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May 2013 Blog Posts (13)


eDiplomacy
Wrap Up Address - Speaker Bio

Wrap Up Address - Speaker Bio

Bill Hall - Author of …

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Added by techATstate on May 24, 2013 at 2:09pm — No Comments


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How We Decide - Panelist Bios

How We Decide - Panelist Bios

Behavioral economists have clearly shown that people will often make decisions that are contrary to their best interests and, based on their research, can offer many reasons for these biases and the inconsistent behavior. In recent years, there has been a push to ‘nudge’ people to make better decisions, especially in the design of…

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Added by techATstate on May 24, 2013 at 2:06pm — No Comments


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Ignite Sessions - Speaker Bios

Ignite Sessions - Speaker Bios

During our Ignite Session, we will be offering the audience exposure to six diverse new ideas, concepts, and programs. These will be presented in a series of ignite sessions, which are highly engaging 5 minute presentations with 20 slides set to auto advance for every 15 seconds.…

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Diving Into Data - Panelist Bios

Diving Into Data - Panelist Bios

Facebook processes over 500 terabytes of data each day. More than a half billion tweets are sent daily. And so the volume of data grows. Much of this data is superfluous and is of little value to foreign policy and development experts. But a portion does contain significant information and the challenge is how to find and make…

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Afternoon Keynote Address - Speaker Bio

Afternoon Keynote Address - Speaker Bio

Nassim Nicholas Taleb - Author, The…

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Prediction Markets - Panelist Bios

Prediction Markets - Panelist Bios

Many large corporations such as Proctor & Gamble, Lockheed Martin, Best Buy, AstraZenca, Ford and Chevron are successfully tapping into the wisdom of the aggregate crowd within their organizations by sponsoring prediction markets. But, much of the potential of prediction markets remains unused. The federal government’s first…

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Plenary Panel - Speaker Bios

Plenary Panel: "The Impact of Geo-Economics on Foreign Policy and in the Future" - Speaker Bios

In a globalized, interconnected world flooded with ever increasing amounts of data, economic, political, and security issues are no longer clearly delineated. Issues that, in the past, appeared to be largely economic, today can easily have a major impact on key foreign policy interests. How…

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Perspectives on Moneyball Diplomacy - Speaker Bios

Perspectives on Moneyball Diplomacy - Speaker Bios

Ambassador Marc Grossman - The Cohen…

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Added by techATstate on May 24, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments


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Keynote Address - Speaker Bio

Keynote Address - Speaker Bio

Kenneth Neil Cukier - The Economist

Kenneth Cukier is the Data Editor of The Economist and co-author…

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Welcoming Address - Speaker Bios

Welcoming Address - Speaker Bios

Chris Bracey - George Washington University Law School

Christopher Alan Bracey is a Professor of Law and the Senior Associate Dean…

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Added by techATstate on May 24, 2013 at 10:27am — No Comments


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Tech@State: Moneyball Diplomacy - Agenda

Friday, June 7, 2013

 

8:00 – 8:45 AM

Registration - (…

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Added by techATstate on May 24, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments


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Register Now for Tech@State: Moneyball Diplomacy

Join us at Tech@State: Moneyball Diplomacy, June 7, for a day of stimultating presentations and engaging discussion on how creative data analysis using economic thinking can better inform diplomacy and development.  …

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Added by techATstate on May 15, 2013 at 1:00pm — 1 Comment

Credibility Lab

Mishal Pakistan Launches “Credibility Lab” for Research on Media and Competitiveness

Credibility Lab to adopt the Triple Helix model to develop and launch the Media Credibility Index for Ethical Journalism in Pakistan

Mishal Pakistan launches the Credibility Lab, an initiative to create new frameworks and methodologies to measure current trends and indices on Media Ethics, Journalism Standards, Media Credibility and Rankings to be…

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Added by Puruesh Chaudhary on May 9, 2013 at 9:39am — No Comments

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