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Disruptor alert: Which sector is next?

October 11th, 2020 at 10:38 am » Comments Off

With change being the one constant, it is almost certain that more sectors will face disruption in Australia and across Asia in the future. Which industries will be next? Three experts weigh in.



Post-Coronavirus era to require leaders Capable of anticipating unknown risks

April 15th, 2020 at 2:38 pm » Comments Off

GENOA (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – 02nd April, 2020) The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will last for a relatively brief period, but will however change the course of history and the nature of leadership, global trend researchers and forecasters have told Sputnik. On Wednesday, World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that he expected […]



Virginia town where drone deliveries are daily

April 5th, 2020 at 11:20 am » Comments Off

Paul Sensmeier awaits his drone delivery Futurist Thomas Frey has predicted that drones will become the most disruptive technology in human history. In a quiet residential neighborhood in Christiansburg, Virginia., one happens to be disrupting the work of two landscapers. The workers silence their weed eaters, looking to the sky in wonder as the whining […]



What the future will look like for work, colleges

March 11th, 2020 at 11:30 am » Comments Off

For more than a century, automotive engineers have focused much of their attention on making vehicles as comfortable, safe and convenient as possible for drivers. They’ve perfected the positioning of the steering wheel and gas pedal. Experimented with the best way to arrange knobs and controls. Determined the optimum placement of mirrors and other accessories. […]



12 futuristic things that actually already exist

February 10th, 2020 at 12:25 pm » Comments Off

The future is now  As this list of items will reveal, the space-age electric future that we once only dreamed about is here. (Yes, right now!) The speed at which technology is evolving and changing every aspect of our lives is astounding. Think about it. As Futurist Thomas Frey has pointed out, before 2007, our […]



The future of jobs is already here

January 27th, 2020 at 1:04 pm » Comments Off

One of the great challenges of the business world is predicting which jobs will grow and which will disappear. Several companies and institutions are working to solve this great mystery, including the World Economic Forum (WEF), an international organisation that “involves society’s leaders of politics, business, culture and other spheres in shaping global, regional and […]



What is a futurist? 12 things to know about the coolest job you never knew you could have

January 8th, 2020 at 11:44 am » Comments Off

When you hear the word futurist, what comes to mind? You might think about those fortune teller stands at the fair — for $50, you can learn at what age you’ll die, if you will ever find true love, and address any other deep-seated insecurities. But where fortune tellers will root their predictions in divine […]



What will technology jobs look like a decade from now?

January 6th, 2020 at 12:55 pm » Comments Off

Individuals will need to upskill to ensure career longevity even as automation takes over certain jobs. Careers in vogue right now may not even exist a decade later. India, till not so long ago, could not churn out enough software programmers to keep up with demand. Although the demand still exists, it has become more […]



Futuristic advancements we can expect within the next decade

December 12th, 2019 at 12:11 pm » Comments Off

Our society has made incredible advancements in technology, resulting in pivotal discoveries and accomplishments. We are lucky to be living in a time when science and innovation are proceeding at an increasingly rapid pace. The things we see as commonplace today were simply science-fiction just 10-20 years ago. Looking to the next decade, here are […]



Futuristic advancements we can expect within the next decade

November 18th, 2019 at 3:23 pm » Comments Off

Our society has made incredible advancements in technology, resulting in pivotal discoveries and accomplishments. We are lucky to be living in a time when science and innovation are proceeding at an increasingly rapid pace. The things we see as commonplace today were simply science-fiction just 10-20 years ago. Looking to the next decade, here are […]



Cities declare war on cars as more auto bans stop traffic

November 11th, 2019 at 3:46 pm » Comments Off

New York City fired the latest salvo in the war against automobiles Wednesday.  The City Council passed a $1.7 billion plan that will fundamentally change how the citizens of the Big Apple bike, bus, and walk through Manhattan, Queen, Brooklyn, the Bronx and Staten Island. The five boroughs in the next five years will see […]



Brighter future for ag: Vertical underground farms, driverless tractors

August 16th, 2019 at 12:34 am » Comments Off

Futurist Thomas Frey of the DaVinci Institute told InfoAg attendees that agriculture is “soon to become the coolest profession on Earth.” ST. LOUIS — Futurist Thomas Frey says we’re entering a period of unprecedented opportunity. Why? “Because humanity is going to change more in the next 20 years than in all history,” he told the […]



33 Dramatic predictions for 2030