Tag Archives: Big Data

Congratulations to Tanmay Bakshi for Receiving the Life Mentor Award from the Creative Foundation

Tanmay Bakshi

We are most proud of our youngest speaker, 15 year old Tanmay Bakshi for receiving the Life Mentor Award from the Creative Foundation in Canada! Last September 18, Creative Foundation celebrated its 20th anniversary and the Holiday Inn, Pembina and gave distinguished award to three outstanding Canadians, including Tanmay. The following day, Tanmay also conducted a […]

Dr Jordan Nguyen: Vietnam – Connecting East Africa

Dr Jordan Nguyen

Dr Jordan Nguyen joined forces with Discovery, in an one-off special program, revealed how East Africa is undergoing a digital revolution, with the help from Vietnam, and how Tanzania is about to see its high-speed internet access transform overnight. In 2018, the number of people accessing the internet pushed past 4 billion. People, businesses, and […]

Jordan Nguyen: Beyond Superhuman – Technology for Humanity

Jordan Nguyen

Biomedical engineer Jordan Nguyen raises important points on being human in the midst of technological advances, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, 3D human scanning, neuroscience and more. Dr Nguyen raises questions on what it means to be human and what is a moral approach to the incredible things we can achieve today with the latest advancements in […]

Tanmay Bakshi Shared Insights on the Next Big Thing in Technology

Tanmay Bakshi

15 year old IBM champion and Google developer Tanmay Bakshi, was recently interviewed by Future Summits. Tanmay shared his view on AI, data augmentation, augmented reality, machine learning, quantum computing and more. Tanmay believes that “A computer’s power is not with natural language, it’s with math. A human is better at talking to people.” Learn about […]

Michael McQueen: The Case for Character – Why trusted brands are more lucrative, loved and long-lasting

Michael McQueen

Acclaimed Australian futurist Michael McQueen ‘s latest keynote presentation “The Case for Character” posits that trust will be the most valuable commodity and source of competitive advantage in the years to come. Michael explores values-alignment and trustworthiness in relation to consumer behaviors and explains why it is essential for organizations and businesses to pay attention […]

Chris Riddell: Will Libra Be The Turning Point For Facebook?

Chris Riddell

Global Futurist Chris Riddell joins Channel 7 Australia to talk about Facebook’s recent announcement to move into the world of global banking. Facebook are the world’s biggest media organisation, and with almost 1.7 billion people on planet earth having no banking access – Who is the real target market for the new Libra currency? Watch […]

Chris Skinner: AI is not a technology change but a cultural one

Chris Skinner

Chris Skinner believes that artificial intelligence (AI) is not a technology change but a cultural one. In his blog, The Finanser, Chris shared his insights in relation to an article published by Financial Times on how AI will change the way we deal with money. Here’s an excerpt from the FT article: If you are […]

Anders Indset, Business Philosopher, Speaking at the International Directors Summit 2019 in Malaysia

Anders Indset

Business philosopher Anders Indset will be speaking at the International Directors Summit 2019 in Kuala Lumpur next month. This summit is an event by the Institute of Corporate Directors Malaysia (ICDM) and it brings together 30 local and international prominent personalities to share insights on emerging trends, diversity challenges, boardroom dilemmas, sustainable value creation, the digital revolution […]

Brett King Ranked #2 in the Top 100 Fintech Influencers List

Brett King

Congratulations to Brett King ranked #2 in the Top 100 Fintech Influencers List of BuzzSumo! Read more about it here Brett King is a bestselling author and the founder of a breakout new retail banking concept, Movenbank. Voted as American Banker’s Innovator of the Year in 2012, King initially achieved recognition for his bestselling book ‘BANK 2.0′, which […]

Chris Skinner: The problem with banks today

Chris Skinner

In his keynote at FIN42, author and fintech expert Chris Skinner pointed out our attachment to both finance and technology. Here are some of the highlights: “Most of the banks have been built for physical distribution of paper in the industrial era,” Skinner said. “Now we are in digital age that deals with the distribution […]

Tanmay Bakshi on how he perceives the future

Tanmay Bakshi

Tanmay Bakshi is just 15 years old, and already changing the world! Tanmay started to learn how to code at a very young age. At 15, he continues to share his passion by teaching others to code and contributing to the tech industry as AI and ML Systems Architect, Google Developer Expert for Machine Learning, […]

Futurist Ross Dawson Speaking Showreel

Ross Dawson

Futurist Ross Dawson is in demand worldwide for his inspiring and insightful keynote speeches. Ross has delivered keynote speeches and workshops in over 30 countries, across 6 continents for companies like Google, Coca-Cola, American Express, PwC, Procter & Gamble and more.. Ross‘ popular speaking topics include: – Creating the Future of Business– Leadership for Radical Times– […]

Mark van Rijmenam speaking at China Big Data Conference in Guiyang

Mark van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam recently spoke at the China Big Data Industry Expo 2019. Mark’s topic “How to improve public resources transaction by big data” was well-received. Take a look at some of the event photos below: Mark van Rijmenam is Founder of Datafloq.com, founding partner of think tank The Digital Leadership Initiative in Sydney and also […]

Keynote of Mark van Rijmenam at the Global Big Data Applications and Research Forum in China

Mark van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam was invited to speak at the Global Big Data Applications and Research Forum in China. Here is the video of one of his keynote on the development and impact of big data. Mark van Rijmenam is Founder of Datafloq.com, founding partner of think tank The Digital Leadership Initiative in Sydney and also the author […]

Mark Van Rijmenam Publishes New Book Blockchain: Transforming Your Business and Our World

Mark Van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam has just published a new book entitled “Blockchain: Transforming Your Business and Our World”. Mark’s most recent publication has been is a massive success— it has been recognized as a #1 new release in multiple categories in Amazon within just a few days of its release! Blockchain: Transforming Your Business and Our World discusses how […]

Mark van Rijmenam: How Will Blockchain Affect Enterprises?

Mark van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam , Blockchain expert, shared his insights on how will blockchain affect enterprises in his recent interview by Oracle. “From an enterprise perspective, I think what’s important for organizations to remember is that blockchain technology is a means to an end. Not every problem requires blockchain. It’s predominantly useful when we collaborate with different […]