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How The Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Going To Change The Lives Of The Bottom Billion
Mar18

How The Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Going To Change The Lives Of The Bottom Billion

The blockchain is coming—and it’s going to create huge benefits for the world’s poorest people, from financial access to property rights to controlling their identities writes Ben Schiller in his interview with Don and Alex Tapscott on Fast Company’s Co.Exist. “We believe that blockchain technology is a powerful tool for creating global prosperity,” says Alex Tapscott, who co-authored the forthcoming book Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business, and the World with his father, Don Tapscott. “We’re seeing a big problem where the world economy is growing unabated, but fewer and fewer people are benefiting, and we think blockchain could hold solutions to that.” Read the blockchain interview on Fast...

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Rethinking Learning for the Networked Age
Feb18

Rethinking Learning for the Networked Age

Don Tapscott, Canadian business executive, best-selling author and new media theorist, speaks about rethinking learning for the networked age at the sold-out ChangSchoolTalks 2016: Experiential Learning in Action event hosted at Ryerson University on February 17, 2016.

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Could Blockchain Technology Disrupt Uber, Airbnb?
Jan26

Could Blockchain Technology Disrupt Uber, Airbnb?

Don Tapscott, author of “Blockchain Revolution,” says that the technology underlying Bitcoins could be used to disrupt the likes of Uber and Airbnb. He spoke with WSJ’s Charles Forelle at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Photo: Getty...

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Should Banks Fear or Embrace Blockchain Technology?
Jan26

Should Banks Fear or Embrace Blockchain Technology?

Banks should welcome rather than worry over the technology behind Bitcoin, says Don Tapscott, author of “Blockchain Revolution.” Mr. Tapscott talks to WSJ’s Charles Forelle at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Photo: Getty...

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Don Tapscott on Digital Disruption
Apr13

Don Tapscott on Digital Disruption

On a recent visit to China, Tapscott, who recently released the 20th anniversary edition of The Digital Economy, talked to CKGSB Knowledge about what the future has in store for us and how we can cope with the disruptions caused by technology. Read the full interview with The Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business...

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Keynote Address: Emerging Issues NC
Feb18

Keynote Address: Emerging Issues NC

Don Tapscott was the keynote speaker at the North Carolina Emerging Issues Forum. The forum featured some of the world’s top thinkers about the future to speak on the state of innovation, from business to education to health. Don spoke about trends in the innovation economy and the importance of Millennials. “I think that the digital age is moving so quickly, it’s kind of getting beyond our capacity as individuals, institutions and as a society, to comprehend it.. . It’s affecting every grandparent and it’s now affecting little children who have access to this technology. So it means we all need to step up and take personal responsibility, ensuring that we all control the technology and it doesn’t control...

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