Innovation Communities

White Paper The Great Technology Take-up

In his foreword of the white paper ‘The great technology take-up’, Don Tapscott makes the case for collaboration, co-creation and a new set of business principles. Tapscott, among others known as the author ofWikinomics looks at …   Read more

Don Tapscott Moves Into The App World

Don Tapscott is making the digital leap. Tapscott is a management guru, consultant and the author of 14 books, which mostly discuss technology and how the digital revolution is changing society. His latest venture embraces …   Read more

Governing The Web And Everything Else

Representatives of more than 190 governments begin a profoundly important 12-day closed-door meeting in Dubai on Monday to hammer out how the Internet should be run and who should pay for its operation. Read the …   Read more

Discovery Learning is The New Higher Learning

Encyclopedias, record labels and publishers were once in the business of producing unique content that generated big revenues. All are being bludgeoned by the digital age that brought abundance, mass participation, democratized production and the …   Read more

Governing The Web And Everything Else

Representatives of more than 190 governments begin a profoundly important 12-day closed-door meeting in Dubai on Monday to hammer out how the Internet should be run and who should pay for its operation. The International …   Read more

Economist Interview Don Tapscott on Nation States

Don Tapscott discusses the nature of global networks and why they are better equipped to deal with problems like climate change and nation states. Watch the interview on The Economist.

Ctv National News Interview Internet Age Problem-solving

CTV News, Canada’s national news broadcast interviews Don Tapscott on his latest app, New Solutions for a Connected Planet. Watch the full interview on CTV News.

Making it Through The Storm

GOLDMAN SACHS’S latest shrewd investment was in sandbags and back-up electricity generators. As Hurricane Sandy approached New York, the bags were stacked around its headquarters. It was one of the few offices in downtown Manhattan …   Read more

Clay Shirky Interviews Don Tapscott on The Atlantic

Clay Shirky, a widely published authority on the Internet’s effects on society, and Don Tapscott, an author and adjunct professor at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, are two of today’s …   Read more

Philanthropy in The Age of Networked Intelligence

As we enter the networked age philanthropy is going through a profound change. This has big implications for fundraisers and donors alike.  In the old model, not-for-profits sought funds from individuals and institutions. Donors were …   Read more