Tech Leaders Today
About This Show
The “Tech Leaders Today” podcast, hosted by Cassie Crossley, is a weekly interview show with technology executives and leaders in the I.T. and R&D domains. We discuss the topics of people attraction/retention, technology initiatives, and current technology trends. The audience includes technologists interested in the work and behaviors of their fellow technology leaders.
Most Recent Episode
028: UX, IoT, and Blockchain with CEO Karl Smith of Paradigm Interactions Inc.
Karl Smith is an inventor of open network IoT3 UbiNET which he has patented and a holistic transformation consultant more involved with how humans have to deal with technology than the technology itself. Karl Smith is also former Global Head of Mobility User Experience at Accenture and Partner (founder), Global Head of Digital Design at Wipro Digital, current Chairman of the Human Centered Design Society and has relaunched or launched Design as a USP in several global enterprises. Karl has always been fascinated by how technology can augment the lives of humans, his desire was not to build things that humans already do but to find out how technology could evolve all human experience. He is still looking for the Gene Roddenberry future today where humanity pulls together and projects all of us the next stage of evolution. Transformation is at core of this evolution; he’s highly engaged in Ubiquity or the IoT as it is a gateway point. At heart, Karl is an inquisitive person, unashamed of failure provided he learns and by learning continues to discover unexpected solutions and delightful experiences for clients and users alike. Social Media Connections http://youtube.com/channel/UCpl16k7HzbAy9wipwBKarGw http://twitter.com/userexperienceu http://uk.linkedin.com/in/karlsmith2 http://lanyrd.com/profile/karlsmith2/ https://soundcloud.com/karlsmithhcd/ https://plus.google.com/+KarlSmithUX http://karlsmith.info/blog/ http://karl-smith.com/speaking/blog/ Organisation Connections http://human-centered-design.org/ http://ucduk.org/ Commercial Connections https://www.crunchbase.com/person/karl-smith http://paradigm-interactions.com/ http://ubi-net.us/