A selection of Tam’s most recent work and awards.

“Rising K-12 Interest in Software-as-a-Service Brings Changes to Market”Education Week, May 2016
Districts are turning increasingly to cloud-based services for academic and instructional needs.

“Ethics and the Supply Chain”SAGE Business Researcher, April 2016
Can businesses police the behavior of global suppliers?

“On the Internet of Things, No One Knows You’re a Dog”IEEE Spectrum, June 2014
SmartAmerica Challenge brings things and people together to create a more-connected country.

“Post-Fukushima, Japanese Companies Build Microgrids”IEEE Spectrum, February 2015
Three microgrids show how diverse energy sources can supply power during disasters.


2014 AZBEE Gold Award Winner

“Silicon Startups: Stanford Law School has a new role – as an incubator for innovative technology.”Law Technology News, June 2013

2014 ASJA Award Winner

“Supercharging Patent Lawyers With AI”IEEE Spectrum, October 2013
How Silicon Valley’s Lex Machina is blending AI and data analytics to radically alter patent litigation.


“Freelancers becoming a larger share of American Workforce”National Press Club’s NPC Update-1, March 2015