Tag Archives: trends

Mike Walsh, Leading Futurist, Spoke Virtually at Industry Event on The Future of the F&B Industry

Mike Walsh

In his virtual presentation, Mike Walsh discussed how the pandemic did more than change the world, it brought the world of 2030 forward a decade to today. Just like in 1918, the COVID19 crisis has accelerated technologies and social forces that will ultimately reshape our behaviors, beliefs and the way our society operates. We are at the […]

Dr Mark van Rijmenam – The Digital Speaker series: Algorithmic Management

Mark van Rijmenam

Dr Mark van Rijmenam has created his digital twin, “The Digital Speaker”, to discuss various digital trends. In this episode, he discusses algorithmic management; what it is, how it helps, how it hurts, what the future holds, and how it will affect you personally. Algorithmic management is the use of computer algorithms and artificial intelligence […]

Morinosuke Kawaguchi Publishes New Book, Complete Analysis of Price-Value Interrelation: A Comparative Approach, in Japanese

Morinosuke Kawaguchi

Morinosuke Kawaguchi, Japanese futurist and strategist, has recently published his new book, “Complete Analysis of Price-Value Interrelation: A Comparative Approach, 超万物開闢図譜(ちょうばんぶつかいびゃくずふ)” . 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 and the shipment volume on the […]

Why Dr Leroy Chiao, NASA Astronaut Sees Many Reasons for Optimism Despite the Pandemic

Dr Leroy Chiao

In a recent Asia Society interview, Dr Leroy Chiao, former NASA astronaut, shared why he saw many reasons for optimism despite the pandemic. In the latest episode of Asia Society’s series Asian Americans Building America, Asia Society President and CEO Kevin Rudd speaks with Leroy Chiao, a Chinese American astronaut, about his upbringing, his work […]

Michele Wucker on Identifying and Confronting the Obvious Risks of Gray Rhinos

Michele Wucker

Michele Wucker is specialist in risk management and crisis anticipation and is author “The Gray Rhino: How to Recognize and Act on the Obvious Dangers We Ignore” and “You Are What You Risk: The New Art and Science of Navigating an Uncertain World”. In a recent interview, Michele took us through the concept of Gray Rhinos […]

Matthew Brennan Discusses ByteDance, TikTok, and China’s Growing Influence in Global Tech

Matthew Brennan

Apps like WeChat are leading a wave of innovation in China and the world, quickly bringing China closer to the goal of becoming a technological superpower. In a recent podcast interview, Matthew Brennan discusses about the future of Chinese mobile technology and innovation. Matthew is a speaker and writer focusing on Chinese mobile technology and […]

HKSTP Corporate Innovation Summit A Great Success

HKSTP Corporate Innovation

We at Speakers Connect are most thrilled for the opportunity to engage Brett King, leading banking futurist, and Alex Osterwalder, founder of Business Model Generation, to speak at the HKSTP Corporate Innovation Summit; as well as innovation veteran Guy Parsonage and Vincent Vaucelle to facilitate the corporate innovation workshops! Tremendous reviews from the audience and […]

Lital Marom: Reimagine your Future Post COVID-19: Foster Innovation & Agility

Lital Marom

Lital Marom will take you through a new method of proactive leadership thinking that is relevant to all executives that operate in today’s high-velocity digital era of constant disruptive change in her new keynote “Reimagine your Future Post COVID-19: Foster Innovation & Agility”. COVID-19 is a big wake up call for most businesses to innovate […]

Brett King and Alex Osterwalder Speaking at HKSTP Corporate Innovation Summit

Brett King

Brett King, leading banking futurist, and Alex Osterwalder, founder of Business Model Generation, will be speaking at the HKSTP Corporate Innovation Summit in May 2021. Brett will be sharing insights on “Bank 4.0 – Who will be the Winners and Losers in the Smart Bank Account Wars?” with banking senior executives, and Alex Osterwalder will […]

Anders Sorman-Nilsson – Decoding Tomorrow: Retail Renaissance and Pandemic Recovery

Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Futurist Anders Sorman-Nilsson shares in his Decoding Tomorrow program insights on the Retail Renaissance in the Roaring 20s and why you must double down on your innovation efforts – today. When the facts change, I change my mind. What do you do? – John Maynard Keynes Leading indicators and data sets are showcasing that the […]

Darren Thayre, Asia-based Digital Transformation Expert, Available to Speak at your Upcoming Event

Darren Thayre

We at Speakers Connect are proud to share that Darren Thayre, Asia-based digital transformation expert is now available to speak at your next event. Darren in currently heads the Digital Transformation and Digital Ventures for Google across Asia-Pacific, Japan and China and has been responsible for some of the largest digital transformations globally for Amazon […]

Philipp Kristian Diekhöner Launching New Book: RESET: Rethinking Our World and Creating a Different Future

Philipp Kristian Diekhöner

Philipp Kristian Diekhoner is set to launch his latest book: RESET: Rethinking Our World and Creating a Different Future and it’s already creating a buzz as pre-orders come in. Everybody has a plan until they don’t. 2020 was supposed to be different. Approaching the dawn of a new decade, global sentiment on the 2020s was […]

Jordan Nguyen – Future of Technology & Humanity

Jordan Nguyen

Automation and Artificial Intelligence has been around for many years, but more recently the large leaps and bounds of the technology mean they are drastically affecting our businesses and digital lives. We’re finding we need to transform in response to these evolving technologies. Everyone has heard about the oncoming threat of AI, but what about […]

Brett King: How banks could achieve digital innovations in the pandemic era

Brett King

Brett King, renowned fintech futurist explained how banks could achieve digital innovations in the pandemic era in his recent virtual presentation. Brett King is a bestselling author and the founder of a breakout new retail banking concept, Moven. Voted as American Banker’s Innovator of the Year in 2012, King initially achieved recognition for his bestselling book ‘BANK 2.0′, […]

Dave McCaughan: “COPING” with the COVID Pandemic

Dave McCaughan

COPING is a big theme of 2020 for many due to the COVID pandemic. Dave McCaughan, marketing expert shares his insights and research on the topic. Dave McCaughan has over three decades experience leading the development of advertising and marketing strategies across the Asia-Pacific region. He started in his native Sydney joining McCann in 1986 where […]

“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 […]