DeBono invented the term ‘Po’ for a provocation – something that begged to be thought about and commented on!
In this light, my friend, Miso, has submitted the following:
“With respect to managing infrastructure, the shortcut to “a more enjoyable trip” is to say that rather than expanding resources on collecting more condition data, let’s “recycle” (actually use for the first time) the mountains of information we have produced through decades of decision making.
By analyzing patterns in financial, engineering, and administrative data we can derive the comprehensive infrastructure performance measure. One which inherently accounts for all factors (e.g. conditional and functional) which were taken into account when the professionals made their decisions.”