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Web of Ideas: Is the Web Changing the Nature of Leadership?

with David Weinberger

It’s easy to find business and political leaders. But who are the Web’s leaders? Although the big online collaborative projects have nominal leaders, they play a very different role than do traditional CEO’s. The Web seems to be providing an alternative to the notion that business leaders are people imbued with special traits. In fact, Some of the traits and roles of traditional leadership are now becoming properties of the network itself. What effect might that have on leadership off the Web? Is online life so different that political and business leadership will continue unaltered? Come to an open discussion…
Past Event
Wednesday, Dec 5, 2007
Time
2:36 AM - 2:36 AM