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Friday, March 2

  1. page home edited ... [Need to update this, sorry! edsonm] Michael Edson is a strategist and thought leader at the …
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    Michael Edson is a strategist and thought leader at the forefront of digital transformation in the cultural sector. Michael Edson is co-founder, Associate Director, and Head of Digital for the Museum for the United Nations – UN Live, a new institution currently being envisioned for Copenhagen, Denmark and locations throughout the world. Michael was formerly the Director of Web and New Media Strategy for the Smithsonian Institution, the world’s largest museum and research complex, based in Washington, DC. Michael is a Salzburg Global Fellow, a Fellow at the Getty Leadership Institute; a Presidential Distinguished Fellow emeritus at the Council for Libraries and Information Resources (USA); and the founder of the Openlab Workshop initiative, a solutions lab, convener, and consultancy designed to accelerate the speed and impact of transformational change in the GLAM sector. Michael is an O'Reilly Foo Camp alumni and he was named a "Tech Titan: person to watch" by Washingtonian magazine.
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    I'm the co-founder / Associate Director / Head of Digital at the newly forming Museum for the United Nations – UN Live.
    More info/background about my move to UN Live here.
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    Tumblr: usingdata.tumblr.com
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-edson-6582291
    email: usingdata [at] gmail [dot] com
    Bio - - at the bottom

    Photo Lars Lundqvist, CC-BY-NC
    Recent Work
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Wednesday, February 28

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    Michael is a Salzburg Global Fellow, a Fellow at
    If you need a picture of me you can use this (2018) {edson-headshot-2018-C7P_1677.jpg} , this {mpe_courtyard.jpg} , this {michaelEdson_credit_Geert_van_den_Boogaard.jpg} (credit Geert van den Boogaard, 2010 for this one), this (CC-BY, Lars Lundqvist), or this (CC-BY Sebastiaan ter Burg), or this {mikeProfilePhotoVisby_2 portrait.jpg} (another CC-BY Lars Lundqvist)
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  2. page home edited ... [Need to update this, sorry! edsonm] Michael Edson is a strategist and thought leader at the …
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    [Need to update this, sorry! edsonm]
    Michael Edson is a strategist and thought leader at the forefront of digital transformation in the cultural sector. Michael Edson is co-founder, Associate Director, and Head of Digital for the Museum for the United Nations – UN Live, a new institution currently being envisioned for Copenhagen, Denmark and locations throughout the world. Michael was formerly the Director of Web and New Media Strategy for the Smithsonian Institution, the world’s largest museum and research complex, based in Washington, DC. Michael is Fellow at the Getty Leadership Institute; a Presidential Distinguished Fellow emeritus at the Council for Libraries and Information Resources (USA); and the founder of the Openlab Workshop initiative, a solutions lab, convener, and consultancy designed to accelerate the speed and impact of transformational change in the GLAM sector. Michael is an O'Reilly Foo Camp alumni and he was named a "Tech Titan: person to watch" by Washingtonian magazine.
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Tuesday, February 27

  1. page home edited ... My TEDx talk about it here. I'm writing a book about scope, scale, and speed called The Age o…
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    My TEDx talk about it here.
    I'm writing a book about scope, scale, and speed called The Age of Scale - - read the Foreword here.
    I'm a 2017Salzburg Global Fellow.
    I'm a
    Fellow at
    I'm a Distinguished Presidential Fellow (emeritus) at the Council on Library and Information Services (USA).
    I'm the instigator of the Openlab Workshop.
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Friday, February 9

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    Stuff I'm doing soon
    Master class, The Digital Museum: Possibilities, Challenges, Obstacles, Saxo Institute / The Past's Future project / University of Copenhagen, December 6, 2017
    Salzburg Global Seminar, The Shock of the New: Arts, Technology, and Making Sense of the Future, February 20-25, Salzburg, Austria
    Some stuff I've done recently
    Panel, Institute for Museum and Library Services (USA), National Digital Platform convening, Washington, DC, October 17, 2017
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Monday, January 8

  1. page home edited ... I'm a juror for the MacArthur Foundation's $100m 100&Change initiative. Until recently I …
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    I'm a juror for the MacArthur Foundation's $100m 100&Change initiative.
    Until recently I was the Director of Web and New Media Strategy at the Smithsonian Institution.
    I'm a certified LEGO SERIOUS PLAY ® facilitator, a certified
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    Scrum Master, soon to be certified Lego Serious Play facilitator, and visual
    Twitter: @mpedson
    Tumblr: usingdata.tumblr.com
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Saturday, December 2

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    I'm a juror for the MacArthur Foundation's $100m 100&Change initiative.
    Until recently I was the Director of Web and New Media Strategy at the Smithsonian Institution.
    I'm a certified (but lapsed!) Java developer, certified (also lapsed!) Scrum Master, soon to be certified Lego Serious Play facilitator, and visual artist.
    Twitter: @mpedson
    Tumblr: usingdata.tumblr.com
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