'Articles by Hazel Henderson'
Don't Be Evil: What's the Matter with Google?
Has Google lost its way?
Why is the organization now funding regressive organizations fronting for the fossilized sectors and legacy incumbent interests holding back the green economy? What happened to the founders' mission of catalyzing a whole-system transition from the fossil-fueled Industrial Era to the cleaner, knowledge-rich, green economies of the Solar Age?
Then there is the organization's misplaced R&D efforts narrowly focused on linear, often trivial extensions of IT, like Google Glass and its privacy implications. Hazel Henderson, a long time supporter of the company recently sold her stock in Google despite holding on to it when it sank below 300.
Global Futurist hazel henderson Launches “Mapping the Global Transition to the Solar Age”
February 11, 2014, St. Augustine, FL -- On Tuesday, February11, 2014, ICAEW and Tomorrow’s Company launched Hazel Henderson's publication 'Mapping the Global Transition to the Solar Age: From "Economism" to Earth Systems Science', at the Chartered Accountants’ Hall, Moorgate Place, London.
The world is facing growing significant challenges which are unique in their complexity, inter-connectivity and global impact. It is increasingly recognized that most of the previous assumptions about solutions for a secure and prosperous future no longer adequately address the immensity of today's questions. In this thought-provoking and agenda-setting publication, [...]
The launch of
Mapping the Global Transition to
the Solar Age
From "Economism" to Earth Systems Science
Hazel Henderson, author
Dr. Armen Papazian Rachel Armstrong and
Tony Manwaring Richard Spencer
4.00pm Tuesday 11 February 2014
Chartered Accountants' Hall, Moorgate Place London, EC2R 6EA
Registration: From 3:30pm for a prompt 4:00pm start and a 6:00pm finish. The event is followed by a drinks reception.Welcome: Richard Spencer, Head of Sustainability, icaew and Tony Manwaring, Chief Executive, Tomorrow's Company
Introduction: Hazel Henderson
Panelists: Leo Johnson, Dr. Armen Papazian, and Rachel Armstrong
We are delighted to invite you to the launch of Hazel Henderson's publication 'Mapping the Global Transition to the Solar Age: From [...]
The Locust and the Bee: Predators and Creators in Capitalism's Future
Author Geoff Mulgan, former top aide to Britain's Prime Minister Tony Blair and founder of the celebrated think tank Demos, earns his spurs as a top-rank, global public intellectual with his latest book, The Locust and The Bee (Princeton University Press, 2013). Mulgan has been watching the evolution of markets, finance and the many emerging models of capitalism with the insights of a policy practitioner and a deeply thoughtful scholar. Author Eric Lowitt's The Collaboration Economy(Jossey Bass, 2013) compliments Mulgan's historical view of how capitalism has evolved into many new forms over the centuries.
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The event will explore how the First Coast can become a green, sustainable region by the year 2040.
Hazel Henderson, author and founder of Ethical Markets Media, said the transition away from last century's fossil-fuel based economy is shifting very rapidly toward solar energy.
Henderson said the Council's Green Transition Scoreboard measures private investments going into green technology all over the world.
Since 2007, $5.2 trillion has been invested.
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