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Mike Walsh: Clone Wars And Emerging Markets

Our best Futurist Speaker, Mike Walsh , shared his new finding on Clone Wars and the Emerging Markets… From Wall Street to Main Street, exposure to emerging markets have become part of the critical growth story that Western companies need to justify their future earnings.

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Brett King: What the Finance sector has to look forward to in 2011…

While the sector as a whole tries to deal with the devastation of the global financial crisis, and uses this as an excuse to hunker down and resist strong investment in technology and so forth, this opens the gate for innovators who are prepared to invest to take customer mind share, and capitalize on both the wholesale dissatisfaction of the industry in general and capturing the imagination of customers through the use of technology and better interface processes.

…Banks are enamored with their existing, stagnant model of banking – they find it difficult to imagine a world where mobile applications and internet banking are more popular access methods than branches, where checks no longer cut it because I can SMS or bump money to an associate, and where I am not penalized because I don’t want to follow some archaic risk model.

Rupert Hoogewerf: Investment Trends of China's New Rich

Rupert Hoogewerf, Founder and Compiler of “Hurun China Rich List ” interviewed the New Rich of China on their latest investment trends.

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Brett King: The 14 Best Innovations in Banking and Payments for 2010 (SLIDESHOW)

Brett King , author of best-selling Bank 2.0 shares his insights on The 14 Best Innovations in Banking and Payments for 2010: 2010 was a bumper year for innovations in the banking and payments space.

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Mike Walsh: When Facebook Gets You Hired Not Fired

When I tested my own handle, I was given a wide variety of different scores and curious facts which did not mean very much to me, other than it was fun to discover that I joined Twitter on the same day as eBay founder, Pierre Omidyar. … Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage MIke for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Mike Walsh Interviewed by Polish TV on The Future

Our best Futurist speaker, Mike Walsh , Interviewed by the Polish TV on The Future…

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Mike Walsh: The Office of the Future

Rate This From Mike Walsh’s blog: I was quoted in a magazine article on the office of the future, appearing in the December 2010 edition of Virgin’s inflight magazine, Voyeur.

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Mike Walsh: Three Marketing Roles For The Future

Your future marketing quants will be a lot like this – part ethnologist and part math savant – they will use state of the art technology to monitor the shifting networks of consumer memes and traffic flows, always looking for new opportunities to exploit and conversations to ‘lean into’. 201012070943.jpg 2. … If the new marketing department of the future will be so central to a company’s core brand and product, the real question is not who will be CMO, but what successful CMO should not be CEO?

Get Creative with "The Developing World" Mindset

Innovation guru and international speaker, Fredrik Haran talks about the danger of defining yourself as “developed”, versus the advantages of looking at yourself as “developing”.

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Mike Walsh: In Search Of Lost Time

‘You, or should I say – your great great descendant will need this on January 1, 2200′, said the brand manager in response to my puzzled expression – ‘it is the replacement slide for when the calendar year moves into a new century’. … Its just nice to be reminded that while the chaotic universe might not operate like Isacc Newton’s perfect celestial clock – through our devices and desires, we still have the capacity to create small moments of perpetuity.

Mike Walsh: Google's Global Vs Local Dilemma

One of the interesting tensions facing global companies like Google and Facebook is how to balance their desire to take an international, scale driven view to their platforms, with an appreciation of the unique dynamics of local online culture.

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Brett King: What The Beatles' Success on iTunes Means for Banking

The RIAA’s strategy was built on the sole premise of trying to prevent people from using file sharing networks so their existing distribution networks could be propped up indefinitely, and they celebrated Napster’s decline into bankruptcy as a sign of success for this strategy. … Today, new artists live or die based on their ability to move product in the digital space, and The Beatles move at long last into the digital space singles that the last bastions of support for traditional, physical music distribution is crumbling.

Mike Walsh: The Secret Of Shuffle Innovation

Sure – its great to stand on the shoulders of giants, but sometimes lots of very small people stacked on top of each other is just as useful. 2156848730_c078179729_b-590x395 I think we can learn an interesting lesson from Google’s innovation forum. … If you look closely you will probably discover that the best ideas are not waiting for a brillant demiurge to invent – but are already lurking in the minds of your staff and customers, just waiting for an opportunity to materialise into being.

Brett King: What Innovations will Rock Our World in the Next 25 Years

For example, your car’s nav system will know where you have to drive because of the appointment you just made on your iPhone 7… Use of cloudBank 2.0 Ok, so we are hearing lots about ‘cloud’ computing these days, but the cloud will be about the computer disappearing. … Also check out Ray Kurzweil in his TED talk on the ’singularity universe’. http://www.ted.com/talks/lang/eng/ray_kurzweil_announces_singularity_university.html Article adopted from Brett King’s blog Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Brett for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Anton Musgrave: Unpredctability and Opportunties

Our speaker and FutureWorld Guru Anton Musgrave argues while unpredictability is good for business..

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Mike Walsh: Baidu's Box Computing Platform

Baidu have recently been innovating in the search space in China, building a new app platform, which they call Box Computing, designed to serve applications and structured data content directly into search results.

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