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Mickey McManus

Fellow, Office of the CTO
Mickey McManus is a visiting research fellow at Autodesk’s Office of the CTO and a Senior Advisor to BCG. He is a pioneer in pervasive computing, collaborative human/machine innovation, human-centered design and education. Mickey holds 13 patents in the area of connected products, environments, vehicles and services.

His current research is at the intersection of automation, cognitive capacity, biases and meta-cognition.

He was the president, CEO, and chairman of MAYA Design, a design consultancy and innovation lab that spun out of Carnegie Mellon University in 1989 with a mission of taming complexity to give people super-powers.