Internet Week 2009

Beyond Facebook: How Will Today's Students Use the Web of Tomorrow?

As part of Internet Week New York 2009, findingDulcinea partned with Gotham Media Ventures in hosting and moderating a collaborative panel featuring several thought leaders in education and the Web from the New York-based Fourth Story Media, Qwidget and Unigo; the San Francisco-based GulliverGo; and the Palo Alto-based Inigral. Panelists examined the ways students will be using and influencing the Web over the next few years. Our panelists were:

Among the questions addressed:

  • How will students be getting the best information online?
  • How will they use the Web to tailor their college experiences, including study abroad, coursework and jobs?
  • How are students using the Web in innovative ways for research, travel and communication?
  • How are new Web sites addressing students' needs?
  • What can Web businesses do to serve the 16-22 age group?
Watch specific segments of the video via this YouTube stream:

Or watch the panel in full via Ustream: