Help Us Name the Seasteading Book (and win $100, a signed copy, and an acknowledgement!)

February 1, 2011 by

Following the lead of [Bryan Caplan’s crowdsourced book title](, we’d [like to get ideas for the title of the Seasteading book]( We’re reasonably settled on “Seasteading” as the main title, but we need a subtitle which is exciting gets our central message across. Continue reading

TSI Engineering Strategy Survey Results

May 27, 2009 by

We’ve completed our analysis of the responses to our community strategy survey, [originally posted here]( Thanks to all of you who took the time to respond! Continue reading

Help Us Plan Our Strategy!

May 14, 2009 by

Here at TSI, we’ve been thinking a lot about how to improve our strategy. We recently published a [strategy document]( and a [vision timeline](, but these are only the beginning, covering things at a very high level.

We also want results sooner. Our current timeline & strategy describe modest achievements — a prototype seastead built, a successful ocean-based business operating — by the end of 2010. We’ve been thinking in recent weeks that we can, and want to, do better. Continue reading

Poll on 2009 Conference and Ephemerisle

February 10, 2009 by

This year we are starting conference work much earlier, so it will be bigger and better and less rushed. Also because Ephemerisle is a major, major undertaking which requires tons of coordination and planning.

We are working on the dates for these events, and we need your input. Please [fill out this poll]( (And there will probably be more polls to come as we continue to fill in the details. After all, the conference is for **you**, so we care what you want!) Continue reading

Seasteading Socials poll

January 28, 2009 by

We have [a poll up about our bay area socials]( Continue reading

Poll on TSI online presence

January 8, 2009 by

Liz has posted [a poll about our online presence and ways of communicating]( on the seastead LJ community, please fill it out! (You don’t need an LJ account to do so). Continue reading

Name for an agglomeration of seasteads

May 5, 2008 by

We need a good name for a collection of seasteads attached together to form a village or city.  "A pod of seasteads" (like a group of whales) has been suggested, but I’d like to hear your ideas.  "An independence of seasteads"?  We could take the name from my proposed festival: "An ephemerisle of seasteads".

Or if one is pessimistic, perhaps "A target of seasteads" :).

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