Mapping the World: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange

Making CommunitySense

This January, however, I ended up mapping the global end of the agricultural spectrum: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange, held in Lusaka, Zambia. It all started with mapping the local: the Tilburg Urban Farming community.

2017 28

Google Tiers Search into the Global, Social and Personal

Alchemy of Change

By connecting Google+ to search, Google is tiering web search into three, very useful, layers: global search, social search and personal search. Connection Technologies Contextual Computing Google Google Search Plus Your World personal search search social search

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Global, Local, Personal


Over the course of the last couple of years I have taken the chance to blog, every so often, about one of my favourite video series that has surely changed the perception of the real impact of the Social Web, not only within the corporate world, but also within our own society as a whole.

Global Mobile Awards

Nancy White

In less than two weeks, mobile leaders worldwide will be gathering in Barcelona for the GSMA Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest mobile exhibition. An important part of this conference is the 17th annual Global Mobile Awards.

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Internationalism is not globalization

Chris Corrigan

What I think needs to change is globalization. Globalization is the mechanism of standardization that makes is possible for capital to move quickly around the world. It is in some ways the antithesis of globalization. The EU was born on the twin pillars of internationalism and globalization. In North America we are entirely helps within global trade agreements with very little internationalization.

2016 17

(Intranets2011) "Global Intranet Strategies and Trends" - Jane McConnell, NetStrategy/JMC

Michael Sampson - Currents

Key points: - This is the first time Jane has been in Australia, but she knows many of the people here, as a result of participation in the Global Intranets Trends annual survey. - Jane showed various models for integrating these different world.

Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips

Portals and KM

On Friday I attended Driving Business Excellence With Formal, Global Networks led by Dan Ranta , Director of Knowledge Sharing, ConocoPhillips. Instead of assuming that technology either was the solution or was irrelevant when creating online communities, senior managers understood that effective global communities required new processes, roles, cultures, and technologies. Last week I attended Forrester's Content & Collaboration Forum 2011.

IBM Global CMO Study: Highlights

Portals and KM

In IBM's  2011 IBM CMO Study  they interviewed more than 1,700 of the world’s most prominent Chief Marketing Officers – face to face – to find out what they feel is important for their success. IBM reported that while Investments in IT have long been the domain of the CIO, this is changing as CMOs increasingly impact IT investments in our changing social and digital world. The world generates 2.5


The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Culture : Culture Reviews The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online By Kevin Kelly 05.22.09 The frantic global rush to connect everyone to everyone, all the time, is quietly giving rise to a revised version of socialism. Wired Home Subscribe Sections Cars 2.0

12 Random Acts of Social Media Kindness Campaigns: World Kindness Week 2012 RAK

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Random Acts of Kindness taps into both, and as November 13th to 20th is World Kindness Week I expect to see social media campaigns based around Random Acts of Kindness, so thought I would highlight a few. What do you intend to do for World Kindness Week?

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Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus


In the last few weeks a lot has been written about whether Google Plus is the ultimate killer social networking site of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or several others, you name it.

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Social Networking's New Global Footprint | Nielsen Wire

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

RSS Contact Us Consumer Health Media And Entertainment Online And Mobile Politics Sports Social Networking’s New Global Footprint March 9th, 2009 Posted in Global , Media And Entertainment , Nielsen News , Online And Mobile | 26 Comments Two-thirds of the world’s Internet population visit social networking or blogging sites, accounting for almost 10% of all internet time, according to a new Nielsen report “ Global Faces and Networked Places.&#

2008 15

KM World 2014: Some Useful Workshops

Portals and KM

KM World 2014 will be held in Washington DC at the Grand Hyatt from November 4 to 7. The Future is already here and evenly distributed among the global members of the Change Agents Worldwide (CAWW) network. This half day workshop shares their secrets: how they work, their values, how they adopt/adapt/ exapt new ways of working with their global team. It is great event.

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The Micro and the Macro of the EdTech World

Jenny Connected

It seemed to me that they presented micro and macro issues being faced by the Edtech world at the moment. Laura took a global perspective, providing evidence for Inequality in the Higher Education landscape, particularly between the global north and the global south.

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Four Principles for the Open World by Don Tapscott #hippie2.0


Now, as you can see from his pitch he gets to talk about 4 different core principles that are influencing rather strongly, not only the business world, but also our societies for that matter. Specially, in the business world.

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My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress

Nancy White

The Mobile World Congress (MWC) last week in Barcelona reminded me of the early days of Comdex. I was honored to serve as a judge for the Mobile World Congress 2011 16th annual Global Mobile Awards in the category of Best mLearning Innovation. The buzz was about Android, security, services, reliability, mHealth, the Microsoft/Nokia partnership, femtocells, NFC, cloud services, mobile money and global opportunities for mobile.

The “Other” Consideration of Collaboration Tools; Welcome to the New World of GDPR

Michael Sampson - Currents

And if you or your organisation does anything with the personal data of European citizens – regardless of where your organisation is located in the world – you need to know about GDPR – the “General Data Protection Regulation” released in May 2016 and due to go into force from late May 2018. Given its wide scope, as the white paper below points out, it would be better to refer to it as the “Global” Data Protection Regulation.

2017 27

A World With No One In Control

How to Save the World

This is perhaps one of the reasons we humans loathe complexity, and try to oversimplify everything so that we can presume and pretend to understand it and control our world. Hertzberg reminds us that back in the 1960s we blamed “the system” for what was wrong with the world.

2013 14

Why We Cannot Save the World

How to Save the World

H ardly a day passes when I don’t hear a cry for us all to work together to do X, because if we do that, everything will change and the world will be saved (or at least be rid of some horrific and intractable problem and hence made immeasurably better). We cannot save the world.

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A world full of knowmads in 2020?

Joitske Hulsebosch

The increasing possibility of working virtually makes it possible for any citizen to become a knowmad working globally. John Moravec was the first to coin the term knowmad in the book Knowmad society. In this Tedtalk John poses an interesting statement about the 'rise of the knowmad'. "

2017 11

NEW ARTICLE: Realizing the Benefits of True Globalization

Partnering Resources

Many organizations say they’re global. Few achieve the benefits of globalization. Their Global Public & Government Affairs (GPGA) division had offices all over the world, but they usually worked independently. The benefits of globalization weren’t apparent.

Student learning in a turbulent age

Jenny Connected

The world is changing and there is a world beyond work. In such a world, the university has explicitly to take on a dual role: firstly, of compounding supercomplexity, so making the world ever more challenging; and secondly, of enabling us to live effectively in this chaotic world.

2015 23

My KM World Session Notes: Carla O'Dell on KM in a 2.0 World

Portals and KM

I am primarily posting my notes from the  2011 KM World  on the  Darwin blog. World, by Carla O'Dell , President - APQC Author, The New Edge in Knowledge. World is the reliance on employees to create, share, rate, and consume content. Some best practice organizations in this area are Conoco Phillips (see Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips ), CSC, and Fluor.

2011 22

“Save the World” Reading List: 2013 Update

How to Save the World

I have deleted many of the works listed in my previous (2008) “Save the World Reading List” and added some explanation of the key learnings from each reading in this shorter list. I suddenly knew it was not my job (despite the name of my blog) to save the world.

Dealing with your slaves and seeing the world

Chris Corrigan

In a complex and interconnected world it is hard to be an activist against things. ” So this is tricky – solving global problems of labour, energy, economics and justice are the very definition of complex problems. In general for large scale global neo-liberal problems, there are three players: governments, capital and markets. ” Will we ever have a world where slavery is abolished?

2014 17

Boeing's New Global Collaboration Tool

Michael Sampson - Currents

Boeing has just announced its new global collaboration tool - the 747-8 Intercontinental. The unveiling comes almost 42 years to the day since the maiden flight of the 747, which went on to become the world's most recognised jetliner and transformed the global travel industry.

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John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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2007 33

Exploring the Divided Brain – Trying to be sane in an insane world

Jenny Connected

Trying to be sane in an insane world (What can we do about the mess we are in? This is the post I wrote then – 28-03-2015: Trying to be sane in and insane world. to arrive in the world. Posthumanism and the MOOC: Contaminating the Subject of Global Educatio n.

2016 11

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Called Facebook “Credit&# it includes a real world component named, rather fetchingly, “App2User&# , which aims to encourage merchants and loyalty programs like Qantas Frequent Flyer points and Flybuys and whatnot to use the Facebook points social media system.

F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change. It’s running a real-time simulation of the world 24/7, creating stories, scenarios, predictions of what could happen next and how a situation might play out. The World Cafe.

2012 36

Systems Thinking and Complexity 101

How to Save the World

Although the incidence of the disease is soaring and globally it seems to correlate closely with affluence and stress, its causes are unknown (and, despite medicine’s hubristic claims, probably never will be known), so we can only treat the symptoms.

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KM World 2014: Some Useful Sessions: Thursday, Nov 6

Portals and KM

KM World 2014 will be held in Washington DC at the Grand Hyatt from November 4 to 7. Above and Beyond KM, Jean-Claude Monney, Chief Knowledge Collaboration Energizer, Microsoft Services, Microsoft, Stan Garfield, Community Evangelist, Global Knowledge Services, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited Author, Implementing a Successful KM Programme; Founder, SIKM Leaders Community, Deirdre Walsh, Jive Software.

Nohria: "Global century of business"

Endless Knots

" In the accompanying video, he says he's just back from a whirlwind trip around the world, looking at business practices. Nohria: "If the 20th century was the American century of business, the 21st century really is becoming the global century of business." " Says he saw "amazing companies and amazing management practices being developed all over the world."

Recommended Resource: Global Intranet Trends for 2011

Michael Sampson - Currents

I spent an hour yesterday afternoon reviewing Jane McConnell's latest publication - the Global Intranet Trends 2011 report. This is the fifth year Jane has surveyed intranet managers on the state of intranets, and thus Jane has a wealth of real world data to aggregate and share.

Global Intranets Survey 2010 Now Open

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jane McConnell's Global Intranet Survey is in its 5th year. We also explore how the internal and external worlds interact. Today intranet managers can no longer limit their job scope to the internal world: our survey can no longer treat the intranet as a purely internal tool.

Global Voices in the top 200 blogs

Joitske Hulsebosch

I've been a fan of Global Voices , since I discovered it. The slogan of Global Voices is: " The World is talking, are you listening ?" and they hope to make information available via blogs all over the world, but particularly in the south more accessible.

What If Everything Ran Like the Internet?

How to Save the World

To answer the first question, the Internet is a “ world of ends “, where the important things happen at the edges — and everything is an edge. And with limited power they would also avoid the pathology that is so endemic in large global corporations today.

2013 38

Why the Metamovement Will Ultimately Fail

How to Save the World

What is unique about the newest US protests (at least since the ill-fated anti-globalization protests of a decade ago), and perhaps the reason why it took so long for them to get media and public traction, is that they are anti-corporate more than anti-government. How the World Really Works

The Metamovement: Moving Beyond Marches and People in the Street

How to Save the World

Mark all ‘underwater’ mortgages down to current market value of property; Student loan amnesty; Extinguish third world and oppressive international debts. How the World Really Works

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The Illusion of Coherence

How to Save the World

They have depended on the desolation of most of the world’s wildlands, the brutal subjugation of most of the world’s nations, and the wage slavery of most of the planet’s people. How the World Really Works Our Culture / Ourselves T hings are not as they seem.

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