The Big REthink Podcast

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REthinking the world around us

It’s time to rethink everything, to rewrite the rulebook, to expand the stories we’re telling and bring you the brightest minds the tech world has to offer. It’s time for a fresh take on how technology and creativity are changing the way work gets done. This is The Big REthink.

 

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Preparing for New Workplace Trends & Environments: An Analyst Weighs In

August 5, 2020

As the definition of a frontline worker has expanded practically overnight and an unprecedented number of people are working from home, companies’ approaches to mobile deployments have had to transform, too. Analysts, who once made predictions four to five years in the future, are now helping companies enable fluid workflows and prepare for what employees might need in monthly increments instead. In today’s episode, Bryan Bassett, Senior Research Analyst for Enterprise Mobility at IDC, joins host Barry Ross to discuss the balancing act between meeting today’s demand for mobility deployments and assessing what work will look like post-pandemic.

 

Video Analytics & Facial Recognition Tech: What’s AI’s Impact?

July 22, 2020

Starting in the 1960s as a slow-moving, manual technique for measuring faces against photographs, facial recognition technology is now so sophisticated that it can collect thousands of data points in real-time, at scale. That evolution allows consumers to do everything from access devices more easily to breeze through lines at the DMV. But accessibility and scope have also brought new challenges for privacy. On today’s episode, Eric Symon, the director of the Enterprise Process Innovation Center (EPIC) at Panasonic, joins host Barry Ross to discuss the intricacies of facial recognition technology and how AI can improve video analysis.

 

The Critical Role of Technology in the Evolution of Patient Care

July 8, 2020

In today’s world, the work of healthcare professionals comes with unique challenges. To protect the health and safety of both patients and medical staff, patient care has been forced to evolve, coming to rely on technologies that facilitate telehealth and telemedicine. Doctors, physicians and hospital systems have had to adapt to altered workflows and redefined interactions, further ingrained these technologies into “the new normal” of medical care, integral to meeting patient needs. In the debut episode of The Big REthink, host Barry Ross welcomes Dr. Ania Garlitski, cardiac electrophysiologist and co-director of the New England Cardiac Arrhythmia Center at Tufts Medical Center, to discuss this new era of medicine and the critical, evolving role of technology in patient care.

 

Meet your hosts

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Barry Ross

Barry Ross is both a product manager and a product marketer who has developed and marketed technology targeting consumer and enterprise use cases for over 28 years. As one of your hosts, his focus on The Big REthink is how technology is constantly changing the way work gets done across various industries and professions.

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Susan Campbell

Susan Campbell is a tech enthusiast, she’s happiest launching new products & services and trying new things. Named by Marketo a “Fearless50” marketer in 2020, Susan is obsessed with the marketing tech stack and optimizing the marketing processes to gain efficiencies and improve yield. As one of the hosts, her focus on The Big REthink is how work is changing and how to tap into that change for growth.

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