Tagged : connected speakers

30 Nov

Tomorrow’s Privacy!

by مينا ناجي

Ask yourself what you thought the term “privacy” meant three years back and your answer probably would have been “fighting spam!”. Now, ask yourself that question once again and your answer most likely will be: Facebook! Everything’s changed. And privacy will keep changing just as the way we access and use data is. ictQATAR recently […]

14 Nov

Don’t Miss “The Future of Internet Privacy”

by Brian Wesolowski

“Almost every time we go online, using our computers or mobile devices, each of us produces data in some form. This data may contain only oblique information about who we are and what we are doing, but when enough of it is aggregated, facts about us which we believed were private has the potential to […]

25 Jan

Wikinomics Author Coming to Doha!

by Brian Wesolowski

So I have hinted about this on Twitter, but it is official – Anthony Williams, co-author of Wikinomics will be coming to Doha as part of ictQATAR’s Connected Speakers Series on March 8, 2010, 6 p.m. at the Ritz Carlton. Wikinomics, and now the follow-up book, Macrowikinomics, are redefining how people are thinking about business, […]

15 Dec

Gerd Leonhard: Media Futurist, Disrupter!

by Brian Wesolowski

Did you hear Gerd Leonhard speak in Doha last week? No?! Well you missed out! Gerd is a media futurist – someone who takes a look at the current media landscape and tries to help businesses and individuals prepare for the future. He was among the first to recognize that the Internet would destroy the […]