Trends Articles

A 2017 Trends Collection

Curated by Futurist and The Futures Agency Member Rudy De Waele, below some links to interesting 2017 trends: » Fjords Trends “Twelve months of research, 1000+ cups of coffee, and probably an entire forest worth of Post-its (don’t worry—we recycle). That’s what it took for

Top 10 Emerging Technologies in 2016 (via WEF)

Written by Oliver Cann and already published in June 2016 on the WEF’s Agenda, it is always interesting to revisit this report a few months later to see where the technological development stands today. “A diverse range of breakthrough technologies, including batteries capable of providing power

Futurist Workshop in Copenhagen January 19, 2016

Learn to discover the future and teach others to do the same. How? Just join the Futurist Workshop offered by Louise Fredb0-Nielsen and FutureNavigator Denmark. Copenhagen, Denmark , January 19-20, 2016 This is what people are saying: I have been inspired, motivated and put further in my own development

2 great podcasts on Artificial Intelligence

1) a16z Podcast: Artificial Intelligence and the ‘Space of Possible Minds’ “What is A.I. or artificial intelligence but the ‘space of possible minds’, argues Murray Shanahan, scientific advisor on the movie Ex Machina and Professor of Cognitive Robotics at Imperial College London.” In this special

The Consequences of Machine Intelligence

If machines are capable of doing almost any work humans can do, what will humans do? Another interesting visionary view by Moshe Y. Vardi (The Atlantic – October 2012) on the consequences of automation, robotisation, artificial intelligence, exponential technologies and digital transformation driven to the extreme: “The