A short podcast on the future of jobs: STEM and HECI (humanity, ethics, creativity, imagination)

I just added a new ad-hoc podcast on the future of work and jobs on my Audioboom channel. This is a hugely important topic that will need some major attention from governments, corporations, SMEs and the entirely educational system. My key message: automation and robotization will dramatically and exponentially i.e ‘gradually then suddenly‘ alter the work/jobs/education and training landscape … Continue reading "A short podcast on the future of jobs: STEM and HECI (humanity, ethics, creativity, imagination)"

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How much do YOU believe in technology? A short video excerpt from my keynote at Global Leadership Summit 2015

    This is a short excerpt of my talk on ‘a new relationship of man and machine’ at the Global Leadership Summit / London Business School   and here for the slides, podcasts and PDFs

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New video on digital transformation, automation, robotics: Futurist Gerd Leonhard’s keynote at KPMG symposium Chicago

  This is a nicely recorded video and one of my best talks to-date, imho 🙂 Thanks to KPMG for making this available!  Topic: the digital transformation of business and society; a futuristic view of impacts that the shift from labour to automation will have on businesses and society in general.   Read more about the KPMG Chicago event … Continue reading "New video on digital transformation, automation, robotics: Futurist Gerd Leonhard’s keynote at KPMG symposium Chicago"

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My presentation on the future of connectivity at Telecoms World Middle East TWME 2015, Dubai

It was a pleasure to be at this unique event. Thanks to Terrapinn for asking me to do this keynote. Here are the slides from today: high res via dropbox (42 MB PDF) or Connectivity Future Telecommunications ICT Gerd Leonhard Dubai Futurist Public-web  12MB PDF   KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: CONNECTIVITY AS THE VEHICLE AND DRIVER OF INNOVATION   •   … Continue reading "My presentation on the future of connectivity at Telecoms World Middle East TWME 2015, Dubai"

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Slides and video: Gerd Leonhard at Open Innovations Forum 2015, Moscow: the future of humanity in a world of exponential technologies

” Automation and robotization of technology, new materials, 3D printing, modern engineering, digital technology and artifical intelligence change not only industrial and business models, but also human lifestyle and employment patterns. At the Forum we will discuss new technologies, innovations and the future of labor market, and also the possibilities and risks that the new … Continue reading "Slides and video: Gerd Leonhard at Open Innovations Forum 2015, Moscow: the future of humanity in a world of exponential technologies"

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