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Mike Walsh on Designing Your Company for the 21th Century

Mike Walsh, leading futurist, inspired the audience on how to design your company for the 21th Century in his recent keynote at the Nordic Delivery Conference 2017. And it is not just technology, but customer behaviour that determines the changes and developments. In his keynote called “Designing your business for the 21st century” Mike says that .. read more

Mike Walsh: The importance of data in the machine learning age

Futurist Mike Walsh thinks that 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. In the short video below, Mike asks an essential question “In an age of algorithms, machine learning and automation, what is it that makes you, your .. read more

Mike Walsh: Why leaders should stop doing work, and start designing it

21st century leaders need to adjust to a world of algorithms, automation and AI. According to futurist Mike Walsh, the algorithmic leader of the future will have two key qualities – the ability to understand human behavior, and a flair for computational thinking. “In the future, it’s going to be activities not occupations that will .. read more

Robert Scoble on the Updated Developments of AR

Robert Scoble, futurist, in his recent keynote at AR in Action, discusses the latest news surrounding the augmented reality (AR) industry. He gives his insights around Apple’s new release this upcoming year which will utilize AR technologies. This will be a big bang in this industry, as he believes new products will be developed out .. read more

Anders Sorman-Nilsson Interviewed on the Future of Work

Futurist, Anders Sorman-Nilsson was interviewed recently by The Morning Show on the Future of Work. He shared his insights on what jobs will be replaced by technology, what new jobs will emerge, and what skills we should acquire so as not to become obsolete. Here is a clip of the interview from Anders’ facebook page: Anders .. read more

Ray Hammond – The Second Agricultural Revolution – The Future of Food Production

Ray Hammond, Europe’s most seasoned futurist gave valuable insight on the future of food production. In the video below, Ray shares: World population will reach 10 billion later this century. Food production needs to increase by 70% annually to feed 10 billion. But current food production methods are unsustainable. Smart agriculture and aquaculture coupled with CRISPr gene .. read more

Mike Walsh: How Far Will The Next Generation Take Technology?

Leading futurist, Mike Walsh, thinks that kids born after 2007 have brains wired differently – the smartphone-babysitting adds a layer of intelligence between them and their every experience. This is not just a mobile generation. They will look at entertainment, acquire information and think very differently. Find out why Mike says “We’ve assumed that this .. 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

Chris Riddell: The 2017 Cognitive Revolution

Global Futurist Chris Riddell talks about the trends that are defining our future in tomorrows world. This is the era of the futurepreneur and as humanity we are now augmenting with technology. Chris Riddell is one of Australia’s most sought after futurists, and award-winning industry recognised keynote speaker on digital. He is also a renowned .. read more

Mike Walsh in Asia in May

Leading futurist, global nomad and renowned keynote speaker Mike Walsh will be coming to Asia next month! Mike is frequently invited by Fortune 500 companies and has delivered about a thousand keynotes on the topics of innovation, disruptive technological change and more. Don’t miss this chance and contact us today to book Mike Walsh while he’s on .. read more