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Angie Lau moderated virtual event with rave reviews

Angie Lau

Angie Lau, renowned journalist, recently moderated a virtual event and has got rave reviews from the participants. Here are some of the screenshots. Angie Lau is an award-winning former Bloomberg TV anchor, 20+ year veteran of journalism and is currently Founder and CEO of Forkast.News: a digital media platform for all things blockchain. Her flagship morning show “First […]

Insights from Ajmal Samuel, Hong Kong-based Entrepreneur, Endurance Athlete and Disability Rights Activist

Ajmal Samuel

Ajmal Samuel, Hong Kong-based entrepreneur, endurance athlete and disability rights activist, handcycled from Beijing to Mohe (Chinese border with Russia), a total distance of 2,615 Km in 37 days, in 2019, to raise awareness of disabled sports in China and Hong Kong and to raise funds for the education of needy children in Hong Kong, […]

Mike Walsh: Why big companies struggle to reinvent themselves

Mike Walsh

In his recent keynote, futurist Mike Walsh discusses why transformation is so hard for big organizations. Why is transformation so hard for big organizations? It is not about their size. One of the most dangerous traps for corporations is to consume the idea of disruption, without actually internalizing it. They redesign their offices and add […]

Engage the digital speaker, Dr Mark van Rijmenam, to speak at your upcoming virtual event

Mark van Rijmenam

Dr Mark van Rijmenam thinks about how technology changes organisations and society. He is the digital speaker and the author of three best-selling management books on big data, blockchain and AI. His latest book – The Organisation of Tomorrow – details how AI, blockchain and analytics turn your business into a data organization. He is […]

Dr Mark van Rijmenam – The Digital Speaker

Dr Mark van Rijmenam

Due to the pandemic, suddenly everything is digital. Futurist Dr Mark van Rijmenam decided to reinvent himself to meet the trend. Clients can now book Dr Mark van Rijmenam for a (virtual) keynote as an avatar, hologram or a combination of both. Take a look at some snippets of The Digital Speaker below: Dr Mark […]

Mike Walsh: How AI will change the future

Mike Walsh

What if the next great leap in technology was not systems that ran faster and more efficiently, but we’re capable of anticipating our every need? We are just at the beginning of a radical transformation of life as we know it. The starting point, according to futurist Mike Walsh in this excerpt from one of […]

Anders Sorman-Nilsson: The Future of Humanity in the Face of Machine Learning

Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Digital has become our lifeline and renowned futurist Anders Sorman-Nilsson talks about technology’s impact on information, transformation and human interactions. When our analogue hearts have no longer been free to roam around the world, our digital minds have still been able to connect, exchange ideas, and care for one another. Imagine lockdowns without Whatsapp, Facetime, […]

Mike Walsh: AI Should Change What You Do — Not Just How You Do It

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh, futurist, in his recent Harvard Business Review article argues that AI should change what you do, not just how you do it. In the article, he quoted examples from Goldman Sachs and UBS on how the traditional banks harness the tremendous potential of artificial intelligence. The high unemployment numbers of the Covid-19 recession […]

Michael McQueen: The Post-Crisis Kickstart

Michael McQueen

Michael McQueen has a new keynote called “The Post-Crisis Kickstart”, geared towards organizations and businesses hoping to growth and thrive amidst the challenges brought about by COVID-19 pandemic. The Post-Crisis Kickstart The secret to accelerated growth and sustained momentum In the wake of any crisis, smart businesses and leaders recognise the importance of kickstarting their […]

Andrew Work Research on China’s forthcoming Digital Currency Electronic Payment (DC/EP)

Andrew Work

Andrew Work is the author of the only report on China’s forthcoming Digital Currency Electronic Payment (DC/EP) system, also known as People’s Bank of China’s digital currency. Published by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation, it is titled “Crypto RMB: Finance Innovation or New Tool for Control?” Mr Work a Hong Kong-based policy analyst and a co-founder […]

Scott Amyx: Insights on Impact Investing

Scott Amyx

Global innovation speaker Scott Amyx talks about investing, its impacts and directions for the future in a series of videos in his show called “Innovating with Scott Amyx”. Here’s a brief background: As part of the United Nations 2030 Agenda, the UN General Assembly has set forth the 17 global sustainable development goals (SDGs) to […]

Anders Sorman-Nilsson Decodes Tomorrow Beyond the Virus

Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Renowned futurist Anders Sorman-Nilsson unpacks and decodes tomorrow and the shift from the analogue to the digital world. He discusses how how technology can be impactful not just for information, but also for transformation, why all business models are being digitally hacked, how digital dissemination changes the game for conferences and education, and how human […]

2nd Renaissance – Futurist Anders Sorman-Nilsson Decodes Tomorrow Beyond the Virus

Anders Sorman-Nilsson

In this video, Futurist Anders Sorman-Nilsson unpacks and decodes tomorrow and the shift from the analogue to the digital world. Some of the important discussion points he makes are: how technology can be impactful not just for information, but also for transformation why all business models are being digitally hacked how digital dissemination changes the […]

Mike Walsh: Thanks to COVID-19, what if there is no new normal?

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh shares 3 new skills that we need to master in order to survive and thrive in the radically different reality after COVID-19. What if the new normal, is not normal at all? Thanks to COVID-19, we are now living in a radically different reality. Robotics, VR, automation, protests, surveillance, fake news – this […]

Scott Amyx Speaking on AI in Financial Services

Scott Amyx

Scott Amyx, Futurist, shared his insights on practical AI applications that have the potential to positively and profitably transform financial services institutions and the customer experience in a keynote presentation. Watch the video below to learn more: Scott Amyx is an internationally recognized thought leader, venture capitalist, speaker, and author on smart, sustainable cities, exponential technologies, […]

Ross Dawson on work post-corona and the rise of the ‘third space”

Ross Dawson

Ross Dawson shared his insights on work post-corona and the rise of the ‘third space” in his recent ABC The Drum interview. He discussed how working from home is changing work and where it will go. Ross Dawson is globally recognized as a leading futurist, keynote speaker, strategy advisor, and bestselling author. He is Founding Chairman […]