Thu, 24 Sep 2020 01:47:44 GMT Emerging Technologies https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blogs/328359/Emerging-Technologies UPDATED MAY 2020 - This blog will appear monthly from now on. Today, all organizations depend on technological innovation in order to sustain their existence. Analysis of emerging technologies and identification of those technologies with the greatest potential is essential to being prepared for upcoming projects. The objective of this blog is to establish future oriented technology analysis and insights. This blog was established to provide program and project managers with information about these emerging technologies. These emerging technologies have far reaching repercussions for program and project managers. This blog will jump-start the learning process and allow program and project managers to become proactive. A Mind Blowing Technology Breakthrough https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/65884/A-Mind-Blowing-Technology-Breakthrough Tue, 01 Sep 2020 16:13:04 GMT Another technology breakthrough just made the news. It is another one of those technologies you have to read the article two or three times to make sure you got it right. Near mid-August, ScienceDaily.com published a release by Washington University in St. Louis. Their release stated, "Red bric... Nanotechnology Projects https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/65419/Nanotechnology-Projects Sun, 02 Aug 2020 12:34:03 GMT Nanotechnology is the manipulation, creation, production and manufacturing of materials and or extremely small devices at the scale of atoms or small groups of atoms. Nanotechnology taps into the really strange properties and attributes of physics. Yes, once again, like quantum technology the weird ... Please Take My Latest Poll https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/65128/Please-Take-My-Latest-Poll Sun, 12 Jul 2020 15:29:30 GMT Do you believe our work and lives have become overly intertwined with, and reliant on technology? https://www.projectmanagement.com/polls/641265/Do-you-believe-our-work-and-lives-have-become-overly-intertwined-with--and-reliant-on-technology- Another Breakthrough Emerging Technology https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/65000/Another-Breakthrough-Emerging-Technology Wed, 01 Jul 2020 23:15:29 GMT Another amazing piece of emerging technology came into public view a couple days ago. It falls into the category of wearable technology and has brought a WOW response when I have discussed this in my briefing. It is a pair of SMART gloves created by the innovative minds at UCLA. What makes these glo... We've been cursed! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/64659/Weve-been-cursed- Sat, 13 Jun 2020 17:21:21 GMT Recently, TED, the nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas through short talks and discussions contacted me.  I was asked to be the host and moderate one of their discussions. I opened the event with a quote.  The quote – ‘May you live in interesting times’ is said to be the... The Growing Importance of Technology Awareness https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/63913/The-Growing-Importance-of-Technology-Awareness Wed, 06 May 2020 16:37:02 GMT We have entered a period where for program and project managers to be successful, they must be fluent with current technologies and have an appropriate consciousness of emerging ones. One of the top technology strategists I interacted with recently said, “the most dangerous issue we face today... Beware of Internal Competition https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/63815/Beware-of-Internal-Competition Wed, 29 Apr 2020 21:45:21 GMT Internal competition is on the rise!  All must exercise caution given the increasingly high level of internal competition that many organizations have begun to experience.  The Information Technology part of the organizations no longer owns technology.  Today, they may not even be cal... The Growth of Internal Competition https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/63718/The-Growth-of-Internal-Competition Thu, 23 Apr 2020 14:20:06 GMT As if competition was not challenging enough, now we are competing within and throughout our organizations. All must exercise caution given the increasingly high level of internal competition that many organizations have begun to experience.  The information technology (IT) part of the organiza... Autonomous Systems https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/63525/Autonomous-Systems Wed, 15 Apr 2020 16:59:10 GMT Autonomous systems (AS) are another accelerating segment of the emerging technology marketplace in the next few years. The majority of the information under this heading relates to vehicles, but has expanded beyond that! Estimates of the autonomous vehicle (sometimes referred to as self-driving vehi... Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog-post/63384/Machine-Learning-Artificial-Intelligence Wed, 08 Apr 2020 15:51:41 GMT The relationship between the topics of machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) is highly discussed as of late and for good reason.  If you examine the research, whitepapers and articles, the applications space for these two emerging technology areas seem nearly limitless. Some ap...