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October 28, 2019

One key theme of the meeting that transcended the technologies is that new technologies and uses of them will continue to appear at an increasing rate, but keeping up with technology developments may be the least challenging part of the CIO’s role in the future.

Lynda Applegate of the Harvard Business School (HBS) invited her colleagues to address two key themes relevant to our CIO members: (1) leading change and transformation and (2) managing the future of work and talent.

February 11, 2019

How can we capitalize on these insights on innovation to spread agile approaches beyond software development into other aspects of IT organizations as well as other functions of the corporation?

January 31, 2019

The January APC meeting was a balance between transformation - digital and organizational - and risk management. Digital transformation topics included artificial intelligence at the edge and wearable technologies for employees. APC members explored organizational tran...

October 11, 2018

the theme of disruption to gain business value was evident in many presentations and discussions

One can easily envision future superminds creating far-superior predictions, diagnoses of diseases, and solutions to intractable problems than the smartest humans alone.

Succeeding in today's volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous organizational environment requires a culture that supports innovation, experimentation, and diverse cross-boundary teams.

January 31, 2018

How can companies benefits from robotic process and cognitive automation to gain the triple win of greater shareholder, customer and employee value?

October 16, 2017

Clearly there are things we know about customers (e.g., products and services they buy) and things we don't know about them (but maybe don't have to). We need to recognize that our knowledge might not be correct or complete - and that can impede our ability to...

September 8, 2017

Recently, I posted an article/blog on the Medium platform, titled, "Passwords are Passe" ( in response to an article featured in the Wall Street Journal.  The topic of my post is about the future of pa...