Posts Tagged ‘events‘

What exactly is the Internet of Things? #IoT

One of the best resources on the Internet of Things can be found on The website includes lots of information on the subject: articles, books, websites, media, organisations, events, and IoT Stack and an IoT Toolkit. Check out this excellent infographic below by postscapes and

London workshops by Rohit Talwar in June

Rohit Talwar (Futures Agency member) will be hosting two events in June Workshop: Human Enhancement, the Future of Technology and the Technology of the Future will be taking place on June 7th 2013. Eminent futurist José Luis Cordeiro ( will also be present at the

futuristgerd: (via MediaFuturist: From Ego to Eco: a short video introduction to the event in Sao Paulo Nov 5 2012) Related articles “Meet me in Sao Paulo Nov 5: Markets of the Future: From Ego to Eco. On Nov. 5 at the Museum of…” ( futuristgerd:

Please join me (Gerd Leonhard) for this debate – should be great fun. Andrew Keen – often called the Anti-Christ of Silicon Valley – is a long-time colleague of mine and even though we don’t agree on a lot of things he puts forth about

Everybody is talking about ‘data is the new oil’ aka big-data. SoLoMo (social local mobile) is the battle cry of the day. Human-machine interfaces are rapidly evolving and may quickly become commonplace (think Google Glasses, MSFT Kinect), artificial intelligence is the geek-phrase-of-the-day, and Kurzweil says

futuristgerd: Please join me for this unique event (there is no charge except for your attention:) The Future of Television: Social, Mobile, Over-the-top? With Stowe Boyd and Gerd Leonhard (The Futures Agency) on Sep 4, 2012 5:00 PM CEST Social web strategist, speaker and blogger Stowe

Meet Gerd Leonhard at XML Switzerland September 14-16, 2012 – X Media Lab

Link: Meet Gerd Leonhard at XML Switzerland September 14-16, 2012 – X Media Lab derfuturist: X|Media|Lab “Participation Culture” Pro-Day Conference brings 16 of the world’s leading experts to Basel to explore these new worlds, new platforms and new opportunities. Treffen wir uns da! Basel 14.-17.

X Media Lab Switzerland ‘Participation Culture’ is Switzerland’s must-attend digital, cultural and creative industries event of 2012. X Media Lab Switzerland highlights the intersections between the cultural, creative and technological – the interplay between the freedom of art and the precision of engineering and the

Keynote speaker: Gerd Leonhard // Music industry’s future scenario: the next three to five years – the cloud, creators, rights, money and the people formerly known as consumers. 15:00 – 16:00 @ Remisen (Godsbanen) The world-renowned futurist and keynote speaker Gerd Leonhard will among other