Posts Tagged ‘higher ed’

Higher ed’s inequality problem

Posted: September 16, 2016 at 4:11 pm, Last Updated: September 16, 2016 at 4:21 pm

In June I had the pleasure of presenting at the Future Trends Forum, an event organized by the Bankinter Innovation Foundation (the Foundation, on whose board I server, is a leading think tank on innovation based in Madrid). The topic of the forum was Inequality and Technology, that is, how technology could contribute to solve rather than […]

DisruptED

Posted: April 27, 2014 at 6:25 pm

According to the Oxford dictionary, to “disrupt” something is to interrupt it “by causing a disturbance or problem”. It can also mean to “drastically alter or destroy the structure of something”. At the ASU+GSV Summit on innovation in higher education earlier this week, I wondered whether the many entrepreneurs, venture capital investors, software engineers, service providers, consultants, and attorneys gathered in sunny […]