Anthony D. Williams is a best-selling author, speaker and consultant who helps organizations worldwide harness the power of collaboration innovation in business, government and society. In 2007, he authored the groundbreaking bestseller Wikinomics with Don Tapscott and is set to release the much-anticipated follow-up Macrowikinomics on September 28, 2010.
Anthony is currently a visiting fellow with the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto and a senior fellow for innovation with the Lisbon Council in Brussels. Among other appointments, he is also an advisor to GovLoop, the world’s largest social network for government innovators and a founding fellow of the OpenForum Academy, a global research initiative focused on understanding the impact of open standards and open source on business and society.
As a senior fellow at nGenera Insight, Anthony previously founded and led the world’s definitive investigation into the impact of Web 2.0 and wikinomics on the future of governance and democracy. Anthony holds a Masters in Research in Political Science from the London School of Economics and lives in Toronto with his wife and two children.