May 2015

Rock On

CHAOS Tuesday #86 is titled “Rock On”.   Our main feature of this show is an interview with Marc Check.  Marc is leaving the Museum of Science and is going to a new job as head of IT at the Rock’n Roll Hall of Fame. He will talk about why he is taking the job and opportunity he sees with Rock’n Roll Hall of Fame.  Marc will describe some of current operations and how these will change. Marc discuss with us how the Rock’n Roll Hall of Fame of the future will not be like the Hard Rock Café without the food and drink.  We will also cover some attributes of the CHAOS Manifesto 2015. The book review is titled “Six-figure Musician”.  The CHAOS Cameo is supplied by David Bicknell. 

 In this show we will explore:

  • Marc’s New Job
  • Rock’n Roll Hall of Fame
  • Hard Rock Café
  • Six-figure Musician
  • CHAOS Manifesto 2015

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Marc Check

Marc Check is the Vice President of Technology at the Rock’N Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. Marc Check’s experience includes senior management positions at the Museum of Science of Boston, the National Center for the History of Electronic Games, American Journal of Play, Strong National Museum of Play and Rochester Museum & Science Center.


Dave Bicknell

Dave Bicknell is Editor of Government Computing in the United Kingdom. Dave co-founded Campaign4Change. Dave worked as editor and writer for Computer Weekly. Dave co-wrote a book of IT project management case studies called Crash (Simon & Schuster).



Jim Johnson

Jim Johnson is the founder and chairman of The Standish Group. He has been professionally involved in the computer industry for over 40 years and has a long list of published books, papers, articles and speeches. He has a combination of technical, marketing, and research achievements focused on mission-critical applications and technology. He is best known for his research on project performance and early recognizing technology trends. Jim is a pioneer of modern research techniques and continues to advance in the research industry through case-based analytical technology.


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