This article accompanies today’s release of my new film “How the Future Works”. First, I’ll show what’s happening right now, and why I think it’s urgent to ponder the future of work, jobs, education and training. Then I’ll talk about what we, personally, can do: and lastly I’ll lay out what governments and societies need to do to ensure that our future will be mostly heaven.
Blogging about the Future
A collection of themes from my recent keynotes and talks – reuse permitted under creative commons attribution non-commercial license!
Happy new year: here is a nice short video interview with my key messages for 2020 (recorded at Festival de Linkiesta 2019)
Technology vs Humanity: Spanish Overdub of Gerd Leonhard’s keynote at the Colombian Business Conference 2019 in Medellin
Um debate relevante: Ética e a Tecnologia com o futurista global mais influente do momento! REGISTER HERE. This event will be held an a central hotel location in Rio. I hope to see you there!
2020s visions: We’ll get flying cars just before becoming software-based people (Eric Mack via CNet – good read!)
by David A. Smith The world’s population is set to grow by 2.2 billion between now and 2050[i], and given that this is in tandem with rising prosperity, we are forecast to need an extra 70 percent of food than we did in 2009[ii]. Despite