Net Generation Articles
Jul 3, 2013
The Agenda’s Pull series puts the focus on how digital technology is allowing us to share information faster than ever before and what that, in turn, means for individual privacy and control of personal information.
Jun 23, 2013
Business strategy guru Don Tapscott forecasts the end of the industrial model and urges companies to embrace digital technology.
Nov 2, 2012
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 took the time to pose tough, timely questions to each other on how social media, intellectual property laws, and generational divides are affecting politics, business, and culture.
Oct 1, 2012
With the internet as a platform the Net Generation will change capitalism as we know it, but not without resistance.
Jun 28, 2012
In this inspiring talk, Tapscott lists four core principles that show how an open world is better.
Jun 26, 2012
Collaboration goes against the hierarchy which is deeply ingrained in our institutional DNA. Transparency is very counter cultural. Throughout history organizations have defaulted towards opacity.
Apr 24, 2012
Feb 28, 2012
Journalists and scholars alike say that digital media support creative expression and peer collaboration; foster technical troubleshooting and computational thinking; and inspire civic engagement, global awareness, and environmental stewardship. As a result, today’s “digital natives” and members of the “Net Generation” are, according to authors like Marc Prensky and Don Tapscott, more innovative, more enterprising, and more fluent with information technologies than the generations before them.
Dec 19, 2011
Don Tapscott presents Macrowikinomics: Rebooting Government for the Networked Age to the U.S. State Department. Don discusses the Wiki Revolutions, WikiLeaks and transparency, government as a platform, collaborative democracy, networked models of global problem...