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Live from Malcolm Gladwell's Speech at Discovery, Innovators' Summit

We are live blogging the keynote speeches at Discovery 2009 and the Innovators' Summit. On Sept. 18, best-selling author Malcolm Gladwell is the keynote speaker for both Discovery 2009 and Innovators' Summit. His speech runs from 2:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Discovery 2009 and Innovators' Summit: Malcolm Gladwell

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Nascif Abousalh-Neto wrote:

Stephen Few blogged about the conference and this particular keynote speech at http://www.perceptualedge.com/blog/?p=621

Choice quote for me was: "The problems that we face today, both big ones in society like the current health care debate and smaller ones like strategic business decisions, do not exist because we lack information, but because we donâ t understand it. They can be solved only by developing skills and tools to make sense of information that is often complex. In other words, the major obstacle to solving modern problems isnâ t the lack of information, solved by acquiring it, but the lack of understanding, solved by analytics."