A very busy week in San Francisco at the inaugural West coast
Enterprise 2.0 conference, which has proved very successful so far.
I'll write a longer post after the conclusion Thursday, but for now here's a brief video discussion between myself and Andrew McAfee about his new book, '
which is finally available, and the conference.
' Enterprise 2.0: New Collaborative Tools for Your Organization's Toughest Challenges
We discuss the strengths of the event - the evangelists and middle ranking employee success stories - but also note the need for impressing on senior 'C' suite decision makers in organizations the business value of these modern ideas and associated technologies.
My track with Sameer Patel this week '
Selling the Case for Accelerating Business Performance with Enterprise Collaboration and 2.0 Technologies' is intended to assist employees with making the internal case for budget and resources to roll out collaboration initiatives, and has been well received.
It's going to be interesting to see how this fast moving space has changed and hopefully grown by the time the June 2010 event in Boston is held...