Future Perspectives

By (author) Chris Yapp

Publication date: 04 Apr 2016

Chris Yapp has blogged for BCS for 6 years on the future of technology and how the economic and social impacts of technical developments may play out. Covering a wide variety of topics including smart cities, the internet of things, big data and privacy, this collection of his articles provides a guide to the opportunities and possible pitfalls of technical progress and how it will change the world we live in today.
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Chris is a Freelance Consultant specialising in innovation and future thinking. He has 30 years experience in the IT Industry at ICL, HP, Microsoft and Capgemini. He has contributed to a number of books on IT, Management and strategic issues, is a frequent public speaker and a Fellow of BCS and the RSA. He blogs on technology futures for BCS.

Ebook ISBN-13: 9781780173313

62 pages

Imprint: BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT

Foreword 
Part 1: Professional 2.0 - Working Life 
Part 2: The web is over - innovation 
Part 3: Data, data everywhere - big data and the Internet of Things 
Part 4: Two sets of footprints? - privacy 
Part 5: 20 librarians in a room - making life better 
Afterword