The Digital Age Is Behind Us: The Age Of Networked Intelligence Is Next

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Although Don Tapscott pioneered the term “digital economy” years before major entities such as Google, Youtube, Facebook or Twitter even appeared, it is now used ubiquitously today. The Digital Age was only in its infancy when Don Tapscott wrote The Digital Economy in 1994-95, and now he is reflecting on the last 20 years all the while taking a reality check for the digital age. In this session, Tapscott answered questions about what the current status of the Digital Economy is, what has actually occurred, and where we are headed.

Alexander Rea

Communications & Marketing Intern, Crowdcentric

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