Recent Discussions

  • Does the Government really believe that security cooperation can be imposed? by Christopher Wilson, Ottawa, 14 January 2016I recently came across news reports (Globe and Mail, 8 Jan.2016; and Ottawa Citizen 14 Jan. 2016)) suggesting the Liberal government is ...
    Posted Apr 3, 2016, 1:36 PM by Chris Wilson
  • The Charade of Leadership by Christopher Wilson Ottawa, 17 September 2015At last someone is willing to speak honestly about what’s behind the curtain. Referring to the upcoming leaders’ debate on the economy ...
    Posted Jun 8, 2016, 7:54 AM by Chris Wilson
  • The Election as a ‘Phoney War’ by Christopher Wilson, Ottawa, 15 September 2015Andrew Coyne of Postmedia suggested (3 September 2015) that we’ve reached the end of the ‘phoney war’ part of the election campaign ...
    Posted Apr 3, 2016, 1:25 PM by Chris Wilson
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Recent News

  • Australia to Make Blockchain Voting App a Global Democratic Movement Rebecca Campbell, The CoinTelegraph, 2016-06-30While Russia is testing an e-proxy voting system based on a distributed ledger, Australia is launching a Blockchain voting app in hopes ...
    Posted Jul 17, 2016, 3:02 PM by Chris Wilson
  • Intelligent Governance by Gilles Paquet & Christopher Wilson, IPAC, Toronto, June 2016Current governance principles and practices are misaligned with the realities of the modern world. Striking this ‘right fit’ between knowledge, resources ...
    Posted Jul 1, 2016, 8:44 AM by Chris Wilson
  • Big brother is really watching By Ethan Chiel, Fusion, 29 April 2016This face recognition company is beginning to cause havoc in Russia—and it could come to the U.S. soon.Last month, a ...
    Posted Jun 8, 2016, 6:54 AM by Chris Wilson
  • European leaders call for ‘immediate’ open access to all scientific papers by 2020 By Martin Enserink, Science, 27 May 2016In what European science chief Carlos Moedas calls a "life-changing" move, E.U. member states today agreed on an ambitious new open ...
    Posted Jun 8, 2016, 6:39 AM by Chris Wilson
  • How Blockchain Technology Will Disrupt Financial Services Firms by Barry Libert, Megan Beck and Jerry (Yoram) Wind in Knowledge@Wharton, May 24, 2016All industries are seeing rapid displacement, disruption, and, in extreme cases, outright destruction. The financial ...
    Posted Jun 8, 2016, 6:34 AM by Chris Wilson
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New Media Links

  • Complexity and the Shift in Western Thought by Brian Arthur of the Santa Fe Institute 27 April 2015Arthur reviews the transitions of scientific knowledge and the modern shift from the paradigm of linear, rational thought of ...
    Posted Jul 1, 2016, 1:48 PM by Chris Wilson
  • eJournal of eDemocracy and Open Government The e-Journal of e-Democracy and Open Government (JeDEM) provides researchers and practitioners the opportunity to advance the practice and understanding of eDemocracy, eGovernment, eParticipation. The journal aims to ...
    Posted Feb 2, 2014, 8:54 AM by Chris Wilson
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Cool Videos

  • The Future of Intelligence In this talk given during Nobel Week in 2015, futurist Ray Kurzweil explores the exponential development of the history and trajectory of advances in computing and Information technologies to project ...
    Posted Jan 24, 2016, 7:36 AM by Chris Wilson
  • The Future of Cyber Threats Aspen Institute, Jun 17, 2015You are looking at a threat that is expanding in every single dimension,” said President Obama's Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Advisor Lisa Monaco ...
    Posted Jun 22, 2015, 8:22 AM by Chris Wilson
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Recent Files

  • The Dawn of System Leadership.docx   37k - Jan 18, 2015, 2:19 PM by Chris Wilson (v1)
  • The Internet will make governments unrecognizable.pdf   873k - Dec 27, 2013, 11:37 AM by Chris Wilson (v4)
    ‎The Internet will make governments unrecognizable ‎
  • The Open Data Economy.pdf   2364k - Dec 5, 2013, 6:39 PM by Chris Wilson (v2)
    ‎Creating value from otherwise unused government data‎
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