About the book

The published books are:

 Facing an Exponential Future: Technology and the Community College (2018).

Exponential Technologies: Higher Education in an Era of Serial Disruptions (2019).

A Baseline of Development: Higher Education and Technology (2019).

About the author

Darrel W. Staat is past president of two technical colleges in Maine and one community college in Virginia before he assumed the presidency of the South Carolina Technical College System. Currently he serves as Professor and Coordinator of the Ed.D. Community College Executive Leadership Program at Wingate University (Ballantyne Campus) in Charlotte, North Carolina.


Post #4 (3-13-20)

This post will discuss the latest update on two of the ten technologies, 3D Printing and Quantum Computing. 3D Printing (Additive Manufacturing) Additive Manufactured housing is developing in many countries. In Tabasco, Mexico for example, an entire subdivision of 500 square foot homes is being developed for low-income families. The homes have two bedrooms, a …

Post #3

Update on 21st Century Technologies. Background There are ten 21st Century Technologies developing that will impact business, some in the near future, and others farther out from the present. These ten technologies will develop in a two-stage manner, first in a linear fashion and second in an exponential manner. To understand that two-stage development, consider …