Writer, researcher, public speaker, consultant, IT Industry Analyst with nearly 30 years of experience in software development and research - helping firms around the globe make better use of technology for business benefit. Starting in 1982 my employers included the State of Massachusetts, Boston University (1983), Cullinet Software (1985), Arbella Mutual Insurance (1989), the National Council on Compensation Insurance (1992), Giga Information Group (1997) and Forrester research (present).
Areas of Expertise
Applications Software Development, Applications in the Year 2020
An idea worth spreading
You can't control the future of the world but as an individual you can influence your path toward the future. The power inherent in a large group with a common purpose really can empower you to change the world.
I'm passionate about
I'm curerntly working on a vision of the business world in 2020, and what that means to software development. I also help firms assess their current IT capabilities and design for future change.
Talk to me about
What does the business worl look like in 2020 and beyond? How will new and existing technologies disrupt status quo? Who are the big winners and losers?
People don't know I'm good at
Building home theater furniture, riding motorcycles, home repair, beach-bumming, self-induced wasabi-torture
My TED story
I'm hoping to network with forward-thinking colleagues on the future of business, and how technology will be reshaped by that change and shape some of that change.