Bio

Marcus Stuart Bowles

Chairperson

Certifications – FAIM, FCILT, FAHRI

My interest centres on the impact of transformational human and technology capabilities on creating viable futures for individuals and the industries, regions, professions and organisations where they work. I have 25 years’ national and international consultancy and applied research work with my company The Institute for Working Futures.

While I still hold adjunct or visiting professorial-level appointments at select universities, my passion is working on wicked problems with the people in the workforce that are prepared to look around the blind corner and design innovative, system-level solutions.

Experience

  • 30 year successful consulting track record
  • 25 years at Director-level experience
  • 25+ years as researcher and senior academic with PhD
  • Expert in agility by design and enabling competency and capability systems
  • Commitment to regional development and future employment initiatives

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Email: mbowles@workingfutures.com.au

Personal web site: marcbowles.com


Paul T. Wilson

Principal, Consulting Services

Certifications – B.Com, GDip Sc (IT), B.Comp (Hons)
Paul has also been involved in Working Futures™ projects over the past 8 years. This work has involved:

research, structured knowledge collation, analysis, and information design;
identifying labour market and training strategies and opportunities; and
mapping the broad nature and dynamics Australia’s national ICT training systems.
Knowledge is the logic people and organisations apply to achieve results. Paul is knowledge professional, and works with clients to research, consult, systematically design and apply the knowledge needed to achieve effective results and improvement. This work requires multi-disciplinary approaches, though it typically involves information and communication technologies (ICT), learning, knowledge, organisational and systems design.

Paul is an expert in designing and running surveys, data collection and digital knowledge exchanges that have been designed to capture, share and transfer digital knowledge using leading edge paradigms and systems tools.