Intelligent Systems: Can Technology Be Optimized For Lifelong Learning?

Intelligent Systems: Can Technology Be Optimized For Lifelong Learning?

By Stan Rosenschein Most Americans consider themselves Lifelong Learners (Horrigan, 2016). In most cases, what is meant is career development or personal development in the broadest sense.  If we look at a narrower type of Lifelong Learning — “Serious Informal...
Interview with Minerva Tantoco, First CTO of NYC

Interview with Minerva Tantoco, First CTO of NYC

Minerva Tantoco is currently the Chief Operating Officer of The Common’s Project Foundation and was the first-ever Chief Technology Officer of New York City. She has been paving a path of innovation since the beginning of her career working on artificial...
Webinar: Why is Cyber Security So Elusive?

Webinar: Why is Cyber Security So Elusive?

About the Event July 7, 2021- 6PM EST In these advanced times, why is cybersecurity still an Issue? Cyber hacking crimes are shocking the world daily, from the rampant unemployment identity theft in California, and the recent and extensive ransomware hack to a major...
Work Disrupted: Don’t Make Me Go Back to the Office!

Work Disrupted: Don’t Make Me Go Back to the Office!

By Danielle Brody How to work from home forever. I’ve gotten pretty comfortable working from home for the past year. But, with more people getting the vaccine, it seems like there is an end in sight to COVID-19 taking over our lives. This means many of us might...
Disrupted Professionals

Disrupted Professionals

by Danielle Brody Comics about the realities of working, networking, and learning from home It’s hard to feel professional when I haven’t stepped into an office in months. Like many people across the world, I’ve been working from home for nearly a year. I can do my...
The Death of the Central HQ and the Birth of the Flexible Economy

The Death of the Central HQ and the Birth of the Flexible Economy

By Ginger Dhaliwal Covid-19 accelerated the move toward flexible work and digital transformation seemingly overnight. Companies had to create a digital workspace for a remote workforce through the use of collaboration tools like Slack, Zoom, MS Teams and Webex. In the...
Webinar: Tech Disrupts the Unbanked — and Underbanked

Webinar: Tech Disrupts the Unbanked — and Underbanked

Event Details April 7, 2021Disrupting Finance: The Unbanked and Underbanked in NYC11% or 350,000 people in New York City are unbanked (have no bank account) and a further 22% or 700,000 people are underbanked. This lack of access to financial services for the most...
Fear and Courage

Fear and Courage

By Tom Morris Fear is a Feeling. Courage is a Choice.Fear is a normal emotional reaction to threat or danger. It can be sudden and surprising in its intensity. Or it can be sneaky, almost hidden, and equally unsettling in its power.We don’t choose our emotions—at...