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The Ecology of Information Exchanges
Tuesday 1 December - 10.45-12.15, Austria Center Vienna, Hall G on the Blue Level
A session dealing with "The Attention Economy" at IST 98

Discussion forum: questions, background, position statements by speakers
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The move to digital representations of all informational media, their growing accessibility via communications technologies, and the information-processing powers provided by information technology, are delivering a shock, akin to a sudden, brutally disruptive environmental change, to the information exchange ecosystem.

The title of this session is an attempt to capture some of the uncertainty surrounding the following questions:

The speakers at this session will address these issues as the culmination of a process involving the earlier posting of position statements on the Web and subsequent comments made by the public.

Discussion forum: questions, background, position statements by speakers

Contact: Philippe Aigrain

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