Consultancy: Monitoring and Responding to Technological Developments

This page provides more detailed descriptions of Brian Kelly’s consultancy work.

Monitoring and Responding to Technological Developments


Brian Kelly was a member of the JISC Observatory team. The JISC Observatory sought tosystematise the way in which the JISC anticipates and responds to projected future trends and scenarios in the context of the use of technology in Higher & Further Education in the UK“. Brian was the lead author of a paper entitled “Reflecting on Yesterday, Understanding Today, Planning for Tomorrow” presented at the Umbrella 2013 conference which described the work of the JISC Observatory and the methodology it used.

Since the closure of the JISC Observatory Brian has delivered a number of workshops on approaches to monitoring technological developments and preparing for the implications of such developments. Recent workshops have included:

In addition to facilitating these workshop sessions Brian has also given a number of talks at conferences on this area including:

Consultancy Offerings

Brian Kelly is able to facilitate workshop sessions, give talks or provide consultancy on this area to institutions or event organisers. Feel free to get in touch.