Professor Alan Porter




Professor Porter's c urrent interests focus on technology opportunities analysis, in particular, computer-aided exploration of information resident in electronic databases. Recent projects have studied telework (DoD), electronic delivery of services (Office of Technology Assessment-OTA), office automation (Dept. of Labor; OTA), computers in R&D (Industrial Research Institute), and indicators of international technology competitiveness (National Science Foundation). He recently collaborated with Search Technology Inc. to integrate technology opportunities analysis into a program management package for the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA).

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