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Saturday, March 14 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Is the Internet Disappointed In Us?

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The Web arrived in glory and hope. It was going to be a new beginning that let us at last get right our relationships to business, to governments, to media, to one another. Now even many of the early Internet enthusiasts think the Web has recentralized, new authorities replacing the old, and if anything has changed, it's for the worse. But is that true? Are we taking the positive changes for granted? Most important, what are the real opportunities the Internet opens for us? What can we do -- as individuals and in connection -- to take advantage of the gift the Internet has given us?

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David Weinberger

Writer, Harvard University
I write about the effect of the Internet on ideas. I am a co-author of The Cluetrain Manifesto, and the author of Small Pieces Loosely Joined, Everything is Miscellaneous, and Too Big to Know. I am a senior researcher at the Harvard Berkman Center for Internet & Society, and am co-director... Read More →

Saturday March 14, 2015 3:30pm - 4:30pm CDT
Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7

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