As fast as things are changing, they are about to change even faster. Technology is making it progressively easier to access the information, skill, and resources of the crowd. We have already seen how applications of crowd-sourcing technology can provide funding, services, and navigation. Now this technology will accelerate innovation, problem solving and even politics.

We recently had the honor of interviewing the founder of Crowd-sourcing Week, Epi Ludvik. Epi is responsible for pulling together the top crowd-sourcing practitioners in the world and bringing their insights to corporate c-suiters and entrepreneurs worldwide.