In episode #5, Rachel is joined by Alan Pelz-Sharpe, to discuss what the recent COVID-19 crisis has revealed about the technology we use and the technology we build.
Every week Rachel Happe chats for 30 minutes with a new guest – no script, no rules.
Is technology delivering on the promises it has made now that the world is remote first? Will there be a shift from companies building the technologies they want to see and start building the technologies the world needs? Join Rachal and Alan for this fascinating discussion about what the COVID-19 pandemic has revealed about the technology around us.
More about Alan:
Alan has over 25 years of experience in the IT industry, working with a wide variety of end-user organizations like FedEx, The Mayo Clinic & Allstate and vendors from Oracle and IBM to startups around the world. Alan was formerly a Partner at The Real Story Group, Consulting Director at Indian Services firm Wipro, Research Director at 451 and VP for North America at industry analyst firm Ovum. He is regularly quoted in the press including the Wall Street Journal and The Guardian and has appeared on the BBC, CNBC, ABC as an expert guest.