It is a great pleasure to share with you the Springer CCIS 112 proceedings of the Third World Summit on the Knowledge SocietyaaWSKS 2010aathat was organized by the International Scientific Council for the Knowledge Society, and supported by the Open Research Society, NGO, (http://www.open-knowledge-society.org) and the Int- national Journal of the Knowledge Society Research, (http://www.igi-global.com/ijksr), and took place in Aquis Corfu Holiday Palace Hotel, on Corfu island, Greece, September 22a24, 2010. The Third World Summit on the Knowledge Society (WSKS 2010) was an inter- tional scientific event devoted to promoting the dialogue on the main aspects of the knowledge society towards a better world for all. The multidimensional economic and social crisis of the last couple years brings to the fore the need to discuss in depth new policies and strategies for a human-centric developmental process in the global c- text. This annual summit brings together key stakeholders of knowledge society dev- opment worldwide, from academia, industry, government, policy makers, and active citizens to look at the impact and prospects of it information technology, and the knowledge-based era it is creating, on key facets of living, working, learning, innovating, and collaborating in todayas hyper-complex world.aThe SMS scavenger hunt a#39;forcesa#39; us to go to a particular place to solve a problem . ... knowledge is being gained because we have to be there physically to observe and think to find an answer to the questiona. ... Using a free application such as Whatsapp would allow us to monitor the message quickly and cut down costsa.
|Title||:||Organizational, Business, and Technological Aspects of the Knowledge Society|
|Author||:||Miltiadis D. Lytras, Patricia Ordonez De Pablos, Adrian Ziderman, Alan Roulstone, Hermann Maurer, Jonathan B. Imber|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2010-10-06|