Most recent Recent Perspectives

4.5 — Lock and Key: In Safe Hands

Duration 29:34

On Trailblazers, learn how we took the early lessons learned from great locksmiths and applied them to the digital era.

Can Studying Social Sciences and the Arts Help Technologists Close the ‘Soft Skills Gap’?

November 18, 2019

Technologists developing cutting-edge AI products may be making incredible breakthroughs—but they may also need to communicate the value of their innovations in a business-savvy manner and possess other soft skills like communication and critical thinking. A blend of AI and emotional intelligence may be the IT skill set of the future workforce.

Building a Digital City for All

November 13, 2019

In its pursuit for innovation, Chicago is considering inclusion from the start. For its smart city efforts to work, government officials and partners are working to include people with disabilities, reading difficulties, language challenges and other barriers on their quest toward digital equality.

Envisioning Progress Made Real in 2030

November 12, 2019

As Chief Responsibility Officer, Christine Fraser gets to witness the remarkable initiatives being led by Dell Technologies through business commitments and the efforts of thousands of team members across the globe. Christine shares her renewed optimism for the future of tech with insights on social impact, diversity and inclusion, ethics and security, and more.

1.1 — Transforming Data Management with John Roese

Duration 24:11

Technology is shifting to a decentralized model – We’ll talk about what you need to know today, including how data management is transforming and how distributed IT infrastructures is paving the way for a multi-cloud environment.

Why Digital Equity Depends on Democratized Data

November 6, 2019

How can data scientists and “virtual government” leaders use data to improve services, make policy changes, and plan for the future when data is missing from the digitally absent?