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How technology is transforming events

Ross Dawson

One of my speaking bureau just asked me to provide them with a few quick ideas on how technology is changing events, as one of their key clients is having an internal meeting to discuss their future use of technology in events. Sophisticated participant technologies such as SpotMe with features such as people radar, meeting recommendations, consensus maps etc. Twitter network analysis of events – what’s possible?

Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

So the Achieving Excellents has four major objectives: - achieving excellence - ensuring equity - promoting well-being - competence We''ve also been partnering with the Council of Directors of Educations (CODE - ''superintendants'') - this boosts what we know about technology and enabling innovations. We also find these technologies are giving students with special needs a new voice, and to connect with their teachers and classmates. So, we see this huge growth in technology.

Four lessons learned from 12 years of blogging

Ross Dawson

It is interesting to look at my posts from October 2002 , in which I reflected on some of the earlier signs of the networks coming to life. The process of putting into words your views about industry developments, technology, the future, or anything else requires you to structure your thoughts. I have long spent more time on Twitter than I do blogging, however they are marvellous complements. Future of media Social media Twitter Uncategorized Web 2.0

New Technology Supporting Informal Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Abstract We often talk about games, simulations and other events in learning, but these technologies support only episodic learning. Equally important are those technologies that provide a context for these learning episodes, an environment where students and interact and converse among themselves. Context Online learning today is beginning to be dominated by developments in games, simulations and related technologies. Implementing the Seven Principles: Technology as Lever.

The inexorable rise of work markets

Ross Dawson

I have been following the rise of online markets for work since Elance was founded in 1999, writing about them in my 2002 book Living Networks and dedicating a large chunk of Getting Results From Crowds to how to effectively manage work markets. Technology has been causing these transaction costs to drop precipitously for years now and the result is we have seen the emergence of work markets in which “individuals trade bilaterally through contracts.”

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Open Education, MOOCs, and Opportunities

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Reusable Learning Resources The initial development of online learning technology began at scale with the development of the learning management system (LMS) in the mid-1990s. Technological systems based on these designs were first developed by the aviation industry, in the form of the AICC specification (Aviation Industry Computer Based Training (CBT) Committee). Additional technologies to support resource discovery and reuse have been developed since then.

Living Networks – Chapter 10: Liberating Individuals – Network Strategy for Free Agents

Ross Dawson

Every chapter of Living Networks is being released on this blog as a free download, together with commentary and updated perspectives since its original publication in 2002. Technology gives the means of production to creative and knowledge workers. *

Happy #GivingTuesday! Help Me Support NTEN!

Beth Kanter

” The first nonprofit technology conference (NTC) was in 2002 in Orlando. I was a coordinator for the Annual Day of Service from 2002-2011, a day where nonprofit techies gave their time and skills back to the community where the conference was hosted. Happy #GivingTuesday!

MOOC Provider Panel: Coursera, Academic Partnerships, Instructure, edX

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I think we’ll see innovations in the technology, eg., Maria: how does the 2002 TEACH act apply to MOOCs? Maria: You must have been monitoring my Twitter stream. Question: Do you think that the current learning technology tools are sufficient to support MOOCs? Rebecca: this is a tricky question where the technology isn’t the driver of the pedagogy and the learning design, we want it to be reversed. Summary of a panel with Maria H.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We share the best processes, experience and methodologies, along with the latest in social technology, to inspire a better way to work.

The Girl Effect – catalyzing positive change | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

World Bank, 2002].)

Presentation to UNCTAD's Advisory Group on "Developing skills, knowledge and capacities through innovation: E-Learning, M-Learning, cloud-Learning"

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

First of all, there is technological access, ranging from power to Internet access, to mobile delivery. This Open Educational Resource is a concept that was identified and named by UNESCO in 2002 or 2003 [1]. source technology. We use technology that developed, but you don''t need to use that. Stephen Downes December 10, 2013 Access I''d like to begin with the issue of access.

Ten years after

Jay Cross

In 2002, ASTD and I introduced a blog, Learning Circuits Blog, about eLearning and networking. For a few years, the Learning Circuits Blog was our learning community’s early substitute for Twitter.

The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

New Technology The development of new technology continues to have an impact on learning. While on the one hand, new technology allows schools and instructors to offer learning in new ways, educators nonetheless continue to face limitations imposed by technology, and sometimes the lack of technology. The employment of data compression technologies has almost been superseded by fibre-optics technology such as lightpath management.

Google: "A place where it simply isn't efficient to act like an asshole.

Bob Sutton

Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP). Center for Work, Technology and Organization. Dorf & Byers: Technology Ventures. Comment below or sign in with TypePad Facebook Twitter and more. Bringing Creativity to Organizations| Bob Sutton|Stanford Technology Ventures. Bob Sutton. About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters. Book Me For A Speech. Brightsight Group. Search. 17 Things I Believe.

Strategy & Business Lists Hard Facts Among Decade's 10 Most.

Bob Sutton

Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP). Center for Work, Technology and Organization. Dorf & Byers: Technology Ventures. 2001 Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap.and Others Don’t , by Jim Collins   2002 Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done , by Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan. Comment below or sign in with TypePad Facebook Twitter and more. Bringing Creativity to Organizations| Bob Sutton|Stanford Technology Ventures.

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Friday’s Finds #25

Harold Jarche

Here’s what grabbed my attention on Twitter this past week. via @cammybean is a 2002 study at Sara Lee by Atos KPMG ( link to translation from original Dutch ) that 80% of learning occurred spontaneously during work [paraphrased]: What surprised the participants at the workshop was that a large proportion of learning was self-directed by workers. via @Socialearning The World Is Open: How Web Technology Is Revolutionizing Education – Curtis Bonk.

Origins of “eLearning”

Jay Cross

2002 Update : I just came upon an article on the web that talks of eLearning in 1997.

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Origins of “eLearning”

Jay Cross

2002 Update : I just came upon an article on the web that talks of eLearning in 1997.

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I'll take gender differences for $800, Alex | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. Technology (7). Dan Pink. Contact. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles. Office Hours. Drive. A Whole New Mind. Johnny Bunko. Daniel H. Pink is the author of four provocative bestselling books about the changing world of work.

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How I use social media

Nancy White

These roots are significant because our patterns of use, our ways of embracing or rejecting technology are grounded in this history. This is true of both the technology and the practices. Now technology enables far more than the discussion forums of the late 90’s.

The big and small of IT

Andy McAfee

technologies. technologies, have drastically reduced the investment required to connect with external constituencies and work with them to create value. When the computer in your briefcase is as powerful as the supercomputers of the not-too-distant past, it’s not too hard to believe that technology is the friend of the little guy. (A So cheap and powerful information technology of all kinds, 2.0 So technology helps both small firms and big ones.

“Complicated” vs. “Complex”

Martijn Linssen

The background: A gentleman who makes a living “reducing complexity” for IT systems keeps running into some of us on Twitter who study complexity. This is why he uses diagnostic technologies to understand its current state. Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software, New York: Touchstone, 2002. Juarrero, Alicia, Dynamics in Action: Intentional Behavior as a Complex System, Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2002.

The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The student of open content licensing will recognize the OPL structure (mandatory attribution with options addressing derivative works and commercial use) is the same structure that Creative Commons employed when it launched three years later in 2002. (To When Creative Commons published its first licenses in 2002, I was relieved. This work – and none of my work in educational technology since – remains my most enduring and popular work on the web.

eLearning Topics

Tony Karrer

When you look at the keywords on the left you see things like: Social Learning (356) Social Media (411) Twitter (725) Google Wave (22) Camtasia (76) Adobe Captivate (71) Social Network (460) Now, the content set in this case are highly skewed towards innovators as compared to the topic sets being used by my past analysis (training conferences). That indicates that someone is talking about that year and about twitter in the same content. eLearning Technology.

New Study: When NBA Players Touch Teammates More, They and.

Bob Sutton

Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP). Center for Work, Technology and Organization. Dorf & Byers: Technology Ventures. Guided by recent analyses of the social functions of touch (Hertenstein, 2002), we tested two hypotheses. Comment below or sign in with TypePad Facebook Twitter and more. Bringing Creativity to Organizations| Bob Sutton|Stanford Technology Ventures. Bob Sutton. About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups).

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups).

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups).

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We share the best processes, experience and methodologies, along with the latest in social technology, to inspire a better way to work.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We share the best processes, experience and methodologies, along with the latest in social technology, to inspire a better way to work.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We share the best processes, experience and methodologies, along with the latest in social technology, to inspire a better way to work.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We share the best processes, experience and methodologies, along with the latest in social technology, to inspire a better way to work.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We share the best processes, experience and methodologies, along with the latest in social technology, to inspire a better way to work.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We share the best processes, experience and methodologies, along with the latest in social technology, to inspire a better way to work.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We share the best processes, experience and methodologies, along with the latest in social technology, to inspire a better way to work.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We share the best processes, experience and methodologies, along with the latest in social technology, to inspire a better way to work.

The Cloud and Collaboration

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The divisiveness, the factionalism, the disputes and conflicts that have blocked our efforts in the past, we are told, can be effectively overcome using the new technology. Oso, 2009) There is, it seems, a desire to represent this as a collaboration or type of collectivism, "Wikipedia, Flickr, and Twitter the 'vanguard of a cultural movement', an emerging 'global collectivist society.'" 2002). 2002). Shared minds: The new technologies of collaboration.

How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

These roots are significant because our patterns of use, our ways of embracing or rejecting technology are grounded in this history. This is true of both the technology and the practices. Now technology enables far more than the discussion forums of the late 90’s.

Three Mantras

Andy McAfee

To build and manage its customer support community Verizon turned to startup Lithium Technologies, which came out of an online gaming world where people interact constantly with each other and assiduously build their reputations over time. When first deployed subsequent to a reasonably successful pilot in 2002, we faced the issue of who should be “allowed&# to list themselves in the system.