Mickey McManus

BCG Senior Advisor
BCG Platinion | Maya Design (A BCG Company)

Mickey McManus a senior advisor to BCG and a visiting research fellow at Autodesk’s Office of the CTO. He is a pioneer in pervasive computing, collaborative human/machine innovation, human-centered design and education. Mickey holds 13 patents in the area of connected products, environments, vehicles and services.

He is the co-author of the award-winning book Trillions: Thriving in the Emerging Information Ecology. Trillions serves as a field guide to the future, where devices outnumber people and computing will be freely accessible in the ambient environment.

His current research is at the intersection of automation, cognitive capacity, biases and meta-cognition.

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