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Vint Cerf: How ‘internetworking’ became THE INTERNET

By iiijadmin / November 26, 2014 / Comments Off on Vint Cerf: How ‘internetworking’ became THE INTERNET
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  ‘New Narratives: Innovation for Jobs’ is a series by i4j (Innovation for Jobs) and the GPA exploring perspectives on important topics that will impact the future of work, jobs and employment. About i4j: (iiij.org/i4j) Innovation for Jobs conferences bring together individuals from the public and private sectors to discuss the changing economy. “We engage … Read moreVint Cerf: How ‘internetworking’ became THE INTERNET

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i4j DC Paris Report: How To Disrupt Unemployment

By iiijadmin / November 22, 2014 / Comments Off on i4j DC Paris Report: How To Disrupt Unemployment
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“HOW TO DISRUPT UNEMPLOYMENT” i4j DC OCTOBER 13-14 2014 the national academy of sciences, washington dc, u.s. organizers: vint cerf and david nordfors, google / iiij i4j PARIS SEPTEMBER 6 2014 u.s. embassy, hotel de talleyrand, paris, france organizers: stefano scarpetta and david nordfors, oecd / iiij How can innovation  disrupt unemployment and create meaningful … Read morei4j DC Paris Report: How To Disrupt Unemployment

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Horizontalism: Why Innovation is Becoming the Introduction of New Common Language

By iiijadmin / November 8, 2014 / Comments Off on Horizontalism: Why Innovation is Becoming the Introduction of New Common Language
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We can not innovate faster than we can introduce new shared language. This is hard logics, it needs no analytics to be proven true. Because every innovation needs a name, so we can refer to it, a definition so that we know what it is (or isn’t) and a narrative so that we can relate to it. Otherwise … Read moreHorizontalism: Why Innovation is Becoming the Introduction of New Common Language

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i4j Request for Comments: Defining Where New Jobs Come From

By iiijadmin / November 3, 2014 / Comments Off on i4j Request for Comments: Defining Where New Jobs Come From
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By Robert Cohen, Ph.D., Economic Strategy Institute i4j DC – Innovation for Jobs Summit, October 2014 The table here below shows competing stories about the current technological transformation and how it will create jobs. The second column summarizes the position of Brynjolfsson and McAfee in “The Second Machine Age”. The third column offers a new … Read morei4j Request for Comments: Defining Where New Jobs Come From

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Why Innovation For Jobs?

By iiijadmin / November 1, 2014 / Comments Off on Why Innovation For Jobs?
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Vint Cerf and David Nordfors share ideas about the future of jobs and the i4j Innovation for Jobs Summit. A video made by Johnny Boston, award-winning film producer.

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What is i4j?

By iiijadmin / October 27, 2014 / Comments Off on What is i4j?
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  ‘New Narratives: Innovation for Jobs’ is a series by i4j (Innovation for Jobs) and the GPA exploring perspectives on important topics that will impact the future of work, jobs and employment. About i4j: (iiij.org/i4j) Innovation for Jobs conferences bring together individuals from the public and private sectors to discuss the changing economy. “We engage … Read moreWhat is i4j?

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Hugh McGrory: An Emphormatic Approach To Employment #i4jDC

By iiijadmin / October 22, 2014 / Comments Off on Hugh McGrory: An Emphormatic Approach To Employment #i4jDC
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By Hugh McGrory, Chief Innovation Officer, CultureShock Comment from i4j DC Current strategies and processes around employment (and education) are heavily skewed in favor of logical, mathematical and linguistic capabilities to the detriment of other awarenesses: musical/rhythmic, visual/spatial, bodily/kinesthetic, interpersonal, intrapersonal and naturalistic. Whether we see these as distinct types of intelligence or as abilities and … Read moreHugh McGrory: An Emphormatic Approach To Employment #i4jDC

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Governments Need Policies Combining Innovation and Jobs

By iiijadmin / September 1, 2014 / Comments Off on Governments Need Policies Combining Innovation and Jobs
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This piece was written ahead of the i4j Paris Summit, co-organized by OECD, Google and IIIJ in September 2014. Governments need policies combining innovation and jobs, but it’s challenging to spend funds from employment budgets on innovation. Finance ministries want to know “when” and “how” the jobs will be created. Today, there are few models for … Read moreGovernments Need Policies Combining Innovation and Jobs

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PEW: AI, Robotics, and the Future of Jobs

By iiijadmin / August 11, 2014 / Comments Off on PEW: AI, Robotics, and the Future of Jobs
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The Pew Institute has published a nice report on “AI, Robotics, and the  of Jobs”. The report is a long series of quotes by innovation gurus answering the question if AI and Robotics will be replacing jobs. The outcome is 50-50. It’s a good read. The narrative of innovation and jobs is finally taking off with rocket … Read morePEW: AI, Robotics, and the Future of Jobs

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HOW TO DISRUPT UNEMPLOYMENT

By iiijadmin / July 23, 2014 / Comments Off on HOW TO DISRUPT UNEMPLOYMENT
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Some say all jobs may be automated. Perhaps next thing consumption will be automated, too, and then we are really in trouble. Seriously, something does not make sense with this way of thinking. Instead, innovation may disrupt unemployment. With a new mindset that appreciates the value of people, innovation can drive unemployment ‘out of business’. … Read moreHOW TO DISRUPT UNEMPLOYMENT

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