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It’s time to exert governance over the the Global Tech Leaders!

Nearly 20 years ago, in my research work I and colleagues identified the IT platform companies as implementing a radical new business model that would be profoundly transformational in many dimensions, in terms of potential for astonishing levels of growth, … Continue reading

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Terrorism requires new thinking about Technology in Society

The abominable attacks in the UK, France and Germany are clearly unacceptable; but the responses of both security services and political leaders are completely inadequate to these types of threat. Today we hear that one of the London Bridge attackers … Continue reading

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Technology and Society – Problem or Opportunity

In economics Kondratiev waves (or supercycles) are cycle-like phenomena in the modern world. [1] Initially identified in 1925 as major economic cycles by Nikolai Kondratiev, Joseph Schumpeter suggested in 1939 naming the cycles “Kondratieff waves” in his honor. The theory … Continue reading

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Remembering Lawrence Wilkes – SOA Pioneer

I am deeply saddened to report that my long-time business partner and friend Lawrence Wilkes has passed away after a short illness. I first met Lawrence 30 years ago when I joined James Martin Associates (JMA) in Wimbledon. Lawrence was … Continue reading

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