Imagining Technology Futures – part 1

Technology is moving so fast, we tend to forget that the internet has only been available to us for less than 20 years. And technologies such as Wikipedia and eBay, which are now such an integrated part of our lives, had not even been imagined.

Most of us have had the opportunity to witness in astonishment the way technology has changed the way we interact with others, build relationships, conduct business and connect us to places we could only read about in books.

The future generation of internet and social computing will see any number of new trends develop that will influence how we interact with others.  There are a few new technology trends that are likely to come our way which I’ll cover in follow up posts.

More on this topic later …

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Author: Kate Carruthers

Kate Carruthers is Chief Data & Insights Officer for UNSW Sydney, and is also an Adjunct Senior Lecturer in the School of Computer Science & Engineering. She is certified in information security and is currently undertaking postgraduate studies terrorism and security. Kate has extensive experience in senior roles in ICT, marketing, data and digital; and is a member of the NSW Government’s Data Analytics Centre Advisory Board. Kate is currently working at the intersection of data analytics, AI, ML, privacy, cyber security, and data protection.