Jun 21, 2011

Has the Industrial Age Finally Run Out of Gas?

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/conference/ideas_economy_information Don Tapscott, author of Macrowikinomics: Rebooting Business and the World, argues that the hierarchical institutions of the industrial age are over, and that new models of participatory communication will usher in greater transparency and collaboration. The Ideas Economy: Information is a fresh look at knowledge management for the information age. The Economist will bring together theorists, strategists, and innovators who understand how to harness data to create value and advance individual, corporate, and social good. 

To view the full version of any video featured in this playlist, visit: http://fora.tv/conference/ideas_economy_information 

Don Tapscott is one of the world's leading authorities on innovation, media and the economic and social impact of technology. He is an internationally sought writer, consultant and speaker on business strategy and organizational transformation. His clients include top executives of many of the world's largest corporations and government leaders from many countries. Mr. Tapscott has been named one of the 50 most influential living management thinkers in the world by Thinkers50. The influential Washington Technology Report called him the most influential media authority since Marshall McLuhan. He is the author of several books, including Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything. His most recent book is Macrowikinomics: Rebooting Business and the World.

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