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Happy Holidays and Happy New Year: 12 Highlights and 12 Predictions

December 27, 2011 - 0 Comments









As 2011 draws to a close, I am enjoying the holidays, reflecting on 2011, and wondering what 2012 will bring in the New Year. 

12 Highlights for 2011

  • Cisco Partner Highlights 2011 
  • IACP Community Policing Committee Visits Cisco 

  • Citrix Synergy 2011 

  • Cloud Computing World Forum London
  • Chambers Keynote at Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) 

  • CiscoLive! 2011 
  • Connected Justice
  • Telework Initiative
  • IACP Community Policing Awards Reception  

  • Public Services Summit
  • National Town Hall
  • Santa Brings High Tech Holiday Cheer

As we head into the new year, it’s interesting to predict what 2012 will bring.  I found this interesting set of 12 predictions for 2012 from futurist Ross Dawson and future think-tank Future Exploration Network

  • Ten speed economy
  • Crowd work
  • Privacy vanishes
  • Institutions in question
  • Consumer heaven
  • Cyberwar
  • Everything social
  • The new luxury
  • Reputations exposed
  • New interfaces
  • Polarization
  • Transformation not apocalypse

What are your predictions for 2012?

Happy Holidays and Happy New Year!

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