What higher education can do to unleash innovation
From my perspective as an electrical engineer and president of one of our country’s leading research universities, I have observed firsthand how quickly technology is moving today. We stand on the precipice of what the World Economic Forum calls the Fourth Industrial Revolution, in which technology will develop exponentially, blurring the lines between the physical, digital, and biological spheres.
Originally published: November 4, 2016
Author: C. L. Max Nikias
Institution: University of Southern California
Published by: The Wall Street Journal