Come join our fun and useful discussions on key trends, innovations, problems, sustainability, and social responsibility. Work with and on new tools, practices, ideas and projects. See the future and seize the present. Grow your network of supportive, future-oriented friends. Mini potluck & meet-and-greet starts at 5 PM - please bring snacks and drinks to share!
THE INFORMATION TSUNAMI - Welcome To Life After Mass Media, by Robert Tercek. We're in the middle of a seismic shift from mass media to two-way media, and it's wreaking havoc on traditional advertising, marketing, retailing and even manufacturing. This presentation explains the phenomenon in terms that every attendee will appreciate and understand. If you are overwhelmed by information overload, or if you're puzzled by reports of Big Media's decline, or curious about where the new opportunities in the information economy, don't miss this lecture. Attendees will learn about the emerging mobile-social-location nexus, the new value control points in the mobile ecosystem, and new technologies that will unite the virtual and real worlds.
Robert Tercek is the most prolific creator of interactive entertainment in. His career is marked by milestones: the first multichannel television in , the first multimedia games on computers, the first multiplayer Java games on the Web, the first interactive television shows, and the world's first video programming on mobile phones. Tercek has co-founded five companies, and he previously served in executive leadership roles at Sony Pictures, MTV and OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network.
Future Salons are monthly educational, activist, and social events, focused on existing or emerging scientific, technological, entrepreneurial, or social change topics and projects worthy of your help and attention. We also cover critical-thinking, management, and personal change topics, and occasionally longer-term scientific and philosophical topics. Our goal is to make our rapidly changing world more fascinating, manageable, profitable, and positive-sum for all of us. We strive to be both doing-action-project oriented, and thinking-idea-prioritizing oriented.
About the Future Salon Network: http://www.accelerating.org/futuresalon.html
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Future Salons are produced by SeaLight Enterprises. They are monthly educational and networking events, focused on existing, emerging and futuristic scientific, technological, entrepreneurial, or social topics and projects worthy of your attention and support. We also cover critical-thinking, sustainability, social issues and occasionally longer-term scientific and philosophical topics. For more information on Futurism please visit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Futurist.
We bring expert speakers from around the world and open discussion around their topic. Our goal is to make our rapidly changing world more fascinating, manageable, profitable, understandable, and positive for all. We strive to be both doing-action-project oriented, and thinking-idea-prioritizing oriented.
Come join our fun and useful discussions on key trends, innovations, and challenges. Work with and on new tools, practices, ideas and projects. See the future and seize the present. Grow your network of supportive, future-oriented friends.
The Future Salon Network was initiated by John Smart: http://www.accelerating.org/futuresalon.html