How emerging technologies are influencing collaboration

Table of Contents

  1. Summary
  2. Introduction
  3. The changing nature of collaboration
  4. Work spaces
  5. Technology
  6. Conclusion
  7. About David Coleman

1. Summary

Workplaces are changing because of trends like BYOD and gamification. But other emerging technologies are also altering not only what our work and space look like but also how we collaborate on that work.

This piece delves into the different types of collaboration to provide a baseline of concepts. It then examines how emerging technologies like driverless cars, brain science, and 3D printers are being used to further collaboration in the near and far future. These advancements will not only support more and better types of collaboration in the workplace but will also impact where we work, what a workspace is, what we work on (literally), and how we share our work.

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