Advocating for harnessing the disruptive power of technology

Big Data, Disruptive technology, Social Entrepreneurs, Uncategorized

Thanks to Katherine Milligan for highlighting how technology catalyzes behavior change that improves impact on a scale that matters.
Three ways to harness the disruptive power of technology

  1. Harness social entrepreneurs as source of disruption
  2. Procurement is power
  3. Overhaul the way we see data

“…much of public sector not aware of all disruptive technologies & business models developed, therefore, don’t make the link to radically improve government.”
“…extremely difficult to break into government funding sources because the procurement system is set up to favour traditional approaches rather than disruptive technology…”
Read Katherine Milligan, Director & Head, Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship full article.