonia committee are also welcome The themes of brainstorming are prepared by Estonia s best social scientists and specialists with different backgrounds There are 18 social themes To predispose finding the solutions all the questions under discussion have to begin with word how The coordinator of My Estonia Eva Truuverk emphasizes that the purpose of brainstorming is not just finding great ideas but also understanding that it is possible to realize most of the ideas now and with our own hands We all have noticed aspects that could be improved Every now and then it may seem that good idea can t be put into practice because of the lack of utility Now this is the place where citizens should come together find the solution to the problem and fix it by working together Then the result may be even better than the idea started with Truuverk added The Head of Analysis Committee of My Estonia Ain Aaviksoo says that the brainstorming will not end in the evening of 1st of May it is rather the beginning of real actions Two kind of ideas will come up in those brainstorming sessions First they will come up with hundreds of ideas how to improve local welfare Secondly wider social ideas put together with same kind of ideas finally they will be evaluated by experts Aaviksoo explained Greater ideas need the cooperation of different sectors and they need to be worked through more closely To realize all good ideas we wish to cooperate with all the initiatives deciders and doers state enterprises third sector Aaviksoo assured Registration to brainstorming session My Estonia

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  • Minu Eesti mõttetalgud
    were raised during two separate rounds of group discussions Although the main goal of the rehearsal was to determine what parts of the brainstorming format needed tweaking the practice sessions produced many good ideas for the enrichment of life in Estonia some of which will be offered for implementation According to My Estonia brainstorming project coordinator Eva Truuverk this rehearsal added fresh inspiration for a successful May 1 st brainstorming session While before this we believed that it is possible to improve Estonia by means of a brainstorming project then now we are absolutely convinced of it The brainstorming turned out to be an exceptionally interesting and enjoyable process Even serious matters were discussed in an intriguing manner and with humor and minds working together kept producing excellent ideas explained Truuverk At the end of the rehearsal the participants gave vital feedback to the organizers with suggestions for making the process even more effective For example it became clear that in addition to the heads of the brainstorming centers and leaders of brainstorming sessions the leaders of discussion groups also play a significant roll and that participants offered many suggestions to help them conduct successful discussion groups at the brainstorming sessions According to rehearsal participant Tiina Lokk director of Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival we must realize that we need to be responsible not just for our deeds but also our thoughts Once Estonians can speak of a sense of responsibility for their thoughts we can be certain that Estonia is moving toward a better more positive society The power of collective thought is vast that is why on May 1 st we will be thinking of our Estonia with our hearts said Lokk Let s get it done My Estonia will bring together 100 000 participants on May 1

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  • Minu Eesti mõttetalgud
    now cover pretty much all of Estonia In some jurisdictions there has even been discussion over whether it might be better to have one larger workshop rather than many small ones On the other hand it may be better to have even more workshops so that it would be easier for people to find themes that suit them without having to travel far from home said Käbin Currently additional official idea workshops and workshop leaders are being sought in larger cities especially Tartu and Tallinn More team leaders are also needed in Ida Virumaa Lääne Virumaa Läänemaa Pärnumaa and Põlvamaa Team leaders should be persons with experience in public speaking and leading of large groups Their function will be to arouse enthusiasm and lead the way to fruitful ideas In April they will receive training in Open Space Technology method for implementing the brainstorming bee Local dynamos who care about the good of their community and who wish to make Estonia better are being sought for workshop leaders The My Estonia brainstorming bee idea workshop leaders will essentially play the role of a party host someone who opens the doors in the morning and looks after the welfare of the

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  • Minu Eesti mõttetalgud
    EST RUS ENG FIN Home News Brainstorming day Idea bank Deed bank Projects Contact Minu Eesti Моя Эстония My Estonia Send to a friend

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