Category Archives: presentations and talks

Towards the future of higher education economics

Yesterday a group of us presented on the future of, well, everything.  Brilliant people spoke to the future of the book, of food, and of work.  In contrast, I gave a short presentation on the future of higher education economics. … Continue reading

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The future of everything: a workshop in December

Next month I’m hosting a day-long workshop that takes a deep dive into the future of education.  NERCOMP is handling the logistics, while a great list of people do most of the presenting. Participants will explore the future of the book, … Continue reading

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Towards the future of technology for education: my NMC keynote

On June 16th I gave the closing keynote to the New Media Consortium’s annual conference.  It was a big talk, with tons of images, ranting, and ideas crammed into a very busy hour. It meant a great deal to me … Continue reading

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Live from the conference floor of the New Media Consortium

Today we’re holding a Future Trends Forum in an unusual way: live from the New Media Consortium’s conference.  I’ve invited a clutch of brilliant folks from the event to discuss their observations and presentations.  This will take place from 2-3 … Continue reading

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The latest in digital storytelling: an NMC conference presentation this morning

This morning I’m offering a workshop on the latest developments in digital storytelling, at the New Media Consortium’s summer conference. Here’s the description: Digital storytelling has come a long way in just a few short years. This session surveys the … Continue reading

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The robot storyteller: automated creativity at the NMC conference

Today I’m presenting on “The Robot Storyteller”, my second session at the New Media Consortium annual conference.  Here’s how the program describes things: How will the growing world of automation impact the ancient human practice of storytelling? This session showcases … Continue reading

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Build your own scenario: an NMC workshop today

Today I’m leading a workshop on scenario construction at the New Media Consortium’s summer conference.  Folks will learn about scenarios, how to make and use them, then build several. All materials are in this Google Doc.

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