Rising Complexities

Posted August 17, 2016 in Cutter Business Technology Journal

Scientific insight, connectivity, computing, and technology have all reshaped civilization. We are officially in a Knowledge-Machine Age that is still going through its angst of childhood while its parent, the Industrial-Information Age, has withered away into senility, no longer able to guide the new child. Even the term "post-Industrial," which denotes the shift from a manufacturing to a service economy, is inadequate here. What we have facing us is the full-blown use of advanced computation driving all things in the economy: from manufacturing to all services.

About The Author
Vince Kellen
Vince Kellen is a Fellow of Cutter's Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies and Data Analytics & Digital Technologies practices, a member of the Cutter Business Technology Council, and a Summit speaker. He is currently CIO at the University of California San Diego (UCSD), a member of UCSD’s Chancellor's Cabinet, and Vice Chancellor and CFO of the UCSD senior management team. Dr. Kellen brings a rare combination of… Read More
Not a member? Gain Access to the Cutter Experts today — register now to read select open-access articles.