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

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 .. read more

Graeme Codrington – 8 Skills essential for the Future of Work

Futurist Graeme Codrington and his research team have looked at what the workplace of the 2020s will be like, and what people can do when “the robots come for our jobs”. He has got some really good news for people (the robots can’t do everything we can do), and some very practical and helpful insights .. read more

Michael McQueen: New Jobs that Do Not Exist Yet…

Futurist Michael McQueen shared his insights on his recent TV interview some of the professions of tomorrow that we have never heard of yet, thanks to the development of 3D organ printers to smart dust programmers and bio-identity managers and more. Watch the rest of Michael’s interview below. This is important information for your kids .. read more

Brett King: Bank 4.0 and the Future of Financial Services

Leading Futurist, Brett King paints a vivid picture of how Jack Ma of Alibaba, robo advice and quantum computing will shape the Bank 4.0. Brett believes that to stay in business, banks need to rethink the role their business plays in their customers’ lives. Watch the video below to find out what Brett means when .. read more

Jose Cordeiro Keynoting at TransVision 2018 in Madrid

Jose Cordeiro will be keynoting in Madrid for the TransVision 2018 this October! Check out the rest of the speaker lineup here. Jose Cordeiro is a futurist, energy expert, and Professor of Energy at Singularity University, a Silicon Valley think tank. Jose is a world citizen in our small planet in a big unknown universe. He .. read more

Mike Walsh: How will AI change your job?

While many are afraid that algorithms, automation and AI will take away jobs – the more interesting question is how will those forces change jobs? Futurist Mike Walsh shares the story of how a Google engineer and an astronomer teamed up to find new exoplanets using machine learning: Mike Walsh is the CEO of Tomorrow, a .. read more

Anders Sorman-Nilsson Shares Insights on Digital Disruptive

Renowned futurist Anders Sorman-Nilsson, shares valuable insights on digital disruption, exponentiality and more. Anders, who is a reformed lawyer, an author and the founder of research company Thinque, has been know to leave audiences in awe because of his thought-provoking and insightful presentations on innovation, disruption, future trends, to name a few. In an interview .. read more

Dhairya Dand in Asia in Aug 2018

Dhairya Dand is in Asia this month and available for speaking engagements. Contact us today to engage him and save on travel costs. Dhairya Dand is an award winning inventor and artist who runs ODD Industries a futurist factory+lab in NYC. His work investigates the human body as a medium for computation, new materials as a tool .. read more

Futurist and Tech Investor Nicklas Bergman Joins Speakers Connect

We at Speakers Connect are proud to present futurist and tech investor Nicklas Bergman Nicklas has been an entrepreneur and tech investor for over 25 years. He has also been called a serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist with close to about 15 direct and indirect investments centered on business development in emerging markets, web services, nanotechnology, .. read more

Thomas Koulopoulos: Revealing the Invisible: How Our Hidden Behaviors Are Becoming the Most Valuable Commodity of the 21st Century

Futurist Thomas Koulopoulos‘ new book, “Revealing the Invisible: How Our Hidden Behaviors Are Becoming the Most Valuable Commodity of the 21st Century” just made #1 New Release in both Consumer Behavior and Information Management! “The intersection between behavior and technology is precisely where AI resides. Far too many conversations about AI go down the technology .. read more