The Broad View: How To Spawn a Radical Organizational Transformation ‘En Passant’

  • Heinrich Hussmann
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8950)


This short paper is a rather personal account on the process, which in the end led to the effect that the author moved from a scholar of an influential person to a colleague of him. It tries to tell the story how a new organizational backbone for the Institute of Informatics at LMU was created by predictive thinking, and it is a hommage to the ability to switch from technical detail to a very broad but nevertheless precise analysis of development opportunities for an organization.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Heinrich Hussmann
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  1. 1.Institut für InformatikLudwig-Maximilians-Universität MünchenGermany

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