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Brett King: Evolution of Currency – FinTech & Virtual Money

Renowned banking futurist, Brett King, spoke on the future of banking at his recent keynote in South Korea. He shared his insights on the evolution of currency, FinTech and virtual money at the event. 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 .. read more

Rachel Botsman: The Great Trust Shift

From government to business, banks to the media, it would seem that public trust in our institutions is at an all-time low. And yet this isn’t an age of distrust – far from it. Rachel Botsman, author of Who Can You Trust? , debated whether we are moving to a new era, in which we trust institutions .. read more

Scott Bales : Is Fear Holding Back Innovation?

One of the key barriers to innovation is fear. Fear of acceptance, viability, rules, and the list goes on. How do we overcome it? Futurist Scott Bales shares his insights. Scott Bales is a man on a mission to transform mainstream thought processing around conventional business practices. He is the global leader on Innovation, Design & Mobility .. read more

Speakers on consumer behaviour in the digital age

Looking for experts who truly understand consumer behaviour in the digital age? We at Speakers Connect are ready to bring to you the best speakers in the area. Olivier Oullier – behavioral and brain scientist Michael Solomon – consumer behavior expert and author Mike Walsh – futurist and CEO of Tomorrow (global consultancy firm)  Ken Hughes – Europe’s .. read more

Cesar Harada: Technology is a part of human nature

Hong Kong-based environmentalist, inventor and entrepreneur Cesar Harada believes that letting people have access to technology, and tools, can help them improve their lives. In this video below, Cesar explains how, with his MakerBay, it is possible to do that. “How can we democratize the means of invention so that we can all contribute the nature and .. 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

Dhairya Dand: Where to find disruptive ideas

Dhairya Dand, award-winning researcher, inventor and futurist technologist believes that human well-being can be achieved by an interaction of mindful design, innovative engineering, and radical paradigms. In the video below, Dhairya shares insights on where disruptive ideas can be found. What does disruption mean to you? Would you rather say it’s a disturbance or problems that .. read more

Mike Walsh: The Industry 4.0 Revolution

Mike Walsh shares vital insights on “The Industry 4.0 Revolution” and how companies are now making use of real time data and algorithms to figure out how they can stay on top of consumer needs and wants. Mike uses examples such as Netflix offering a million dollars to anyone who could design a better recommendation algorithm, digital .. 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