Current collective innovation technologies fail badly when dealing with complex problems and large groups. The fundamental challenge, ironically,
is super-abundance: crowds generated so many ideas that it becomes difficult to manage the process and harvest the best ideas.
The Deliberatorium system combines ideas from argumentation theory and social computing to help large numbers of people, distributed in space and time,
combine their insights to find well-founded solutions for complex multi-stakeholder multi-disciplinary ("wicked") problems.
A 10 minute introduction to the concepts underlying the Deliberatorium