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Testimonials on Curt Steinhorst’s insights on the generational gaps

Curt Steinhorst, sought-after generational keynote speaker garnered such great feedback from several company leaders. Testimonials on Curt’s insights on bridging generations with employees and customers: “If you’re looking for someone who can equip your people to better focus in today’s work environment and do so while keeping them entertained and engaged, look no further than .. read more

Dr Jordan Nguyen – Diverse thinking powers creativity

For Dr Jordan Nguyen, biomedical engineer and inventor, diversity of thought is key to developing tomorrow’s game-changing technologies. In this short video, he explains how diverse thinking powers creativity – and better outcomes. He says “If you bring people with those different perspectives then you’re going to get a better solution.”  Dr Jordan Nguyen’s mission .. read more

Jordan Nguyen: Where is Technology Leading Humanity?

Jordan Nguyen’s mission in life is to improve the lives of as many people as possible and to be a driving force behind positive human and technological evolution into the future. At his recent TEDxSydney interview, Jordan shared his ideas on where he believes technology is leading humanity. Watch the video below to learn more .. read more

Jordan Nguyen – Can advances in robotics and AI teach us more about being human?

Can advances in robotics and AI teach us more about being human? Dr Jordan Nguyen who designs life-changing technologies that transform the lives of people with disability, shares his insights. Dr Jordan Nguyen said “As these things advance, we’re going to find that there’s going to be more of an integration between the artificial intelligence and .. read more

David McWilliams on the Longterm Consequences of the US Presidential Election

Economist David McWilliams wrote about the long term consequences of the US Presidential election. This is not about the personalities but about the issues. It reflects deep concerns about the US economy, inequality, distruptive technologies and their impact on future economic policy and asset prices. David says “Although Hillary Clinton promises more of the same, that .. read more

Fredrik Haren on Having a Global Mindset (and the Craziness of being an International Speaker)

Entrepreneur, author and international speaker Fredrik Haren gives a little preview of what his week is like travelling all over the world to deliver speeches. Fredrik says that having a global mindset “..is not about leaving your home–it’s about making the rest of the world feel as much as your home as where you live.” Furthermore, he notes that .. read more

Futurist Ray Hammond: How Augmented/Virtual Realities Will Transform Retail

Ray Hammond, one of Europe’s most seasoned futurists, talked about a hot topic in everyday life and in retail—virtual/augmented reality. In his recent newsletter, Ray discussed “How Augmented/Virtual Realities Will Transform Retail” and explained how it inevitably shifts the way people shop. Virtual reality (VR), along with its sister technology augmented reality (AR), is offering retailers the opportunity .. read more

Chris Skinner Spoke at Saxo Bank Event on Fintech and got Rave Review!

Independent commentator and finance market expert Chris Skinner was a speaker at the Saxo Bank Event on FinTech recently and he got rave reviews! Chris provided deep insight into how the financial world would be like in the next decade and discussed how existing institutions can respond to and make wise use of technology. Learn more about .. read more

Futurist Mike Walsh on how should corporates innovate

Looking for innovation? Mike Walsh, leading futurist thinks that the best innovation are those led by customers. Mike believes that it is essential to observe how customers behave in order to find the right direction towards innovation. “Everything is changing. How we live, how we work and how we play. But to understand the future you .. read more

Andy Xie – Insights on outlook of Chinese economy and changing tourist expectations on Australian tourism

Andy Xie keynoted at the China Uncovered conference hosted by Tourism Australia in Sydney on 17 March 2016, on outlook of Chinese economy and changing tourist expectations on Australian tourism. Some of the questions that Dr. Andy Xie addressed are “What is the mid-term economic outlook for China?”, “How does the move from an ‘investment led’ .. read more