Tag Archives: trends

Cate Trotter: How has the smartphone transformed the way we shop?

Cate Trotter

Retail expert, Cate Trotter, in her recent article, elaborates on how the smartphone has changed retail experience. She used examples from Starbucks, Net-a-porter, Nike, 7-Eleven, JD, and more to demonstrate how retailers are getting innovative with mobile commerce. Think back to the first mobile phones for a moment. Now think how far we’ve come in […]

Michele Wucker: Is COVID-19 a ‘gray rhino’ event?

Michele Wucker

TEDTalk speaker and bestselling author Michele Wucker, in her recent conversation with Asian Scientist, answers an important question—Was COVID-19 a gray rhino event? Michele discussed her gray rhino theory with respect to the COVID pandemic, and what gray rhino events we should anticipate in the future. Watch the full interview below: Michele Wucker is an award-wining […]

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, […]

Dr Jordan Nguyen: Big Tech And Ideas Can Radically Change The Way People Connect

Dr Jordan Nguyen

In a recent interview, Dr Jordan Nguyen answers the question “Can big ideas radically change the way people connect?”. Jordan shared his experience in working with people with disabilities, and started wondering if is is possible to help inspire their sense of independence by building a car they can drive? Is this kind of technology possible, where […]

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 […]

Futurist Gihan Perera – Online Presentations

Gihan Perera

Gihan Perera is one of Australia’s leading online presenters, and has been running online presentations since 2009, when they were just in their infancy – and long before some people even had fast broadband Internet. His expertise in this area includes: Teaching other thought leaders and presenters the art and science of online presentations, through […]

Anders Sorman-Nilsson – Creating Sustainable Success: Scenario Planning for the Coronavirus & Future Disruptions

Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Futurist Anders Sorman-Nilsson conducts scenario planning webinars that outline a strategic thinking method for innovation and risk mitigation – for both this viral disruption and the beyond-tomorrow trends. The video below is an on-demand Corona Strategy Webinar where Anders talks about future shock, disruption and more: Anders Sorman-Nilsson is a reformed lawyer, and the founder and […]

Michael McQueen: The Post-Crisis Kickstart

Michael McQueen

Michael McQueen launched his new keynote “The Post-Crisis Kickstart” to help organisations to cope with the challenges brought about by COVID-19. The secret to accelerated growth and sustained momentum In the wake of any crisis, smart businesses and leaders recognise the importance of kickstarting their momentum – and fast. Having spent over 15 years studying […]

Vito Di Bari: Beyond Coronavirus – The Future of Business

Vito Di Bari

Acclaimed futurist and innovation leader Vito Di Bari says that “The lockdown will change the way we work forever.” Companies are closing their offices, production and consumption are dwindling rapidly, and entire markets are grinding to a halt. The economy is in shambles. Can we transform the tragedy into an opportunity to reinvent ourselves and connect […]

Seth Earley : Is Your Data Infrastructure Ready for AI?

Seth Earley

Author and AI expert Seth Earley shares insights on AI initiatives as it relates to organizations, vendors, data systems and more in an article he wrote for Harvard Business Review. Co-written with Josh Bernoff, the HBR article answers an important question—Why do most of the AI initiatives of organizations fail? Seth Earley, from his 20-years experience […]

Futurist Brett King: Recovery Stage Post-pandemic Insight

Brett King

Futurist, Brett King, shared his insights about Covid-19’s impact and the lessons learned, what the future of business looks post-pandemic, the recovery stage following the government’s fiscal response to improve liquidity and how the position of the Big Techs have changed, in his recent interview for Finextra. Brett King is a bestselling author and the founder […]

Ray Hammond: After the Pandemic – Winners and Losers

Ray Hammond

Ray Hammond, Europe’s most experienced futurist, shared his insights on the winners and losers after the pandemic in his recent video. With over 30 years of experience, it is easy to see why Ray Hammond is tagged as Europe’s most seasoned, most successful and most widely published futurist. His decades of research, publication and keynotes have been […]

Dr Graeme Codrington and Keith Coats: Adaptive Leadership

Graeme Codrington and Keith Coats

Dr Graeme Codrington and Keith Coats discuss the Adaptive Leadership model, which could be best applied to your organisation and leadership team during this COVID-19 crisis. Watch their entire webinar here: Graeme Codrington is an expert on the future of work. He is a keynote presenter, author, futurist, facilitator and strategy consultant working worldwide across multiple […]

Mike Walsh: The Key to Building a Successful Remote Organization? Data

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh, leading futurist, shared his insight on the key to building a successful remote organisation in his recent Harvard Business Review article. Data has become even more important when teams are working remotely. Here are a few highlights: In this respect, distributed organizations are typically ahead of more traditional ones — where documentation can […]

Fireside Chat with Fredrik Haren, The Creativity Explorer

Fredrik Haren

In our recent fireside chat, we discuss with Fredrik Haren why creativity is even more important when there is a crisis, and how we can be more creative. Fredrik Haren is an author and speaker on Business Creativity. He has delivered over 2,000 presentations, lectures and workshops in over 60 countries on 6 continents. He […]