The Future As Seen By Me In 2010

Well looky here, things one has scanned in eh. (ignore the photo, that's some guy that made some accounting software, not sure what became of him ;) MIKE RIVERSDALE is fuming. The expensive headphones he bought in Sydney three weeks ago have just died. His first reaction is not to randomly spill expletives into his coffee, but to use his iPhone to vent his frustration to his Twitter con- tacts, under the moniker Miramar Mike. "I will also put, 'What should I do?' It's a conversation. I'm reaching out to the people following me." The council predicts hand-held digital devices such as smartphones will rule the world in 2040. They already rule the life of Mr Riversdale, whose company WaveAdept helps businesses adapt - their computing sys- tems to allow staff to work from anywhere - and with anyone. In order of fre- equency, he uses his iPhone to tweet (1136 followers; 8363 tweets since joining), e-mail, make phone calls and use online services, such as checki

Speaking at ... Wellington SharePoint User Group

This should be interesting as I reprise my Webstock 08 8x5 talk for a much smaller audience in a far more intimate environment in front of, what I think will be ostensibly, IT people ...

Held at Microsoft's Wellington office starting 6pm on Wednesday 25th June.

There's me followed by Brendon Ford, CTO of Provoke Solutions.

My details from the Wellington Sharepoint Users Group site:
First session: With a reprise his now legend Webstock 8x5 talk Mike will take you through the fear factor most IT Departments experience when confronted by THAT number ... "2.0"
Presented by: Mike Riversdale

Mike is an advocate and catalyst for organisational change with experience and a passion in "knowledge management" from an on-line perspective. He is also a leading NZ industry speaker, educator and commentator on "sharing information, growing communities and connecting via collaboration".

Mike has over twenty years experience in various organisational sectors operating as a Business Analyst and an Information Architect to enable organisations to embrace technology to achieve tangible business outcomes. He has worked with Australian and New Zealand organisations throughout his professional career.

He is an expert in Knowledge and Information management and focuses on driving key business initiatives within organisations. Mike's knowledge and practice of Agile project and development management complements his key skills.

Also see me at (Google Calendar of all speaking engagements):


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