The second Fòrum d’Innovació was staged on December 21 and featured the participation of John Seely Brown, who gave the presentation: Innovation Is Around the Corner: Learning in the Digital Age.
John Seely Brown is visiting scholar and advisor to the Provost at the University of Southern California (USC) and independent Co-Chairman of the New Deloitte Research Center. He also worked as Chief Scientist at Xerox Corporation and Director of its Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), and was co-founder in the late 1980s of the Institute for Research on Learning (IRL).His interests in research concern:
the impact of globalisation on business
managing radical innovation
- ubiquitous computing
- organisation learning and individual learning
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