Tag Archives: Innovation

“The New Now” Keynote by Michael McQueen

Michael McQueen

Bestselling author and trend forecaster Michael McQueen launches his new keynote and his latest book, “The New Now: Preparing for the 10 Trends that will Dominate a Post-COVID World.” As the coronavirus pandemic begins to subside, smart leaders recognise that now is the time to gear up for what comes next. There is tremendous opportunity […]

Michele Wucker: Black Swans and Gray Rhinos

Michele Wucker

In a recent podcast, Michele Wucker, best-selling author of “the Gray Rhino” and most recently “You Are What You Risk”, talked about risk, decision making and uncertainty with the hosts, and in particular: • Five reasons decision makers have for not addressing problems • Making the “devil’s advocate” more prominent in the decision making process […]

Dr Leroy Chiao New Keynote: Phoenix Rising – OWN the Future!

Dr Leroy Chiao

Dr Leroy Chiao has a new keynote “Phoenix Rising – OWN the Future!”. In this keynote, he talks about: Strive to own the future as we emerge from the pandemic! The key is leadership – Reset your culture, focus on winning in the new environment Emphasize operational excellence But also key on risk taking through technology […]

Michele Wucker publishing new book You Are What You Risk: The New Art and Science of Navigating and Uncertain World

Michele Wucker

Michele Wucker, best-selling author of “The Gray Rhino”, will be publishing her new book, “You Are What You Risk: The New Art and Science of Navigating and Uncertain World” on April 6, 2021. What drives a sixty-four-year-old woman to hurl herself over Niagara Falls in a barrel? Why do young journalists risk their lives to […]

Morinosuke Kawaguchi publishing new book Complete Analysis of Price-Value Interrelation: A Comparative Approach

Morinosuke Kawaguchi

Congratulations to Morinosuke Kawaguchi, Japanese futurist, for publishing his new book 超万物開闢図譜(ちょうばんぶつかいびゃくずふ) “Complete Analysis of Price-Value Interrelation: A Comparative Approach” (in Japanese) by Nikkei BP in March 2021! In this book, more than 2,400 products distributed in Japan are compared and evaluated by developing them on a coordinate map showing the unit price per kilogram […]

Be inspired by Simon Collins on Design Thinking and Creative Leadership

Simon Collins

Simon Collins inspires audiences on the importance of design thinking and creative leadership. As a former fashion designer and creative director for some of the world’s leading brands, Simon’s breadth of experience in creative work and leadership is not to be missed. Watch his speaker showreel below to learn more: Simon Collins is a design […]

Mike Walsh: The Rise of Generation AI

Mike Walsh

Renowned futurist Mike Walsh believes that the next generation of consumers will not only be radically different to anything we have known, they will reshape the future in their own image. He further emphasizes “Forget Millennials. It is their kids we should be worrying about.” The next generation of consumers will not only be radically […]

Cesar Harada Getting Hands Dirty with Various Sustainability Projects

Cesar Harada

Cesar Harada is a French-Japanese Designer, Environmentalist, Educator, Entrepreneur, passionate about Ocean Technology, Impact Innovation, and Education based in Hong Kong. Cesar is the Director of the MakerBay Group, Scoutbots, Senior Lecturer in Design and Architecture at The University of Hong Kong. He has got his hands dirty and launched a number of sustainability projects over the […]

Greg Larkin: Corporate Innovation

Greg Larkin

Greg Larkin, author of the international best-seller This Might Get Me Fired; and founder of Punks & Pinstripes, a global community of entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and punks, shared his insights on how to promote innovation and disruption in our companies at his presentation at Singularity University. Watch the video below to learn more: Greg Larkin has built […]

Cyriel Kortleven: The Change Mindset

Cyriel Kortleven

Global speaker Cyriel Kortleven shares pragmatic tools to boot creative and entrepreneurial mindset in this time of disruptive change. In the TEDx video below, Cyriel talks about The Change Mindset–an agile mindset that’s all about suspending judgment, exploring different perspectives and being unafraid to fail forward. Cyriel emphasizes “Don’t mind the change, change your mind.” […]

Edgar Perez: How Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence will Change your World

Edgar Perez

Keynote speaker and business consultant Edgar Perez, discussed disruptive technologies and how global executives can come up with comprehensive business strategies to cope with the changing times. Machine Learning and Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence’s most successful approaches to date, have dramatically improved speech recognition, visual object recognition, object detection and many other domains, bringing remarkable […]

Dana Leong Created Music by Collaborating with A.I.

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, Grammy Awards Winner, has recently created a piece of orchestral electronic music by collaborating with an AI music platform, AIVA. Here is the launch video of iDragon, the Human + AI collaborated music, and also the subsequent video in which he explained how he made music with AI. Dana Leong has been dubbed as […]

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 […]

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 […]

Conversation with Dave McCaughan – 2021: Health and Wellness will be different

Dave McCaughan

In a recent webinar, Dave McCaughan had discussions with industry experts on the foresight of health and wellness, exploring how the consumer journey will look in 2021 and discovered how we can win-win-win in this fast-moving era, especially after the covid-crisis. Vast subjects such as water, sustainability, immunity, nutrition, new life builders, innovation, change management, […]

Minter Dial Publishes New Book: You Lead, How Being Yourself Makes You A Better Leader

Minter Dial

Bestselling author and professional speaker Minter Dial has just published a new book called “You Lead: How Being Yourself Makes You a Better Leader” last month. Here is a synopsis: Your biggest asset in leadership is you. How can you expect people to trust and believe in you, if you aren’t truthful and don’t embrace your […]