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Sara Watson: Making Data Work – Taking Personalization Personally

Technology critic Sara Watson believes that when it comes to making data work, the line between personalization and discrimination can be a blurry one. In her keynote for Strata + Hadoop World, Sara makes the case for personalization signals that give context to personalization and expose levers of control to users and asserts that more interactive .. read more

Chris Riddell: What will the world look like in 2050?

Futurist Chris Riddell was interviewed by Channel 7 in Australia and they talked about the tech trends and patterns that will define and shape our world in the year 2050. AR, VR, AI, flying taxis, relationship with robots are all on their way….watch the video below to find out what else is coming up in tech: .. read more

Anders Sorman-Nilsson on Digital Disruption

Anders Sorman-Nilsson‘s unique global perspectives can sometimes be tagged as ‘misfits’ but they’re precisely what has been helping leaders, teams, and business owners in the USA, Europe, Asia and Australia make sense of disruptive trends. Digital Disruption has been impacting every industry, from retail to financial services to professional services, leading to industry convergence and new .. read more

Rohit Talwar, Futurist, Publishes New Book, Beyond Genuine Stupidity – Ensuring AI Serves Humanity

Rohit Talwar, futurist, together with his co-authors, explore how to ensure Artificial Intelligence (AI) has a positive impact on individuals, society, industries, business, the economy, and jobs. “Beyond Genuine Stupidity – Ensuring AI Serves Humanity” is the first book in the Fast Future Series and it explores how AI could have impacts across every aspect of .. read more

Sara Watson Discusses Singapore’s Smart Nation Initiative in her Recent Wired Magazine Article

Sara Watson shared some very important insights in her recent Wired article entitled “What the UK can learn from Singapore’s smart city”: “From New York to New Delhi, few “smart cities” can match Singapore’s commitment to experimentation. A state rich in capital and without lobbies to block pilot projects, when Singapore decides to implement, it does so .. read more

US Presidential Candidate Zoltan Istvan Joins Speakers Connect

We at Speakers Connect are proud to present Zoltan Istvan, US Presidential Candidate, bestselling author, humanitarian activist and transhumanism advocate. Zoltan has often been described by major media outlets as “modern-day Ayn Rand” and “young Al Gore” thanks to his insights on humanity. In his article, Zoltan Istvan shares more about transhumanism and its benefits and says: The all-important .. read more

Steven van Belleghem: When Digital Becomes Human

Steven Van Belleghem‘s keynote “When Digital Becomes Human” is all about the urgent need to transform customer relationships.   In the video below, Steven illustrates how customers these days live in a world of of self-service, big data, customer automation and the integration of the online & offline world. And he asserts that failing to implement the digital .. read more

Sara Watson joins Speakers Connect

We are proud to present technology critic and keynote speaker Sara Watson. As an enterprise technology analysts, Sara’s work draws from media studies, science and technology studies, anthropology, and literature. Sara researches and speaks about emerging issues in the intersection of technology, culture, and society with a particular focus on data, including Big Data, the Quantified Self, .. read more

Brett King: Bank 4.0 – Getting back to first principles

Leading banking futurist, Brett King, speaks about how first principles, advice & AI is killing banking in his recent keynote. Iteration rut is one of the things that Brett talked about and he pointed out “The thinking that we have to to distribute a product on a new channel is one of our biggest problems.” .. read more

Dr Jordan Nguyen – Parallel Dimensions: Blurring the Lines Between Our Real and Virtual Worlds

Virtual reality and augmented reality are gradually getting into the mainstream. Now the lines between the real and virtual worlds are blurring. Dr Jordan Nguyen talked about some of the implications of the parallel dimensions at the Wired for Wonder Conference. With an open mind and imagination, everything is possible. Dr Nguyen demonstrated that with .. read more