Compiled Tweets: March 2012

March 2012 Tweets: Knowledge Management, innovation, startups

by Madanmohan Rao
KM Consultant and Author http://

Climate change, resilience and knowledge sharing in Asia (ADB)  #KM

Oliver Marks: The corporate learning shuffle  #KM

Knowledge Management & Social Business: The New World of Work  #KM

Knowledge management key to successful implementation of Kenya’s Vision 2030 initiative  #KM and online citizen activism: the next big thing in cyberspace?

Godfrey Parkin: South Africa: The Rise of the Sentient Enterprise

MIT Technology Review: Kenya’s Startup Boom

Maya Rahal: African Startup Launches SMS Marketing Platform For Businesses

Munya Chiura: Crowdsourcing gaining momentum in Africa

Talent grab: How top companies are managing Africa’s skills shortage

Outsourcing: Got A Mobile Phone? Soon You Might Be Able To Earn Money As A Doctor

#Apps from Africa at 6th Annual Mobile Premier Awards in Barcelona

New #app competition encourages technology entrepreneurs in Kenya

The Atlantic: Africa’s Amazing Rise and What it Can Teach the World

Africa’s ICT Entrepreneurs – On the Brink of the Long Summer of Love

Omidyar Network and ACCION Invest US $3.2 Million in Mobile Transactions International

Apps for Africa Competition: Afrosilicon team named winner

Hamadoun Toure: How mobile broadband can transform Africa  (CNN)

Forbes: Africa’s Hottest Tech Startups: Twinpine

Mobile application entrepreneurs from India making millions

Accel Partners on Internet startups in India

Forbes: How Crowdsourcing Is Tackling Poverty In The Developing World

2012 #Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA)

African telcos call for #innovation

Thanks to all speakers/attendees/sponsors/partners for a terrific #Innovation Africa Digital Summit — see you all in 2013! #IAD2012

Creative Sparks: bootstrapping local innovation is the discussion. #IAD2012 (@ Sheraton Addis) [pic]:

Kicking off shortly in minutes: the 10th annual #Innovation Africa Digital Summit, in Ethiopia!  #IAD2012

Al Jazeera: African innovations – Homegrown advancements drive Africa’s tech revolution

The Hub movement: Setting fire to African ideas

Kenya Plans ‘Silicon Savannah’ to Build on Tech Growth

ToGather.Asia: Crowdsourced funding for Asia

How #crowdfunding is reshaping philanthropy

Crowdsourcing Week Asia 2013 to be held in Singapore

“Think Big” Ignite 2011 business plan competition, Brunei

Looking forward to my two-day workshop on #innovation management in Brunei!

Want to design the cover of the first ever “Singapore Proverbs” book? Contact SingaporeProverbs @ gmail .com !!! #crowdsourcing

Stephen Denning on 20th/21st century thinking: Has Goldman Sachs become the dumbest firm in the world?

Now available on Amazon: the book “NetChakra: 15 Years of #Internet in India”

Economist Intelligence Unit: Ranking of most competitive cities in the world (capital, business, talent, visitors)

Jungle Ventures plans to gain ground among Indian #startups

Rocky Agrawal: How to pitch your #startup at conferences

As mobile tech thrives in Boston, #MobileMonday expands  #startups

Charles River closes $375M to invest in mobile and software #startup companies

Steve Blank on the Era of the Lean #Startup

Keynote Launches ‘Three Screen’ Startup Shootout Index

#Startups struggle to keep their sites speedy on PCs, phones, and tablets! (VentureBeat)

Lessons learnt from mobile #startups in DEMO Asia: Aim big; be disruptive

Austin works to become hub for mobile Internet industry #startups

Another European Carrier Goes VC: Orange Partners With Publicis, Iris In $400M Fund

San Jose preparing to roll out new, free #Wi-Fi network throughout downtown

#SXSW Interactive Accelerator finalists (mobile #startups)

Drew Boyd: What an Innovative Culture Looks Like

Video: Robert Wolcott: How Can Large Corporations Incorporate Social #Innovation?

Global Intrapreneurship Forum 2012: May 27-28, Bahrain  #innovation



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