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Futurist Glen Hiemstra Keynotes the Annual Landmark Solutions Innovation Forum

In this keynote speech for Landmark Solutions, Glen Hiemstra, Founder of Futurist.com, discusses future challenges and opportunities. Landmark, a Halliburton business line, is the leading technology solutions provider of data and analytics, science, software, and services for the exploration and development of energy.

Awesome Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Gifthub, the ultimate online destination for coders, has a great repository on Artificial Intelligence (AI). It’s a curated list of Artificial Intelligence (AI) courses, books, video lectures and papers. If you’re as interested in the subject as we are, you definitely need to check out this resource.

The Futures Agency YouTube Channel

Check out our new The Futures Agency Channel on Youtube. A selection of the best videos and interviews of our speakers, including Gerd Leonhard, Rohit Talwar, Glen Hiemstra, Ross Dawson, Yuri Van Geest, Rudy De Waele, Simon Torrance and many more. The channel is updated regularly

Platform Capitalism

Some prominent critics even speak of “platform capitalism” – a broader transformation of how goods and services are produced, shared and delivered. Instead of the tired conventional model, with individual firms competing for customers, we are witnessing the emergence of a new, seemingly flatter and

What is the Servitude Bubble?

I’m going to call it a Servitude Bubble. For the simple reason that it is largely based on creating armies of servants. You can call them whatever buzzwords you like — “tech-enabled always-on super-hustling freelance personal brand capitalists”. But the truth is simpler. The stuff of the

ESPN and the future of sports

The distributed future of content won’t resemble the model that made ESPN the richest network in the world. Although live sports will command large audiences for a long time, the right home for news and analysis probably won’t look like one site for 100 million

Everything Is Accelerated

Great overview in 5 Pictures and 500 Words by Heather E. McGowan on the accelerated pace of change of everything around us: from computing to human intelligence, more consumers than producers, robotic,  business and disruption acceleration, and an increasing technology accelerated development. Everything is happening faster and this