judgecorp writes: "British Airways' Ungrounded project proposes to shut 100 Silicon Valley "gamechangers" in a trans-Atlantic plane and ask them to solve the world's tech skills crisis during the 12-hour flight to London. On arrival, the passengers will head into a conference where they will present their ideas to, among others, the UN. The project might be a great idea — or it might be a boost for old fashioned air travel against videoconferencing, and it looks to be solving a very taking a "first world" problem (how to extract talent from the developing world)."
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