My Keynote At Mesh: Growing Communities And Adding True Scarcities

from the have-fun-with-it dept

A bunch of folks have been asking for video from my keynote talk at the excellent Mesh Conference, and here it is (and if you really want to download it, there's an iTunes link as well). It's also embedded below if you click through. The whole thing is an hour, but split into four separate videos. The first two are my presentation and the second two are the Q&A that followed:






It was, as always, lots of fun to do. Also, I met tons of great, wonderful, interesting and fascinating people at the event. Interacting with people is always the best part of these things. Thanks to everyone who came out -- and a special thanks to the Mesh Crew: Mathew, Rob, Michael, Stuart and Mark who have created something really special with the Mesh event and who are each amazing individuals as well.

Also, since people were quizzing me about it later: I actually do "memorize" the presentations and what's coming next. I don't see what the next slide is before I bring it up and no (as two separate people asked me...) I did not have a little device in my ear telling me what was coming next....

Filed Under: business models, economics, keynote, mesh, scarcities
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    cram, 12 Apr 2009 @ 9:33am

    I wish Mike had convinced the MESH organizers to put up videos of the conference on Youtube. They could have directly reached hundreds of millions of users without paying a dime for the broadcast!

    Jan

    "Scarce goods aren't able to be duplicated, infinite goods like information are. It just isn't to hard to understand."

    Would credit card information qualify as an infinite good? If it does, then that's one example of an infinite good that, if duplicated, leads to a loss to the "owner." I'd like to know what your take is on this.

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