John's innate skill is finding clarity in complexity and then designing an elegant solution within.
Cognitive Science: Particularly Linguistics and Neuroscience as they relate to the Engineering Intelligence. (see Study Break)
Self-organising Systems: Particularly the engineering of self-organising systems.
Game Theory: Mechanism design in particular.
Strategy: The use of insight and innovation to obtain suprising results with limited resource.
IT Management: IT Business Strategy, Leadership, ERP implementation, Business Intelligence. (see accolades)
Business Management: Senior management and Board level business management. (see Brown Brothers)
Wine Industry: Broad knowlege of the Australian Wine industry from Viticulture thru Marketing. (see Brown Brothers)
Information Technologies: Linux, Java
Sport: Squash, Skiing
Information Technologies: MS Windows, MS IIS, MS IS, MS Office, Cognos PowerPlay Web, Oracle JDEdwards EnterpriseOne,
Mechanical Engineering: Design, Drawing, Calculations etc. (see Monash)
Programming: C++, Fortran, Pascal, Basic
Sport: Rock Climbing