Manifesto for a human-led transformation

When I joined the corporate world, there was no Facebook, Twitter or Uber. Despite everything w When I joined the corporate world, there was no Facebook, Twitter or Uber. Despite everything we can hear, see or read about the future, it will not be governed by artificial intelligence, data or silicon. Our collective destiny is…

Crowd in React Europe

We were at React Europe

One of our lead developers, Aryan Yazdani, heads to React Europe conference in order to learn about the latest in the React world

vTaiwan : making citizens the key to public debate

A critical perspective on the cogs and performance of the vTaiwan system Unmanned vehicles, Airbnb rentals, privacy rights, online sale of alcohol, Uber transport services – these are just some of the topics covered by the vTaiwan system since its launch in 2014. In each case, institutions of this East Asian country were able to…

5 communities to transform your organisation

This article is not a tribute to the benefits of collaboration or an effigy of the collaborative approach. It is an alternative vision of what we call “transversality”, or the intangible lines that need to exist and be reinforced between different boxes in a company’s organisation chart. Recently a new client with a strong culture…

Large Group seeks Collective Intelligence Director

This is not a real job offer, yet. But, I predict this kind of job description will soon start appearing to cover new responsibilities within large public and private organisations. To continue on from the ideas I set out in ‘The CEO is Dead. Long Live the Collective Intelligence Officer“ in Usbek & Rica, I’m…

SAFARI: a pioneering approach to collective intelligence for Société Générale

From December 2017 to February 2018, 11,500 employees at Société Générale in Africa, spread across 18 subsidiaries, were invited to take part in an internal strategic debate – SAFARI, for Société Générale AFricA Rise – via the Assembl platform, powered by bluenove. Let’s take a closer look at this innovative adventure in collective intelligence. 1) THE STAKES The…