serendipitous meetings moving into full-on collaborations
BUT! I'd like to redefine incidental collaboration as an operational definition of the small rule-based interactions that people use to move around through & into spaces with each other.
INCIDENTAL COLLABORATION: meeting a colleague from another department, getting excited over the water cooler about each others' work, creating a full-on collaborative project out of that
INCIDENTAL COLLABORATION: playing chicken with someone on the crowded subway stairs