20th WORLD DAYS WITHOUT PHONE & SMARTPHONE: From February 3 to 9,2020 - Wikipedia
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20th World Days without Mobile Phone & Smartphone
20 years already! - From February 3 to 9, 2020
The writer Phil Marso, the initiator of the World Days without a Mobile Phone & Smartphone since February 6, 2001, offers an exceptional 20th edition.
This annual meeting, much criticized at the outset, has been reinforced over the years by its unusual design: to provoke a debate of reflection around this communication tool that has turned our society upside down in human relationships.
writer Phil Marso, the instigator of the World Days without Mobile Phone &
Smartphone since February 6, 2001, it is finally decided to found on November
20, 2019 a 1901 association:
Adikphonia is a word coined by Phil Marso in 2013 to replace the word Nomophobia which does not speak to smartphone users.
The Adikphonia association is responsible for organizing the 20th edition.
Phil Marso through Adikphonia offers new challenges without a smartphone every day via the internet. The peculiarity is that they will have to be repeated the next day from February 3 to 9, 2020.
He wanted to extend the subject of the book by a world day without a mobile
phone. He is not against this communication tool.
He proposes a debate of reflection on this object which has disturbed our lives. Phil Marso has never offered to cut his smartphone during these three days 6, 7, 8 February 2019.
This annual meeting is a pretext for a debate about this communication tool. Nevertheless you can do an addiction test: cut 1h, 3h, 12h or more to you to see.
For any interview request please contact us by e.mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Here is the theme for 2020:
" 5G: Promise of captivity ? "
A poster to illustrate this 20th edition can be downloaded from the official website: Mobilou.info.
Phil Marso provides 50 questions to have this brainstorming with students of schools (College, High School)
The official website: Mobilou.info
Phil Marso invites the media to seize his citizen meeting to report, as well as schools to have this debate of reflection February 6, 7, 8, 2019.
Dear media do not forget to mention Phil Marso, the initiator and organizer of this event, as well as the official website: Mobilou.info. In 2018, many media in France did not indicate the source, despite an AFP dispatch.
The media always ask the same
questions each year during the World Days without mobile phone & smartphone:
What happens February 3 to 9, 2020? Where can it be found ?
The writer Phil Marso, the instigator of the World Days Without Mobile Phone & Smartphone since 2001, gives some elements of answers.
This three-day meeting aims to provoke a debate about this communication tool: the smartphone. Phil Marso launches his call with a different theme every year. There is no particular agitation, anti-smartphone demonstration! The author has never been against the cellphone.
February 3 to 9, 2020, the media can carry out reports, the theme: 5G Promise of captivity ?
Phil Marso offers a game "6 challenges without a smartphone to schoolchildren, schoolboys" to do in the playground. It invites school directors, teachers in France and elsewhere to offer this game in the form of volunteering to students.
Of course Phil Marso has never asked to turn off his smartphone for 24h, 48h,
72h. It would be irresponsible given the unemployment rate and people looking
The key is to control your smartphone without falling into a frenzied addiction.
You can send a postcard to Phil Marso to give your impressions on this 20th World Days without Mobile Phone & Smartphone: From February 3 to 9, 2020.
Here is his address:
13 Bd Saint-Marcel
Phil Marso will publish the postcards he has received.
For any interview request please contact us by e.mail:
The 6 challenges without a smartphone
Phil Marso - Monday, January 20, 2020 (Translating Google)
« Tueur de portable sans mobile apparent » Phil Marso – Ed Megacom-ik / 1999
« Braquage de neurones ! Tu meurs ? » Phil Marso – Ed Megacom-ik / 2009
« Adikphonia » Phil Marso – Ed Megacom-ik / 2017
© MEGACOM-IK 2001 / 2020