Just To Keep You Thinking

“There is no more powerful force to change every institution than the first generation of digital natives. The world, including business, will hinge on a new set of principles” Don Tapscott

“The internet as a noun has become the internet as a verb. It has become a set of conversations. An era in which user-generated content and social networks became the dominant phenomenon” Philip Evans

“The self as we once knew it no longer exists, and I think that an abstract, digital universe has become part of our identity” Abha Dawesar


“Technology is the seventh kingdom of life. And we have a moral obligation to invent technology so that every person on the globe has the potential to realize their true difference” Kevin Kelly

“If you don’t treat humans as special, if you don’t create some special zones for humans – especially when you are designing [or integrating] technology – you’ll end up dehumanizing the world. And what we have done in the last decade is give information [and data] more rights than are given to people” Jaron Lanier

“The greatest task before civilisation at present is to make machines what they ought to be, the slaves, instead of the masters of men” Havelock Elis

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Thank you for registering your group for the Group Presentation Assessment Task (Assignment Four) associated with the course, Information Systems for Service Industries (1220HSL), it is very much appreciated.

As you know, the presentation requires your group to deliver a well-researched synopsis of a specific business trend that will have implications for the sport, event, leisure, tourism, or hotel industries and additionally provide knowledge on how those industries will utilise technology to adapt and prosper in the face of such developments. Your performance in this task is worth 20% of your overall mark for this course.

We wish you all the best with your presentation and we look forward to seeing you on the day. Please notify your tutor well in advance if you are unable to make your registered presentation time.

Talk soon.

Jason, Dale, and Shaun.