Workshops to plan as business and IT go digital

Focusing on communication, innovation, and community

A Few of the Emerging Careers Enabled by Virtual Systems

 

Big Data Curation - turning data into useful information, industry-specific

Involves:  harvesting, analyzing, interpreting, communicating

 

System Management - administration services, specialized and often remote

Involves:  remote location, security, mobility, collaboration, multi-media, increasing value

 

Collaboration Platforms - enabling productive teams, multi-cultural

Involves:  service provider packages, frameworks, decision-making, leadership, globalization

 

Process Management dynamic documentation, business value management, commitment to quality

Involves:  repeatability, flexibility, adaptability, leadership, competitive response

 

Dev Ops / Containers - organization goals and needs, system development

Involves:  precise analysis and definition, integration, efficiency, speed

 

Automation - work and task analysis, leading-edge technology, intelligent systems

Involves:  speed, cost management, transportation, energy, security, flexibility, security, safety

 

Control Systems - attention to detail, fierce commitment to quality

Involves:  energy, water management, medical monitoring / treatments, public safety, transportation

 

Learning / Training / Certification - commitment to people of all ages and cultures

Involves:  curriculum, knowledge sharing, evidence of expertise, access, cost, teaching skills

 

Environmentpassionate, long-term commitment to preservation and natural science

Involves:  big data analysis, monitoring, orbital science, global cooperation, environmental science

 

Disaster Preparation community relations, consistent and constant vigilance

Involves: political action, coordination, training, public communication, program management

 

Elder Support compassion, long-term commitment, respect

Involves: home/appliance automation, communication alternatives, device customization, entertainment, safety, monitoring, health care, robotics

 

Roboticscreative application, business development, competition, leading/bleeding edge

Involves: automated manufacturing, supply chain efficiency, public policy, medicine, aero-space, safety, infrastructure, companionship, acceptance of high risk/high reward

 

Virtual Organizations globalization, rapid response and adaptability, learning

Involves: disruptive small/big business, education (K-to-PhD), global markets, government (local, county, state, federal), emerging “entertainment”

 

Creative Collaboration market knowledge, differentiation, media integration

Involves: music, art, theater, film, architecture, professional sports, civic planning, global marketing, contract law, talent management (all together and global)

 

Multicultural / Multilingual Collaboration productivity, continuity, profit

Involves: oral and written, sustainable, evolving, both real-time and recorded translation

 

Data Integrity social systems, government stability, national security, profit

Involves: highest level of technical credentials, highest record of reliability, real-time monitoring, event tracking, alerting, enforcing, protecting, credibility, enforcement

 

National Security / Intelligence patriotism, seniority, commitment, global skills

Involves: deep technical knowledge, pattern recognition, quantitative analysis, judgement, patience, interpretation, prevention, appropriate response

 

Property Protection – stewardship, defensive awareness, proactive strategic planning

Involves: surveillance, notification, alarms, controlled response, monitoring, remote control, coordinated planning and training, preventive investment

 

Public Safety - Fire, Flood, Earthquake, Plague, Attack

Involves: information structure management, planning, program management, political awareness, multi-cultural skill, analysis of complex systems

 

Entertainment multi-media, global, high-risk

Involves: shared / virtual technology, short life-span (includes gambling, online games, sports, simulation, competitions, and, yes, porn), high risk, high reward

 

Publication – editing, coaching, marketing, risk management

Involves:  multi-media, multi-channel, interactive, global, subscription,
version management, legal protection

 

Public Safety – Fire, Flood, Earthquake, Plague, Attack

Involves: information structure management, planning, program management, political
awareness, multi-cultural skill, analysis of complex systems

 

Entertainment multi-media, global, fast-changing

Involves: shared / virtual technology, short life-span (includes gambling, online games, sports, simulation, competitions, and, yes, porn), high risk / high reward

 

Young Children Education and Socialization – commitment to families and the future

Involves: collaborative access to education, government and business funding, results tracking and value to the future, government /education collaboration, unending patience

 

Designarchitecture, interiors, clothing, products, infrastructure

Involves:  raw talent, evidence of marketability, translation into value and business goals, long time to payback, short lifetime, small long-tail markets