This is a big day for Gerd Leonhard – after 18 months of intense writing and crafting, his new book is finally ready to be published on September 8, 2016. Gerd has teamed up with fellow futurist Rohit Talwar’s new publishing company Fast Future Publishing and today Gerd announced
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To benefit from artificial intelligence, we should act now, before it is too late (Gerd Leonhard Quotes via The Telegraph)
In yesterday’s article on The Telegraph, journalist Oliver Pickup writes: “Chief executives must be acutely aware of how to harness the power of AI to transform their human capital if they are to avoid a future of failure.” He cites Gerd Leonhard, who was a session leader at
This is the complete video recording of Gerd Leonhard’s talk at Innotown Innovation Conference end of May 2016 in Ålesund, Norway. Gerd spoke about digital transformation and the key future scenarios impacting business, culture, technology and society. See https://gerd.io/28ZXoP6 for the slides and more details.
Following his recent keynote at CommunicAsia 2016 in Singapore, Gerd Leonhard was interviewed by Channel NewsAsia. The post written by Jonathan Peeris as well as a short video clip were published online yesterday. Some quotes… “The goal of business is not efficiency. We’re confusing the goal
Gerd Leonhard spoke at the “Google Atmosphere” event on June 9, 2016, in São Paulo, Brazil. Last week he has made the slide deck of his speech publicly available. Below some his best-ofs: Future of Work Leadership Google Atmosphere Brazil Gerd Leonhard Public-web For Portuguese-speakers,
A new paper on error-tolerant agent designs, “Safely interruptible agents”, has been released last week by Google DeepMind Research Scientist Laurent Orseau and MIRI Research Associate Stuart Armstrong. From the abstract: “Reinforcement learning agents interacting with a complex environment like the real world are unlikely to behave
Published last week on Harvard Business Review, this post by Barry Libert, Megan Beck and Yoram Wind explains that “digital transformation halts, or fails, for many reasons”. Quote: “Identify how your core beliefs manifest themselves in your business. Consider your guiding principles, time and capital
Population size, economic meltdowns, energy shortages, water shortages, food shortages are just a few headlines published every day. In this article by Steven Kotloer, recently published by the Huffington Post, four forces of abundance show a different picture. Noteworthy: “What does the world really look like?
Futurist Gerd Leonhard: more changes in the next 20 years than there were in the past 300 years (via Business Times Singapore)
The Business Times published a review of Gerd Leonhard’s presentation during CommunicAsia2016 two days ago in Singapore. Gerd Leonhard “… predicted that in the next five years, increased global connectivity, super-computing and more powerful interfaces will bring about exponential changes in how people communicate, consume media and
The India Times picked up on Google CEO Sundar Pincha’s first letter he wrote to employees end of April, an annual tradition introduced by the founders. A quote from this letter where he “predicts the end of computers as a device”: “Looking to the future,