Tag Archives: Big Data

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 […]

Mark van Rijmenam Recognised as Top 20 Global Blockchain Influencers

Mark van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam was recently recognised as one of the Top 20 Global Blockchain Influencers by HADE Platform. There are lots of blockchain and crypto experts, marketers, influencers, advisors and practitioners, but this list is made up of those blockchain and crypto experts (must be both), who have expertise and capabilities that run across many […]

Mark van Rijmenam, Speaker on Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Big Data

Mark van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam is an in-demand speaker on big data, artificial intelligence and blockchain. He believes in in sustainable, social and economic responsibility when doing business or creating companies. For Mark, it is possible to use the latest trends such as Big Data, Robotics, Virtual reality, Artificial Intelligence, Nanotechnology or 3D printing to change and improve the world […]

Mark van Rijmenam: How to Thrive in an Exponential World

Mark van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam delivered his keynote speech ‘The Collaboration Era – How to Thrive in an Exponential World’ at the Fujitsu Distinguished Engineers Conference. Jim Millen wrote highlights from Mark’s keynote in an article for Fujitsu:      Organisations move at the pace of technological change, which is now extremely fast. This means that it’s not enough to […]

Mike Walsh: In the machine learning age, data is your competitive edge

Mike Walsh

Futurist Mike Walsh discusses how traditional companies with large amounts of data, stand to benefit if they can apply machine learning and algorithms to codify and unleash their intellectual property. Now that automation and algorithms can replace many of the repetitive, transactional parts of your business – how can you get the best from people, […]

Mark van Rijmenam: The Top 7 Technology Trends for 2018

Mark Van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam, expert on big data, blockchain and AI, shared his insights on the seven technology trends that will dominate 2018 in his latest article. 1. Artificial Intelligence Will Take a Leap Forward, without Human Data The combination of an AI arms race and developments where artificial intelligence can be trained without human data will […]

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

Sara Watson

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 […]

Sara Watson: The Implications of the Data-driven Economy

Sara Watson

Sara Watson, in her keynote presentation at FutureME, talks about the innocuous fun of playing with our data, and the more serious implications of how our data can shape and influence our experiences and acts on our behalf in a data-driven economy. Sara Watson is a technology critic, an affiliate with the Berkman Klein Center for […]

Sara Watson joins Speakers Connect

Sara Watson

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, […]

Mark van Rijmenam: 7 Blockchain Benefits for the Finance Industry

Mark van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam, Speaker on Big Data, Blockchain, IoT and Disruptive Innovations, talked about the seven benefits of blockchain for the finance industry in his recent article. Below are the first three benefits: 1.Instant Settlements Transactions can be done in minutes or seconds, while currently, settlements can take up a week. With Blockchain, settlements become […]