Education and Training Articles

It seems to matter what you read (via Quartz)

Luke MacGregor wrote end of June about “a study published in the International Journal of Business Administration in May 2016, found that what students read in college directly affects the level of writing they achieve.” Published on Quartz, below a noteworthy quote: “Understanding others’ mental states

Learning to live (on the future of learning)

This is a guest post by Rudy de Waele & Humberto Schwab, originally posted on Medium. Learning to live As new technological innovation is eating the world, the need to improve the connection between the academic and business world becomes dramatically urgent in order to

Gerd Leonhard, TFA’s CEO, to speak at CIOCITY 16 in Amsterdam, June 27-28

The flagship event for every international CIO is now scheduled. Mark your agenda for June 27-28 in Amsterdam! Do not miss the workshops by @gleonhard and @creativores. Review the brochure of these 2 events, and keep track of the speakers and registration process on CIO CITY’s dedicated website! Click

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

Artificial Intelligence systems found to have the IQ of a 4-year-old

Science Alert: They’re gaining on us! Experts think improvements in machine learning and natural language capabilities (see Siri, Google Now, and Cortana) will lead to AI systems that are much better at thinking like humans in the next few years. Conducted by a team from the

Zukunftsfähige Schulkonzepte entwickeln (in German, by Futurist Andreas Walker)

  Hans Lenzi interviewt Andreas M. Walker Dass im Zuge von Globalisierung und Digitalisierung auch die Schullandschaft Veränderungen braucht, ist Gemeinplatz. In welche Richtung aber soll Schule neu gedacht und angepasst werden? Es ist hohe Zeit, die Diskussion darüber zu führen. Andreas M. Walker, Zukunftsentdecker