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Re: [ba-ohs-talk] Collaboration

* Garold (Gary) L. Johnson <dynalt@dynalt.com> [021224 16:38]:
> Interesting article in Open Magazine at
> http://www.open-mag.com/2042683279.htm
> Enter Michael Schrage, a co-director of the MIT Media Lab, who focuses on
> shared workspaces as absolute precursors for innovation. If you truly want
> to collaborate, you need shared space. The shared space, he adds, becomes
> the medium through which people work and the fundamental source of good
> ideas.
> [...]
> Schrage argues that you are no longer talking to that other person: You are
> talking with the other person through a reference point. This reference
> point becomes the dynamic.    (01)

Garold,    (02)

This resonates for me with the fundamental ideas I see behind the use of
IBIS topic maps as well (perhaps a bit simplified) Wiki web spaces.    (03)

-- Grant Bowman                                <grantbow@grantbow.com>    (04)