Category Archives: Collaborative.Work.Environment

A: Because You Don’t ROWE Q: Why Can’t Tennessee Innovate? [Update]

Why Nashville Companies Are Targeting Tweens For High-Tech Jobs BY ALISSA WALKER | 07-09-2012 See here for news on ROWE in Nashville. Nicholas Holland demonstrates with his ROWE notes. My older ROWE related posts here. # # # # Mar 13, 2012 What good do personal clouds and corporate data hives, aquihires and crowdsourcing to meet your […]

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Community. Innovation. Transformation. Fall 2012 Internet2 Member Meeting, Philadelphia, PA September 30-October 4, 2012

Calls for Participation Listed below are links to a variety of calls for participation for the Fall 2012 Internet2 Member Meeting. Please carefully review the information and requirements for each call prior to submitting a proposal or response. Call for Session Proposals Call for Working Meetings Call for Sponsors Call for Session Proposals The theme […]

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Analyzing and Improving Collaborative eScience with Social Networks (eSoN 12)

Workshop to be held with IEEE e-Science 2012 Monday, 8 October 2012, Chicago, IL, USA Introduction Social networking is profoundly changing the way that people communicate and interact on a daily basis. As eScience is inherently collaborative, social networks can serve as a vital means for supporting information and resource sharing, aiding discovery of connected […]

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Shel Waggener: Internet2 NET+ Needs Partners Building the Education Innovation Platform


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Ben White: Crowdsourcing knowledge on doing business in Africa

Dear Members, The VC4Africa Questions & Answers tool connects you to everything you want to know about doing business in Africa. It is a place for us to solve our problems and to share our own experience and knowledge with fellow members. We invite you to participate as we crowd source an open and accessible […]

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A quick message to the many new distinguished members at ATCA 24/7 by DK Matai

Welcome to ATCA 24/7 Greetings! Welcome and thank you! This international meeting point brings together senior executives from over a hundred countries in a multi-dimensional way. It is a helpful global resource with fast access to new developments, innovations, ideas and talented people particularly in the domains of banking, finance, science and technology. It is […]

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NUANCE: Newsletter of UbuntuNet Alliance: Networks, Collaborat​​​ion, Education: Vol. 4, Issue 11: March 2012

Volume 4: Issue 11: March 2012 NUANCE is a monthly e-newsletter published by UbuntuNet Alliance. Key content is news from, about, or of interest to National Research and Education Networks (NRENs) in Africa. We request and invite you to submit an item before the 20th of each month capturing: News and developments from your NREN […]

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Apparently Cybersecurity is important to the US economy, the Congress learns

H. R. 2096 To advance cybersecurity research, development, and technical standards, and for other purposes. Also, planning related to a national strategy concerning “HIGH PERFORMANCE COMPUTING” and “NETWORKING AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY”, and stuff like IT, Big Data, etc. is worth investing in at a national level. H. R. 3834 To amend the High-Performance Computing Act […]

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One the one hand there’s all this big data and HPC in the cloud while on the other hand there’s all this money in the air, yet LinkedIn still considers management in distributed organizations A NONSTANDARD SKILL. Gallup’s Chairman, Jim Clifton says there’s a Coming Jobs War global in scope and apparently San Francisco thinks […]

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Mike Haywood: Here’s some recent articles relating to the European crisis, extracted from my Banking Crisis Digest

Mike comments at Why Europe’s Banks Trail in Deleveraging Process… Spain in the spotlight as troika returns to Greece… lrish Property Prices fall by 17.8% in the year to February… Banks buy bonds with ECB cash, lend less to firms expand »… ECB Cash Isn’t Reaching Private Sector… Portugal may need […]

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